If you are experiencing knee pain, this may be the result of an injury or inflammation. At MedAmerica in Deerfield Beach, our physical therapists will work with you to strengthen muscles and joints, increase mobility and decrease pain.

Knee pain can be caused by:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Chondromalacia
  • Gout
  • Injuries
    • ACL Fracture
    • Torn meniscus
    • Knee bursitis
    • Patellar tendinitis
  • And more!

Common symptoms of knee injury or inflammation:

  • Pain at the knee joint
  • Swelling and stiffness
  • Weakness
  • Decreased stability and mobility
  • Popping or crunching noises
  • Knee catching or locking
  • Inability to fully bend and/or straighten the leg

Knee pain can impact your daily life and decrease quality of life. Those suffering from knee pain may miss work, neglect once loved hobbies and avoid family events because the pain is unbearable. The causes of knee pain are wide-ranging and often debilitating. However, our specialists are experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of knee pain to promote increased mobility and comfort.

Treating knee pain

At MedAmerica, we use physical therapy to treat those suffering from knee pain. Our team of specialists will work with you to develop a plan of care personalized for your specific needs. Your therapy plan might include education and hands on treatment targeting the following:

  • Rest
  • Heat and/or cold therapy
  • Stretching, balance, and strengthening
  • Walking and mobility
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Massage

Contact us at MedAmerica today to book an appointment to consult with our physical therapists. We have a team of highly skilled specialists who work together to help YOU regain the joy of living without pain.