Knee pain or knee injuries are extremely common. It is important to make an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your knee pain or injury so that appropriate treatment can be administered.
At PhysioPlus treatment of knee pain treatment involves thorough analysis of why you originally developed your knee pain, rather than only treating your symptomatic pain.
We strongly believe that if you don’t correct why you are vulnerable to knee pain then it is only a matter of time before your knee pain returns.
Together with a thorough knee and lower limb assessment, your knee treatment can progress quickly to get you pain-free and performing your normal sport or daily activities in the shortest time possible.
Treatment choices may be mobilisations, dry needling, kinesiotaping biomechanical assessment, proprioceptive and balance exercise and closed kinetic chain exercises.
Knee pain has many causes and your knee treatment varies considerably.
Some of the typical conditions that may cause knee pain are:
- Meniscal injuries
- Patellofemoral pain syndrome
- Jumpers Knee / patellar tendinopathy
- Chondromalacia patella
- Medial Collateral Ligament injury
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament injury
- Osgood Schlatters
- Iliotibial Band Syndrome