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FMLA Forms

You know the demands of your job better than anyone. Please help us to help you but by filling out the following document if you have any FMLA or short-term disability forms.

Discharge Forms

You will receive discharge instructions after your procedure. If you need an extra copy, many of the commonly used pathways are here. Please ask the team if you have any questions about the restrictions and therapy that is appropriate for your particular surgery.

Arthroscopic Shoulder

  • Discharge after shoulder repair (used for rotator cuff repair, biceps tenodesis, labral repair and any other shoulder surgery where something is repaired)
  • Discharge after shoulder surgery (used for isolated distal clavicle excision, isolated aromioplasty and any other shoulder surgery where no structures are repaired)
  • Discharge after shoulder capsular release

Open Shoulder


  • Discharge after distal biceps tendon repair
  • Discharge after elbow surgery. (used for any elbow surgery where a sling is placed, except for distal biceps tendon repair)
Disclaimer: All information presented on this website is intended for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of rendering medical advice. The information contained herein is not intended to provide medical advice, diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. If you are not a patient of Dr. Garrigues then consult your physician for medical advice. If you are a patient of Dr. Garrigues then please refer to the instructions given to you at the time of your procedure as every procedure and every patient has nuanced differences–these are only intended as guidelines.

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