Knee Pain is a common musculoskeletal condition that afflicts many on a frequent basis. Locating the exact point of the knee pain could provide answers to root cause of the pain. Pain the kneecap could be due to issues in the kneecap or tendons. Pain on the insides of the knee could be due to meniscus, ligament or iliotibial bank stress. Pain on the back of the knee could be due to hamstring tendons. Other reasons could be osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, meniscus tear, ACL tear, torn ligaments, gout, etc.
Physiotherapy can help with Knee Pain by
- Accessing and determining cause of knee pain
- Pain management
- Specific therapies to provide healing to inflation in knee
- Stretching and Strengthening exercise
- Soft tissue manipulation