Biceps tendon surgery

This type of surgery is used to treat a tear or rupture such as a distal biceps tendon tear, which can cause pain and weakness of the joint.

The type of procedure offered depends on the extent of your injury and may involve removing torn fibres and attaching the tendon that remains, or complete reattachment of the tendon using stitches and screws.

Arthroscopy allows surgeons to use a type of keyhole surgery to diagnose and treat joint problems.
Shoulder replacement surgery is not as common as knee or hip replacement, but can be very effective in relieving joint pain and helping people to carry on with everyday activities.
Used for treating calcific tendonitis of the rotator cuff, this outpatient procedure uses ultrasound technology