Shoulder Surgery Procedures
The following video resources will help you to understand the surgical procedures that may be recommended by Adelaide shoulder surgeon Dr McLean.
Share them with your family and make sure to contact Dr McLean if you have any further questions.
AC Joint Repair with Arthrex® Dog Bone™
AC Joint Repair with Arthrex® Dog Bone™ provides anatomic restoration for AC joint injuries using minimally invasive surgery.
AC Joint Reconstruction With Tightrope
This animation shows a shoulder reconstruction to treat AC joint separation and dislocation. The AC Tightrope technique provides a simple, minimally invasive technique for acute AC joint stabilisation.
Knotless Shoulder Labral Repair with Arthrex® PushLock
Arthroscopic shoulder surgery for SLAP tears. Shoulder cartilage is re-anchored to the bone using screw-in anchors.
Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Using Cortical Buttons
See how the BicepsButton™ is used for treating subpectoral proximal biceps tenodesis. This is a simple, reliable and biomechanically stable repair of the long head of the biceps.
Speed Bridge Rotator Cuff repair
The SpeedBridge™ rotator cuff repair maximises contact between the torn tendon and bone. Watch the animation of this minimally invasive shoulder surgery technique.
More orthopaedic surgery videos and information
Shoulder surgery animations and information videos.
Elbow & Arm surgery animations and information videos.
Hand & Wrist Surgery
Hand surgery animations and information videos.
Information about upper limb conditions, treatments and after surgery care
Patient resources for shoulder conditions
Dr James McLean is an Orthopaedic surgeon based in South Australia. He practices at several locations around Adelaide, including Ashford, Elizabeth Vale, Bedford Park and Parkside. Check out Dr McLean’s articles on shoulder-related and post-surgery information.
How Dr James McLean can help
Dr James McLean provides consultation and various treatments for a wide variety of shoulder conditions in Adelaide.
With his extensive experience in treating upper limb conditions, he works with his patients to create tailored treatment plans which yield the best possible outcomes for their injuries.
Click here for more information on other conditions involving the shoulder, hand, wrist, and elbow which Dr James McLean has a special interest in treating.