• Repair rotator cuff and bicepts tendon tears
  • Repair or clean-up a torn labrum/capsule attachments
    • Stabilize an unstable shoulder
  • Repair or clean-up roughened cartilage surfaces (arthritis) or associated loose bodies
    • only if the arthritis is mild
    • often in conjunction with treatment of labral tears
  • Address impingement/tendonitis/bursitis
  • Clear infections without associated hardware