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Frozen Shoulder Treatment In Lahore

Frozen shoulder also known as adhesive capsulitis is a medical condition that affects the shoulder complex involving joints of the shoulder region. The patient is unable to move the shoulder overhead and has severe pain. In the past, it was believed that some frozen shoulders can be treated and usually require surgery. Thanks to the best physiotherapist in Lahore, now they can be easily treated with manual therapy, modalities, and rehabilitation exercises.

Shoulder is made of 3 bones (arm bone, collar bone and scapula bone) with a lot of muscles covering the shoulder and providing major stability to the joint.

Causes of Frozen Shoulder:

  • Injury to shoulder
  • Neck pain
  • Sudden jerk to the shoulder
  • Paralysis /stroke
  • Mastectomy
  • Bad sleeping posture
  • Diabetes
  • Heart conditions
  • Parkinson’s disease

Types of Frozen Shoulder


Directly linked to musculature of shoulder, stiff ribs and neck region, or any inflammation after overuse, abnormal sleeping posture or injury etc.


May be due to any existing disease e.g. diabetes mellitus etc.

Consultation with professionals

Common Stages to develop Frozen Shoulder

Freezing stage:

Start of the frozen shoulder. There is pain when the region is touched with any object or even with slight movement.

Frozen shoulder:

This is the chronic stage, there is more stiffness and tightness in the shoulder region. Pain is felt in the end of movement range.

Common treatment options:
  • Manual therapy
  • Manipulations
  • Physiotherapy
  • Rehabilitation exercises
  • Kinesio and rigid taping
  • Acupuncture
Risk Factors in Frozen Shoulder Treatment:

Age: People with increased age can have more chance to have degeneration in the joint and may develop frozen shoulder

Occupation: Painters, mechanical worker, masons, carpenters etc. likely have frozen shoulder

Sedentary lifestyle: arm movement is very important for healthy functioning of the shoulder joint. The one who have reduced movement in the shoulder joint can result in the stiffness of shoulder.
Diseases or Injuries:
Rotator cuff injury
Stroke, Parkinson’s or other neurological conditions
Infection in the lungs
Cardiovascular conditions or stunting


REHABCURE is a Physiotherapy, Nutrition, Frozen Shoulder Treatment, Psychology and Rehabilitation out-patient setting to provide Comfortable and Quality services to the Patients, Clients and Organizations. If you are in need of physiotherapy services and pain management, our experienced and Best Physiotherapists in Pakistan will ensure you get back to the activities you enjoy. 

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  • Achy and dull pain
  • Stiffness
  • Restricted movements of shoulder
  • Difficulty to perform ADLs.
  • Pain in shoulder and upper arm.
  • trauma
  • accident
  • Joint inflammation
  • scar tissue formation