Treatment Options for Knee Pain
May 2, 2016•11 min
Knee pain is a common symptom in people of all ages and fitness levels, and is one of the most common reasons you might see an orthopedic specialist. It sometimes begins as mild discomfort and gets worse over time, or it may start suddenly after an acute injury. Knee injuries can cause pain, loss of function, and premature arthritis in patients.Common knee-related symptoms may include: A feeling that your knee “gives way”, pain with activity such as walking, inability to squat or kneel and trouble sitting for a long period of time due to pain. Kyle Ritter, MD is here to help you better understand your options if you are experiencing knee pain.