Are you dealing with persistent knee swelling? If so, it may be time to schedule an appointment with an Orthopaedist. An Orthopaedist is a physician who specializes in surgical and non-surgical treatment of bones, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments
As Benjamin Franklin famously said, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This also proves true in reducing the risk of serious knee injury in all athletes, especially young athletes. Research has proven that injury prevention programs are effective and that participation in injury prevention programs is important for reducing future medical costs and preventing ACL injuries, osteoarthritis, and total knee replacements.
Anterior knee pain, or pain under and around the kneecap, is commonly referred to as patellofemoral pain syndrome. Patellofemoral pain syndrome, or PFPS for short, is one of the most common musculoskeletal problems that will cause people to seek medical treatment.
Personalized health care is slowly becoming a thing of the past. In today’s healthcare climate, it’s fairly typical for Orthopaedic Surgeons to utilize assistants for