The knee joint is one of the most stressed in the body, and one of the most common areas we treat at Ortho PT. Injuries can result from sports activities, too much weight on the joint, arthritis, and can stem from something as common as twisting the wrong way when climbing the stairs.
Stabilization, strengthening, and manual therapeutic massage are ways to treat many common knee injuries pre- and post-surgery (if surgery is necessary). We use these and other tools to make the knee as strong as possible to avoid future injury.
Common conditions we treat in this area include: