Shoulder Pain


Shoulder problems are very common and can occur at any age. The shoulder is a ball and socket joint with a large range of mobility. A mobile joint like this is very susceptible to injury.


What Are Common Causes of Shoulder Pain?

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Arthritis
  • Strain from Overexertion
  • Tendonitis from Overuse
  • Shoulder Joint Instability
  • Dislocation
  • Collar Bone or Upper Arm Fractures
  • “Frozen” Shoulder
  • Pinched Nerves (Radiculopathy)

What Are Possible Complications From Untreated Shoulder Pain?

Failure to seek medical care may make complications worse. The complications of shoulder pain are often progressive, varying depending on the underlying cause of the pain. Possible complications include:

  • Physical Disability
  • Permanent Immobility
  • Loss of Sensation
  • Paralysis

How is Shoulder Pain Treated?

Shoulder pain treatment depends on the cause of your pain. At the Regenerative Institute of Newport Beach we offer a variety of treatment options

Treatments for Shoulder Pain Include:

  • Non-Steroid Anti-Inflammatories (NSAIDS)
  • Opioid Medications
  • Physical Therapy
  • Splinting or Casting
  • Steroid Injections
  • Surgical Intervention

At the Regenerative Institute of Newport Beach we offer state-of-the-art surgical and non-surgical treatments for chronic pain and rehabilitation. In addition to osteopathic non-surgical medicine, our team offers solutions for arthritis, neck and back pain, knee pain, hip pain, shoulder pain, elbow, wrist, and joint pain, foot and ankle pain, fibromyalgia, headaches, and more.

The Regenerative Institute of Newport Beach and Dr. Khyber Zaffarkhan are located in the jewel of Southern California, Newport Beach. This location allows Dr. Zaffarkhan and our team to proudly serve the greater Orange County, Los Angeles, and Southern California areas, including Pasadena, Long Beach, Huntington Beach, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Malibu, and San Diego.

For more information on the best Newport Beach pain management specialist please contact our Concierge Patient Coordinator at (949) 438-1888 or

Regenerative Institute of Newport Beach
1601 Dove Street, Suite 275
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone: 949-245-1098
Fax: 949-200-6909
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