Shoulder arthroplasty services in Denver
Shoulder replacement surgery at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center is offered for patients experiencing shoulder pain, whether from arthritis or injury, that keeps them from their normal activities or range of motion. Our surgical team explores every option available, to ensure you receive the right treatment for your condition.
Do I need a shoulder replacement?
You should schedule an appointment with your doctor if you are experiencing any of the following conditions:
- Shoulder stiffness that keeps you from your normal activity
- Your shoulder pain keeps you from getting a night’s sleep
- Your should pain keeps you from moving your arms over your head and you have limited motion
- Your shoulder has persistent pain, despite other treatment and medicines
Before undergoing shoulder surgery, you are encouraged to attend a joint replacement surgery class to help you learn more about the entire surgical process, risks and additional services you may need during the healing and recovery process.