CUTTING-EDGE TREATMENTS FOR
YOUR BONES & JOINTS
Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine Specialist
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
Dr. Mark Eilers is board certified in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine. Dr. Eilers graduated from the University of Missouri at Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He then attended Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he obtained a Master of Science in Pharmacology.
An injury to the AC joint, particularly the ligaments, can result in instability or separation of the AC joint (shoulder separation) causing pain, discomfort, and loss of function. In cases of a severe separation of the AC joint, your surgeon may perform a surgical repair or use a tissue graft to reconstruct the damaged ligaments.
Reverse total shoulder replacement, is an advanced surgical technique specifically designed for rotator cuff tear arthropathy, a condition where the patient suffers from both shoulder arthritis and a rotator cuff tear. Reversing the position of the artificial components.
The shoulder joint has a wide range of mobility but is subject to different kinds of injuries with repetitive movements during sports. Dr. Eilers performs advanced shoulder surgery to treat rotator cuff injuries (tendons) and SLAP tears (cartilage) to relieve pain and improve stability.