A review of the physical examination of the shoulder with orthopedic, neurologic, and functional assessment procedures. The correlation of mobility versus stability issues as well as the differential assessment of the contractile and non-contractile soft tissues of the shoulder will be introduced. Active care and chiropractic treatment options based on these findings will be taught. Treatment of common shoulder conditions including impingement syndrome, rotator cuff pathology, frozen shoulder, and scapular dyskinesis will be reviewed as well as case studies