Articles About : Knee

Conventional vs. Robot-Assisted Knee Replacement

robot-assisted-knee-replacement

Knee replacement surgery, also known as total knee or partial knee arthroplasty, can be life-altering for many patients who suffer from osteoarthritis and other joint problems. This surgery can eliminate pain and restore mobility, allowing patients t ... View More...

ACL Injury Prevention and Screening Program

ACL injury prevention

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury prevention education has become more necessary in recent years, as these and related orthopedic knee injuries have increased significantly in the United States. Treatment is time-consuming and costly, leaving t ... View More...

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome, or Runner’s Knee

runners-knee-syndrome

Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS), also known as runner’s knee, is a common complaint among runners and other athletes. In fact, it is one of the most prevalent orthopedic injuries among both amateur and professional runners alike. The pain that ... View More...

Shin Splints

shin splints

Shin splints is a term used to refer to pain in the front of the lower leg, along the shinbone or tibia. The pain may be sharp, dull or aching, and it may worsen during and after activity. Also known as medial tibial stress syndrome, this condition i ... View More...

Is Your Knee Pain Due to Iliotibial Band Syndrome?

Knee Pain

If you have knee pain, you might assume that you have a muscle or ligament-related injury. In some cases, however, your pain may be the result of a condition known as iliotibial band syndrome. Also known as IT band syndrome or ITBS, this condition in ... View More...

Three ACL Injury Symptoms Women Should Never Ignore

ACL Injury

An ACL injury is an over-stretching or tearing of the anterior cruciate ligament in the knee. The ACL joins the femur, or upper leg bone, to the tibia, or lower leg bone, and helps to keep the knee stable. Injuries to the ligament inside the knee joi ... View More...

Knee Exercises to Build Strength and Flexibility

Knee Exercises

Knee exercises can help boost your fitness level and increase your sports performance. But even more important, they also can help keep your knees healthy and prevent serious injuries. Regularly exercising your knees can build strength and flexibilit ... View More...

Prevent Overuse Injuries While Working Out

Working Out Overuse Injuries

Overuse injuries such as tennis elbow, runner’s knee and Achilles tendinitis affect athletes of all ages and skill levels. If you exercise regularly, you may be at risk for these types of injuries. Why? Because they may occur as a result of placing ... View More...