i worked at vail hospital for 3 years with both steadman/hawkins group and vail summit orthepedics. if it were my shoulder i would have dr hackett with steadman/ hawkins cut on me. a close second is dr millett with steadman/ hawkins. and third choice would be dr abbott with vail summit orthepedics.
but so much of the outcome is your physical therapy. howard head at vail hospital is awesome. you have to remember that these guys work on some of the best in the world, both surgeons and PT's. take your time, it is an investment. but agreed, dont have surgery unless absolutly necessary.
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