Patella Tendon/Anterior Knee Pain Syndrome

“The most common cause of knee pain”

What is it?

Pain over the front of the knee is all too common, however it can originate from a number of pain sensitive structures, each of these different structures require slightly different treatment approaches. The front of the knee often gets overloaded with repetitive tasks such as running/squatting/driving.

Knee Pain Treatment

What does it feel like?

A dull throbbing ache right through to a incapacitating stab. Tasks such as going up and down stairs become very difficult.

How can we help?

First a diagnosis must be made targeting what exactly the pain sensitive structure is, once this has been concluded the reason this tissue has irritation will be deduced. Treatment often includes inflammation reduction, functional assessment, soft tissue work, acupuncture and educational advice.

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