Listen to our episode on rotator cuff repairs  as Dr. Patrick Denard  gives us an excellent overview! 

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Dr. Denard completed his residency at Oregon Health and Science university, and completed a fellowship in advanced shoulder arthroscopy at the San Antonio Orthopaedic Group with Dr. Burkhart. He then completed a shoulder reconstruction fellowship in Lyon, France with Dr. Walch. He is the director of Oregon Shoulder fellowship and serves on the editorial board for multiple orthopaedic surgery journals.

Goal of episode: To develop a baseline knowledge on rotator cuff repair..

We cover:

  • Rotator cuff anatomy
  • Visualizing the tear
  • Tear pattern
  • Advanced arthroscopic mobilization techniques
  • Fixation biomechanics