The rotator cuff is a very important structure for allowing the shoulder its miraculous range of motion. Unfortunately when the rotator cuff is torn
The meniscus is the soft tissue structure in the knee that acts as shock absorber during weight bearing activity. It is an important secondary stabilizer of the knee and our cartilage's first line of defense against progressive wear.
Cartilage is the ultrasmooth substance that exists within the joint that allows us to cycle our joint 10,000 times a day without a thought; but when cartilage is damaged the previously smooth ride can become quite a bumpy one.