Knee Injuries

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

Patellofemoral pain syndrome is a common knee disorder that most often affects runners and athletes involved in jumping activities.  It also strikes the senior athlete whose bones and ligaments have become weaker through sporting injuries [...]

Articular Cartilage Damage

A chondral knee injury is the result of articular cartilage damage within the knee. Articular cartilage is a specific connective tissue covering joint surfaces. Viewed by the naked eye, it has a glistening, white appearance. [...]

Meniscus Injury

Different knee injuries can affect the meniscus. The meniscus is a small “c” shaped structure within the knee that represents itself as a piece of cartilage acting as a cushion in the knee joint. The [...]

ACL Injury

While there are 4 main ligaments located in the knee, injuries to the ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) are the most common knee injuries seen. The ACL is critical to knee stability, strength and mobility and [...]