Pain in your shoulder can have many causes. You might injure it in a fall or accident, or you could have overdone a chore like painting. Chronic shoulder pain is most often caused by a condition called arthritis. It can also stem from problems in other parts of your body, which is called referred pain. When your shoulder pain persists or gets in the way of life, let Dr. Koutsky and the team at DuPage Spine and Orthopaedics help you. He will accurately diagnose the cause of your pain and provide a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan to help you to return to an active, healthy lifestyle.