Knee pain is very common condition that affects all age group. it can result because of falls/collisions, sport injuries, sprain, tear of muscle or ligament/ meniscus, arthritis leading to degeneration of bones and cartilage, trauma/ accidents, fracture or infection. This can lead to swelling, pain, weakness, instability, inflammation, bursitis / tendinitis of the knee.
Knee is a large weight bearing joint so maintaining a healthy weight is very important to avoid over weight bearing on the knee.
An osteopath appreciates it connection with other body regions such as ankle, foot, hip, lower back, pelvis, muscles of the back, knee, ligaments etc and is able to efficiently treat the the body as a whole and help you get back to your normal healthy lifestyle.