Syracuse Area Health – Strasburger Orthopaedics

SLAP tear treatments

What is a SLAP Tear, and how can it be Avoided or Repaired?

One of the most feared conditions when it comes to baseball players’ ability to remain competitive is a SLAP (Superior Labrum Anterior to Posterior) tear. While in the ‘70s the injury best known for taking out players in their prime was a UCL tear in the elbow, the development of “Tommy John” surgery was able …

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