Knee Conditions in Miami, FL
The Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of orthopedic conditions and diseases such as common knee conditions. Our team of experts delivers the latest advances in personalized, comprehensive care to patients in our conveniently located clinics in Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale.
What are Common Knee Conditions?
Common knee conditions include; sprains, strains, breaks and tears to ligaments and meniscus. All of these knee conditions can cause pain, inflammation, and difficulty with walking, running, sitting, kneeling or other physical activity. The condition may be classified as a chronic when it has persisted longer than six months. Usually, a persistent condition in the knee indicates an underlying issue that must be addressed. Common knee conditions are usually accompanied by pain and inflammation in the knee area, with increasingly reduced range of motion and tenderness in the joint.
What are the Causes and Symptoms of Common Knee Conditions?
Common knee conditions, treated at the Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute, may be caused by a number of underlying conditions including bursitis, tendonitis, osteoarthritis, meniscus tears, and other cartilage injuries. To determine the underlying cause of your chronic knee pain, our doctors will inspect your knee for bruising, swelling, pain, tenderness, mobility and will evaluate the structures of your knee and joint to determine the severity of your condition. In some cases, the doctor may suggest a series of diagnostic tests, such as X-ray, CT scan, Ultrasound or MRI, to determine the precise cause of pain and the correct course of treatment for your condition.
How are Common Knee Conditions Treated?
Common knee conditions, can often be addressed by correcting bad habits, conditions, repetitive motor activities, and other lifestyle factors that trigger or exacerbate the pain. Our team of health professionals utilize the latest and most advanced diagnostic tools, techniques, and technologies to provide the most personalized and effective treatment options available. Your treatment may include medications, physical therapy, lifestyle modifications, and in extreme or advanced cases, surgery.
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If you would like more information on treatment for common knee conditions, please contact one of our conveniently located clinics in Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale.