Dr. Ackland specializes in arthroscopic reconstruction of the shoulder and knee, with emphasis on revision arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder. Revision surgery of the shoulder requires a careful assessment, review of previous records and surgeries, and a thorough understanding by the patient of what can and cannot be accomplished. This is one of the most difficult arthroscopic procedures to perform and patients come to see Dr. Ackland from all around the world.
Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder includes rotator cuff repair, Bankart repair for shoulder instability, shoulder decompression, and other complex procedures. The most common revision surgery that Dr. Ackland performs is a failed rotator cuff repair. He also performs Genzyme cartilage transplants for the knee at New England Baptist Hospital.
Dr. Mason specializes in total shoulder replacement and joint replacement of the hip, knee and shoulder..
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears
- Cartilage Transplant
- Knee Arthroscopy
- Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD) of Knee
- Patellofemoral Syndrome
- Meniscus Tear
- Fulkerson Osteotomy
- Superior Capsular Reconstruction (SCR) Surgery
- Rotator Cuff Tear
- Labral Tear
- SLAP Repair
- Bankart Repair
- Total Shoulder Replacement