Shoulder | Sports Medicine
Orthopaedic shoulder specialist Dr. Raymond Carroll joined Cary Orthopaedics in 2006 and loves practicing medicine in his home state. Dr. Carroll specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of shoulder disorders including rotator cuff tears, shoulder impingement, labral tears, shoulder arthritis, shoulder instability and shoulder fractures such as clavicle fractures and proximal humerus fractures. He is a nationally recognized shoulder surgeon who also performs Independent Medical Exams and second opinion services for patients with shoulder conditions resulting from personal injury, complications of shoulder surgery and workers’ compensation claims.
With extensive experience in arthroscopic shoulder surgery and shoulder replacement, Dr. Carroll routinely performs arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs, arthroscopic labral repairs and arthroscopic shoulder surgery for other conditions. He specializes in shoulder arthroplasty (replacement) including anatomic shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement and partial shoulder replacement. He is also experienced in the surgical treatment of shoulder instability and shoulder dislocations. For patients who require surgery, Dr. Carroll is trained in arthroscopic labral repair, arthroscopic posterior labral repair, open bankart/labral repair, open capsular shift and latarjet or coracoid transfer procedures.
In addition to his medical training and residency, Dr. Carroll has extensive credentials as a shoulder specialist and sports medicine specialist. He was fellowship trained at the Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine at New York Orthopaedic Hospital and Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. He became certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2004 and received a Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine in 2008. He has been a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons since 2006.
Dr. Carroll is the team physician for Holly Springs High School, where he enjoys contributing his medical expertise in the community. At Cary Orthopaedics, he gets to know his patients and enjoys helping each one reach his or her personal goals while recovering from injury or surgery.