Rheumatologists, Orthopaedic Surgeon Collaborate in Advanced Shoulder Arthritis Presentations

A collaboration between specialists in the Divisions of Rheumatology and Immunology and Orthopaedics at Duke is improving care for patients with complex shoulder arthritis and osteoarthritis presentations.

Orthopaedic surgeon Christopher S. Klifto, MD, initiated a collaboration with Duke Rheumatology physicians, including Jennifer L. Rogers, director of the Duke Lupus Clinic, to improve communication and care decisions for patients with advanced shoulder arthritis and tendon conditions.

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Dr. Christopher Klifto invited as faculty instructor for an advanced total shoulder/reverse/ revision total shoulder arthroplasty course

Dr. Christopher Klifto invited as faculty instructor