What’s Causing Your Shoulder Pain?

According to New Orleans orthopedic surgeon Dr. Richard Meyer, rotator cuff injuries are one of the most common causes of shoulder pain, but not the only cause. A condition referred to as the “frozen shoulder” is often mistaken for a rotator cuff problem because it...

Is there such a thing as “good” pain?

The expression says, “no pain, no gain” but when it comes to exercise – especially for those over the age of 40 – New Orleans orthopedic surgeon Dr. Richard Meyer says it’s important to understand the difference between good pain from muscles...

How to Protect Your Shoulders During Summer Sports

Most families enjoy outdoor sports during the summer months – swimming, golfing and volleyball being some of the common ones. New Orleans orthopedic surgeon Dr. Richard Meyer encourages children and adults to stay safe and avoid painful injuries while playing....