Patellar (Kneecap) Subluxation

A subluxing patella (kneecap) is a temporary, partial dislocation of the  kneecap from its normal position in the groove in the end of the thighbone (femur). Knee Exercise Instructions More Information: More on Patellar (Kneecap) Subluxation from the American Academy … Read More

Osgood-Schlatter Syndrome

Osgood-Schlatter Syndrome is a painful enlargement of the bump of the shin bone (tibia) just below the knee. Osgood Schlatter Syndrome – How to Manage Pain in the Growing Knee by Christian Andersen, MD. Osgood-Schlatter Exercise Instructions More Information: More … Read More

Meniscal (Cartilage) Tear

When people talk about torn cartilage in the knee, they are usually referring to a torn meniscus, a piece of cartilage located in the middle of your knee. Meniscal tears are among the most common knee injuries. Athletes, particularly those … Read More

Lateral Collateral Ligament Sprain

The lateral collateral ligament is located on the outer side of the knee, attaching the thighbone (femur) to the outside bone in the lower leg (fibula). Knee Exercise Instructions More Information: More on Lateral Collateral Ligament Sprain from the American … Read More

Knee Arthroscopy

Knee arthroscopy is a surgical procedure in which the doctor examines your knee with an instrument called an arthroscope – a tube with a light on the end that is inserted into your knee and projects an image onto a … Read More

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