Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is a hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgeon based in Miami, FL (read about “Badia Hand to Shoulder Center“). Learn what are the most common shoulder problems, including Rotator Cuff Tears. Consultations may be scheduled via phone by calling (305) 227-4263 or internet by completing this online form.
Miami, FL, January 8, 2020 When it comes to shoulder repair, some surgeons are defying nature and doing it all backwards – and studies are showing that can be a good thing, says noted sports medicine and orthopedic specialist Alejandro Badia MD, an expert in treatment of musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limbs. He is referring to reverse shoulder replacement, also called [...]
Persistent shoulder pain often due to partial rotator cuff tears as we reach middle-age is an extremely common problem Fortunately, we have a solution now with arthroscopic insertion of a collagen patch as seen here with a general surgery colleague who came from the Cayman Islands to have this done. NO pain.. We have learned a lot about rotator cuff tears over the past several [...]
If you are suffering from pain, your own body may have the solution through injection of your own platelet rich plasma. PRP injections help reduce pain and improve healing outcomes! Patient Getting PRP Injection by Dr. Badia | Guided by Augmented Reality Ultrasound View this post on Instagram A post shared by Badia Hand to Shoulder Center (@badiahandtoshouldercenter) [...]
35th National Congress of the Colombian Association of Hand Surgery / 17th South American Congress of Hand Surgery Dr. Badia has been invited to the 35th National Congress of the Colombian Association of Hand Surgery / 17th South American Congress of Hand Surgery, to be taking place in Cartagena, Colombia. I am thrilled and humbled for the opportunity to participate in these two [...]
Are You a Candidate for this Shoulder Surgery? Reverse shoulder replacement is a type of shoulder replacement in which the normal ball and socket relationship of glenohumeral joint is reversed, creating a more stable joint with a fixed fulcrum. A reverse shoulder replacement is a treatment option for people with severely damaged shoulder joints. Please watch this Facebook Live [...]
"Upper extremity injuries tend to keep the players out of the game for a bit longer" For some countries, soccer is an integral part of their culture, and their players are hailed as national heroes. So, with the World Cup merely a month away, fans from all over the world are placing their bets on their national teams and players. One key component that defines these teams’ victories [...]