Physical Exam

A physical examination is an evaluation of the body and its functions using various maneuvers such as inspection (to check out the body for signs of disease), palpation (feel with the hands), percussion (tapping with the fingers), and auscultation (listening to the sounds). It assists the doctor in the diagnosis process.

Shoulder Physical Examination includes:

  • Inspection/Examination
  • Palpation
  • Range of Motion
  • Rotator Cuff Strength Testing
  • Impingement/Rotator Cuff Tests
  • Instability Tests
  • Labral Tests
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