AC Joint

The ACJ can be subluxed or dislocated. It can also suffer arthritis.

Surgical repair of the ACJ is possible. Dr Kirkham uses a synthetic graft to allow for earlier return to motion. Phone to discuss

Arthritis of the ACJ can be removed using a purely keyhole, arthroscopic , minimally invasive technique.

Dr Kirkham performs this procedure and it is done under a GA ; and typically takes about 45 minutes. The pt can actively ,move without a sling. It is typically a day only procedure.