Biological Reconstruction of the Shoulder: Dr. Brian Cole

Case Example

  • 16 year old female swimmer
  • Underwent arthroscopic shoulder stabilization 2 years previously
  • Intra-articular pain pump placed for post operative pain management
  • Patient developed significant pain and motion loss over the subsequent 6 month period
  • Patient remained symptomatic after subsequent capsular release and debridement
  • Definitive biologic restoration includes a humeral head osteochondral allograft and marrow simulation of the glenoid