Both traditional open and minimally invasive procedures carry a risk of causing side effects of shoulder surgery. Doctors at Florida Hospital use many techniques to reduce risks and avoid any complications, but it’s important for patients to understand the possible side effects.
These are some of the possible side effects of shoulder surgery depending on the specific procedure:
- Infection caused by surgery
- Blood clots
- Unsuccessful surgery. Pain or lack of functionality persists.
- Injury to surrounding nerves or blood vessels
Speak with a doctor at Florida Hospital to discuss possible side effects and risks of shoulder surgery.