Knee Pain

Knee Pain

Knee Pain

Knee pain may be mild, moderate, or severe, and may result from a variety of different ailments, conditions, or injuries. Although minor cases of knee pain may respond well to conservative treatment, moderate to severe cases may benefit more from interventional pain treatment.

Knee Pain

Knee Pain Causes

Knee pain may develop after an injury, degenerative condition, or structural abnormality. Causes of knee pain may include:

  • ACL injury
  • MCL injury
  • Muscle strain
  • Broken bone
  • Bursitis
  • Iliotibial band syndrome
  • Dislocated kneecap
  • Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Failed surgery
Knee Pain

Knee Pain Symptoms

Symptoms of knee pain may vary depending on the location, severity, and cause. Signs and symptoms associated with knee pain may include:

  • Sharp, dull, aching, or stabbing pain
  • Redness and swelling
  • Stiffness, instability, or muscle weakness
  • Popping noises
  • Decreased range of motion
  • Inability to fully bend or straighten the knee
Knee Pain

Knee Pain Treatments

Treatment for knee pain also depends on the location, severity, and cause. Common treatments for knee pain may include:

The first step in treating your pain is to get an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your symptoms. Based on your diagnosis, you and your doctor can determine your best treatment options. At The Pain Center, we offer traditional and state-of-the-art therapies to treat your pain and help get you back to your normal activities.

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