Frequently Asked Questions on Arm/Shoulder

how does a shoulder brace work?

A shoulder brace immobilizes the shoulder in order to prevent furthur injury while recovering from a shoulder surgery or dislocation.

When to use a shoulder immobilizer?

Shoulder immobilizers can be used in case of strains or sprains, torn rotator cuff, dislocated shoulder or shoulder instability.

How to care for your shoulder immobilizers?

you must Hand wash the shoulder immobilizer using cold water and mild soap and Air dry in shade. Do not brush hard or squeeze. Do not machine wash the brace.

What is shoulder seperation?

Shoulder separation can occour as a result of traumatic blow or fall on the shoulder. Common symptoms include pain and swelling in the area after the injury. You may also notice a bump on the top of your shoulder that can be caused by the tearing of the AC ligament and dislocation of the clavicle. You may have difficulty in moving your arm. It is recommended to consult a medical professional immediately if you see the signs of a separated shoulder.

What is a shoulder stabilizer?

A shoulder stabilizer helps in protecting the AC joint from further injury. These special braces allow for shoulder immobilization and controlled range of motion for shoulder dislocations, rotator cuff tears and separations.