Knee

A Patient’s Guide to Quadriceps Tendonitis of the Knee

Table of Contents Introduction Anatomy Causes Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment for Quadriceps Tendonitis of the Knee Rehabilitation Introduction Alignment or overuse problems of the knee structures can lead to strain, irritation, and/or injury of the quadriceps muscle and tendon. This produces pain, weakness, and swelling of the knee joint. These problems can affect people of all …

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Meniscus Injuries

Five years ago, Dr. Goldblatt, orthopedic surgeon and professor at the University of Rochester School of Medicine (New York) wrote an article on meniscal (knee) injuries. It was published in the Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine. Today, Dr. Goldblatt and two other orthopedic surgeons update that information here. More and more efforts are being made to …

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Genu Valgum (Knock-Knee)

Basics Description Genu valgum, or knock-knee, is a normal phase of development in children 2-4 years old. Girls normally have slightly more valgus of the knee than do boys. The valgus straightens to achieve the adult position by 6-7 years of age. Rickets, trauma, and genetic disorders also may cause genu valgum. Some patients have …

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A Patient’s Guide to Viscosupplementation for Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Table of Contents Introduction Anatomy Rationale Preparation Procedure Complications After Care Rehabilitation Introduction The squeaky hinge gets the grease. In the same way, the joint that aches from osteoarthritis (OA) gets the attention. Since the knee works like a hinge joint, it makes sense that lubricating the joint might help people with knee osteoarthritis. Accordingly, …

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We specialise and provide treatment of the following conditions for adults and children: Please call us at +65 6664 8135 (24 hours) for further queries or appointments. General Bursitis Lumps and swelling Muscle Strains Overuse Injuries Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) Skin, soft tissue and joint infection Shockwave Therapy Synvisc Injections – Joint Lubrication Injections …

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