Using advanced arthroscopic surgical techniques, as well as open procedures, Dr. Boykin is skilled to treat a variety of shoulder conditions and injuries.  Following a thorough physical examination, if it is determined that a surgery is needed in order to correct the shoulder injury, Dr. Boykin will discuss the exact procedure and the potential outcomes.  Every patient is unique and each shoulder surgery and technique is different and may require varying steps depending on how complex the injury is.  Dr. Boykin will prescribe a tailored approach for each patient with a specific set of post-operative surgery guidelines to follow.  Physical therapy will be prescribed, and as a team, you both will work towards the goal of a full recovery so that you can get back into the game of life.