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Old 07-10-2007   #1
 
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Shoulder surgery doc

Can anybody who has had their shoulder patched up offer some beta on a good doc? The shiznat keeps popping out on me and I am tired of not being able to lift my arm above my chest.

I'm in the market for a good surgeon and my insurance covers a wide range of orthos is Fort Collins, Boulder, Denver and beyond.

Just looking for the best I can get since I get a choice.

Thanks

Jason

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Old 07-10-2007   #2
 
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Check out Dr. Abbott or Dr. Cunningham up in Vail/Summit. Those guys are the best thing out there for shoulders. Steadman is good, but good luck getting in to see him, and he mostly does knees.
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Abbot

I will second Dr. Abbot. I haven't had any trouble with mine since.
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Old 07-10-2007   #4
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I'd recommend:

David Grauer, MD Orth Surg
1155 Alpine Ave
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 449-2812
(303) 449-4545

He did a great job on my shoulder.
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Dr Abbott - Nice work

Had surgery 2 yrs ago - Paddling strong now. He's got an office in vail and edwards. ....thumbs up.
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