The knees are one of the most important aspects of human movement. Those who suffer from knee pain might struggle with mobility. Knee pain can happen gradually from years of wear and tear or an injury can cause immediate pain that may last if not properly treated. The knee is one of the largest and most complex joints in the human body as it is made up of many ligaments, bones, tendons, and cartilage that work together to help you with everyday movements. Those who suffer from knee pain may have trouble walking, or even sleeping based on the severity of the pain. The occupational therapists, physical therapists, and orthopedic doctors and surgeons at Carle McLean County Orthopedics are experts in knee pain and will work to get you back to feeling like yourself again.
There are many different injuries and conditions that can cause knee pain. All ages are affected by knee pain and the location and severity of knee pain will vary depending on the problem at hand. The experts at Carle McLean County Orthopedics have seen it all! Injuries and medical conditions that can cause knee pain include:
- Torn ligaments
- ACL injury
- Knee bursitis
- Torn meniscus
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Dislocated kneecap
Our skilled team of therapists, doctors, and surgeons are excited to meet with their patients and learn about the pain or injury. They will consider the location and severity of the injury or pain and develop the best treatment option and plan for your life. Don’t let knee pain affect your life any longer. With advanced physical therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, knee exercises, knee injections, noninvasive surgical options, and knee replacements available we can help you get back the life you love. Call Carle McLean County Orthopedics today to schedule an appointment and discover the best treatment option for you.