If you suffer from a shoulder injury, your top priority is eliminating the pain so you can resume using your arm with comfort and strength. At MedStar Georgetown, our orthopaedic shoulder specialists dedicate themselves entirely to that priority. We care for a wide range of disorders and offer shoulder treatments and surgical procedures to relieve everything from a sports-related injury to a degenerative disease.

Every patient who visits us benefits from the unique expertise of our orthopedic surgeons in the most advanced shoulder treatments and surgical procedures. Our shoulder surgeons are leaders in the field who innovate new procedures for shoulder surgery and who are sought after by surgeons around the country for guidance on performing complex surgical techniques. We also perform the largest number of reverse shoulder replacements in the Washington area.

In addition, MedStar Georgetown shoulder surgeons are:

  • Fellowship trained and specialize exclusively in shoulder surgery
  • Specialize in minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgical approaches, which allow for greater precision, less pain and a faster recovery than in traditional surgery
  • Have expertise in cutting edge techniques for treating shoulder disorders, such as arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and reverse shoulder arthroplasty, as well as traditional shoulder replacements
  • Develop a personalized shoulder treatment plan to effectively manage your shoulder problem, as well as a rehabilitation program to promote healing and strength building after your procedure

We also make sure that you and your family understands all of your shoulder treatment options. We spend time with you to answer all of your questions and concerns before deciding which procedure will be most effective for you – and most appropriate for your lifestyle.

Advanced shoulder treatment options we offer include:

Make an Appointment

For more information or to schedule an appointment with a shoulder specialist, call our scheduling line. 

Phone: 202-295-0549

Shoulder Specialist

brent wiesel
Brent B. Wiesel, MD