What is Knee Pain?
It is a common complain that affects people of all ages.
Can physiotherapy help people with knee pain?
Yes. Physiotherapy is an effective treatment for majority of the causes of knee pain and some people recover without the need for surgery. Those who require surgery still need physiotherapy before and after surgery. A Physiotherapist will carry out a comprehensive examination of your knee to ascertain the cause of your knee pain and provide corresponding physiotherapy treatment.
What are the causes of knee pain?
Loose body in the joint
Iliotibial band syndrome
Hip and foot pain
Dislocated knee cap
Patellofemoral pain syndrome
Excessive weight or obesity can accelerate degenerative changes in the joint causing pain
Lack of knee muscle flexibility and strength can lead to knee injuries
What other symptoms accompany knee pain?
Knee feels warm to the touch
Popping, clicking or crunching noises
Inability to fully straighten or bend the knee
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