Snapping Scapula

Shoulder movements cause the scapula to glide smoothly over the ribcage due to the presence of fluid-filled sacs called bursae. An abnormal snapping sound or sensation may occur with movement of the scapula due to abnormalities of bursae and adjacent hard and soft tissues. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha