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yhprum1720Directly contradicting the post above... Shoulder injuries are notoriously difficult. It's a tricky thing to both stabilize the ball and socket joint and retain the near 360 degrees of range of motion that a shoulder has. Don't expect it to be easy.
Speaking from experience, PT is key. It takes a long time to regain range of motion and even longer to strenghen the muscles that help with stability. Even after it's back at full strength it may take years for it to feel normal again. After 5 years I've never had a sublux or dislocation (had 30+ before the surgery), but it also still does not feel as stable as my healthy shoulder. Overall, I'm better off than I was before.
Moral of the story, shoulder injuries suck, take the recovery seriously, and don't get discouraged if it doesn't feel normal immediately.
hootsquadYeah unfortunately this is kind of what I was expecting. I actually did PT for like 2 months before I found out it was torn so I sort of know what its like. Also my friend recently had the same surgery and what he told me about it was along the lines of what you said. Especially the stuff about it still not really feeling like a normal shoulder again which blows
But thanks for the response I appreciate the response