Profiling Muscles Series – Part 8: Muscles of the shoulder joint posterior for Fitness Trainers – The Supraspinatus
By Dr Paul Batman, PhD.
The supraspinatus is a small but powerful muscle situated on the top of the scapula and partially covered by the trapezius and the deltoid.
Supraspinous fossa of the scapula.
Top of the greater tubercle and capsule of the shoulder joint.
The supraspinatus belongs to the following muscle groups: