Once the shoulder has been dislocated, it may pop out of place over and over again. This tends to occur most commonly in younger people.
If the shoulder remains unstable the initial treatment is an aggressive rehabilitation program is recommended. If the shoulder continues to pop out of the socket following rehabilitation, surgery may be necessary to repair the ligaments and capsule around the shoulder joint.
For more information about instability of the shoudler, please call (918) 494-AOOK (2665).