Dislocated Shoulder but popped it back back into place.

Patient : Hello, my name is Daniel. I dislocated my shoulder about 2 hours and I spontaneously popped it back into place. There is little pain now. I am able to move it slightly but I am afraid it will pop back out of place. Since the pain isn't severe, do you recommend to go and see a doctor? Or should I ice it and take some inflammatory/pain pills?
Symptoms:  I dislocated my shoulder and popped it back into place. There is minimal pain but there is also minimal movement. I feel as if it will dislocate again from any sort of movement.
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Hello, Last March I sustained a hand injury. A line under high tention (a rope) snapped and hit the back of my ri...

Q: Hi, I am a 44 year old female. I have been exercising regularly for at least 15 years, including running 2-3 days a w...

Q: I broken my ribs 5 years ago (dec 2012). 4 ribs is not ok. Can they still be operated?

Q: I've been having some chronic neck pain so I went to the chiropractor she took x-rays and when she looked at the x-ra...

Q: Hello, I had fallen down a flight of stairs. Later when I went to pass a stool. I notice blood in my stool. I beli...


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon