Part 1: What is Shoulder Arthroplasty (Shoulder Replacement Surgery)?

This video series was created to help patients prepare for shoulder arthroplasty (shoulder replacement surgery) and plan for a successful recovery. In part one, we'll discuss shoulder replacement surgery -- what it is and how it works.

To learn more about total shoulder replacements at Washington University Orthopedics, please visit: ortho.wustl.edu/totalshoulder.