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Patient’s Story: Successful Restoration of Severe Shoulder Osteoarthritis Through Arthroplasty

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For the past eight months, Mr. William Perry has been suffering from right shoulder pain that disrupts his sleep and makes even the simplest tasks a struggle. Investigation revealed shoulder stiffness, a high pain score, and limitations in range of motion.

Dr. Ratthaphoom Watcharopas, a renowned sports medicine and shoulder joint surgeon, diagnosed Mr. William with severe osteoarthritis of his right shoulder. The most effective surgery for his case is reverse total shoulder arthroplasty; it allows the deltoid muscle to take over the role of the damaged rotator cuff when moving the arm. The results were life-changing. Mr. William is now pain-free and has regained the full range of motion.

For more information, please contact

Orthopedics Center, Vejthani Hospital
Call: (+66)2-734-0000 Ext. 2298
English Hotline: (+66)85-223-8888

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