The Cape Shoulder Institute / Shoulder Surgery & Consultation Rooms
Mediclinic Winelands Orthopaedic Hospital
Dr Joe de Beer
Orthopaedic Shoulder Surgeon
Dr Joe de Beers’ practice is confined to the care of shoulder problems of all types, and he does both open and arthroscopic surgery. He is a keen shoulder arthroscopist, and has developed an expertise in ultrasound of the shoulder, both diagnostically and for intervention.
Dr Joe de Beer specialises in the following shoulder surgery types.
Pectoralis Major Tendon Rupture
Proximal Humeral Fractures
Shoulder Instability & Dislocation
Subscapularis Tendon Tears
Rotator Cuff Tears
Osteoarthritis of the Shoulder (Arthritis)
The overlying acromion may squeeze or impinge upon the rotator cuff, causing inflammation and pain when elevating the arm.