Mumford procedure for Shanghai businessman

Acromio clavicular arthritis or collar bone arthritis is a painful condition of the shoulder. It is commoner than arthritis of the shoulder joint. It occurs in weight lifters, or after trauma or after a neglected dislocation.
Treatment is conservative to begin with pain killers and a local steroid injection. If after six months pain persists than a Mumford procedure or excision of the outer end of the collar bone relieves pain. This can be done arthroscopically or by mini open method.
REcently a businessman from Shanghai underwent this procedure.

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A.K. VENKATACHALAM * Gender: Male * Industry: Science, medicine * Occupation: Doctor( Orthopedic surgeon) * Location: Chennai : Tamil nadu : India About Me MBBS-Madras University MS orth- Delhi university, Central Institute of Orthopedics DNB orth- National board of examinations, New Delhi M.Ch Orth- University of Liverpool FRCS- Royal college of Physicians and surgeons of Glasgow. I perform Knee & Shoulder surgery in Chennai, India. Minimally invasive knee replacements, arthroscopy, ACL reconstruction, cartilage surgery, partial, revision and bilateral knee replacements are my specialties and interests. Tel 91 9282165002, 91 9176640002 Mail me -
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