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Looking to get back
in full swing?

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Is shoulder pain
affecting your game?

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Dr. Francis Mendoza

About Dr. Mendoza

Dr. Mendoza is a graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons. Since completion of his orthopaedic and shoulder training at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, he has served as the Director of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Mendoza is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, the Mid-Atlantic Shoulder and Elbow Society, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. As an educator, he regularly teaches residents and practicing orthopaedic surgeons advanced surgical techniques. He has been recognized as a top shoulder surgeon by Castle Connolly and by consumer groups.

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SPORTS-RELATED INJURIES

Tennis Injuries

Swinging a tennis racket over and over may be good exercise, but it puts a lot of strain on the elbow and shoulder, and can cause some painful repetitive-motion injuries.
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Golf Injuries

Swinging a golf club may look easy, but it can actually lead to a host of injuries, many of which may require treatment.
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Ski Injuries

Taking a fall while skiing is usually no big deal. But “bad” falls do happen, and may lead to injuries requiring medical attention.
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