Dr. Padalecki specializes in numerous sports injury, traumatic and degenerative-related conditions associated with the shoulder, knee, and hip. He is dedicated to each patient and strives to make the proper diagnosis and treatment recommendation so that a full recovery can be achieved. Dr. Padalecki is dedicated to research and applies the latest research standards and techniques during his assessments and treatments. Every injury will be treated based on each patient’s unique circumstance; when surgery is recommended, you can depend on Dr. Padalecki to offer the best surgical approach, performed with the highest levels of skill and with the least invasive methods that are currently available.
An Overview on a Sternoclavicular Joint Fracture (SC Fracture) The clavicle (collarbone) is a long, curved bone making up a portion of the shoulder girdle, connecting the shoulder to the sternum (breastbone). A sternoclavicular joint fracture takes place when a break occurs in the clavicle or the sternum. The break can occur at either end [...]