Posterior Labral Repair Postoperative Instructions
Immobilizer: Should be worn at all times (including sleeping) except for hygiene and therapeutic exercises until approved by Dr. Faryniarz (usually 4-6 weeks).
- Apply an ice pack or Game Ready icing machine to the shoulder as often as possible for the first 3-7 days to reduce pain and swelling. You may ice as often as 30 minutes every hour but not less than 3x/day. If using Game Ready, use the no pressure or low pressure setting.