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I suspect a torn lat muscle on my left side years now. I was

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I suspect a torn lat muscle on my left side for some years now. I was a big weight lifter and lat pull downs were one of my favorite exercises. Symptoms include-difficulty pulling or pushing away(cannot feel muscle working when doing rows or lat pull downs) Shoulder instability/tricep weakness, back muscle atrophy on left side, tightness in left upper back, posture issues. I'm wondering what type of orthopedic doctor do I see? Would this be a shoulder specialist?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Orthopedics
Expert:  khagihara replied 11 months ago.

I think sport medicine specialist is a good choice of your symptoms.

Expert:  khagihara replied 11 months ago.

Sports medicine doctor.

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