Knee pain is one of the most common painful distresses that affect people of all ages. This distress can be a result of a sudden injury such as torn cartilage & ruptured ligament or a chronic medical condition including infection, arthritis and gout. Self-care measures or home remedies can be helpful in this distress unless it becomes severe. Knee braces and physical therapy can prove out to be beneficial for relieving acute as well chronic knee pain condition. However, many severe cases need surgical treatment. But, an accurate treatment for this tormenting condition can be selected only after analyzing the symptoms and causes of the pain.
Signs and Symptoms that Accompany Knee Pain are:
- Difficulty in walking due to instability of knees
- Inflammation and stiffness
- Redness and warmth to touch
- Weakness or instability
- Popping or crunching noises in knees
- Inability to fully straighten the knee
- Pain while bending the knee
Immediately Consult Your Doctor If:
- Cannot bear weight on your knee
- Pain in Knee when you stand
- Have marked knee swelling
- Difficulty in fully extending or flexing your knee
- Notice deformity in your leg or knee
- Have a fever with redness, pain and swelling in your knee
If you are suffering from chronic knee pain condition and looking for an effective treatment, then we welcome you at Integrated Spine and Pain Center, Queens, New York. At our center, we have a team of qualified and experienced health specialists who employ latest techniques such as X-ray, CT scan and MRI to determine the root cause of knee pain. According to the nature of knee pain, they begin with the suitable treatment such as we make use of medications for pain relief or to treat an underlying condition.
Another, effective treatment used for relieving knee pain is Physical Therapy. It is a soothing treatment in which joint range of motion and exercise is used to promote mobility, functional ability and quality of life. Besides, we make use of various injections as per the diagnose results to cure painful knee condition as these eliminate the needs of medication, reduce pain and speed up the healing process. Some of the injections that we use are Cortisone Injection, Viscosupplementation Injections, PRP injections and Stem Cell Injections. Visit our center today in Queens, New York to bid goodbye to your painful knee condition.