The knee joint is a complex joint with many components, making it vulnerable to a variety of injuries. Many knee injuries can be successfully treated without surgery, while others require surgery to correct.
Pain arising from the knee joint itself presents as pain in the front, the sides or the back of the knee. Sometimes, pathology in the hip can present with knee pain and this is known as referred pain.
There are many causes of knee pain and they vary depending on the age of the patient, whether trauma was involved, associated medical problems, the activity level of the patient, etc.
Knee pain may be a result of cartilage, joints or ligaments problem. Learning about the different types of knee treatment can help in your understanding of your knee problems.
For a comprehensive consultation to choose a treatment suited for your health conditions, contact our experienced knee surgeons today!