Shoulder Injuries



Peter D. Vizzi, M.D., Lafayette, Louisiana and surrounding areas including Breaux Bridge, Carencro, Opelousas, Abbeville, Youngsville, and Broussard.

Shoulder injuries and painful conditions of the shoulder can be very debilitating. These injuries can be caused by a variety of reasons including sports, trauma and arthritis. Often times a specific injury is not identified. There are many reasons for shoulder discomfort so the identification of the cause of shoulder pain becomes very important in treating the problem.

Some shoulder injuries and conditions which can occur include:

AC Joint Separation Rotator Cuff Tear / Injury Shoulder Separation
Labral / Labrum Tear / Injury Biceps tendon tear / Injury SLAP tear
Bankart tear / Injury Shoulder sprain Shoulder Bursitis
Shoulder Impingement Shoulder Instability Fractures around the Shoulder
Shoulder Dislocation Frozen Shoulder Shoulder Arthritis


With his advanced training in treatment of shoulder injuries and shoulder conditions, Dr. Peter D. Vizzi will efficiently and cost effectively evaluate and treat your shoulder pain in order to help return you to the lifestyle you enjoy.