Mayo Clinic Orthopedic Surgery


Sports Medicine: Superior Capsular Reconstruction

October 3, 2021

Host: Kelechi R. Okoroha, M.D.  (@DrOkoro)

Guest: Christopher L. Camp, M.D. (@ChrisCampMD

Sports medicine specialist Christopher Camp (@ChrisCampMD) joins host Dr. Kelechi Okoroha (@DrOkoro) to discuss Superior Capsular Reconstruction (SCR), a recent innovation to treat patients with rotator cuff deficiency.  Doctor Camp talks about the treatment options for patients with irreparable rotator cuff tears and the indications for SCR surgery.  He discusses graft options for the surgery, preferred surgical technique and the current literature surrounding SCR.