Knee pain is common in many adults. Apart from the ever-present feeling of discomfort it brings, it can also disrupt your everyday living. When dealing with knee pain, you will not be able to walk around correctly or engage in the physical activities you love.
Sadly, the number of reported cases of knee pain in the United States has increased over the last two decades. More than 25% of adults in the country have experienced knee pain at some point. Fortunately, knee pain can be treated effectively with the aid of exercises and physical therapy. Do you live in Oklahoma? Talk to the experienced physical therapists in Fusion Physical Therapy, Lawton to get rid of the knee pain!
What are the causes of knee pain?
There are three causes of mild and chronic knee pain:
Regardless of the underlying cause of your mild or chronic knee pain, you can trust the physical therapists at Fusion Physical Therapy in Lawton, Oklahoma, to deliver relief. The treatments are designed on a case by case basis, to resolve your knee problems as quickly as possible.
What are the types of knee pain?
The type of knee pain is dependent on the location of the pain in your knee. There are five types of knee pain and they include the following:
- Medial knee pain
- Osteoarthritis knee pain
- Anterior knee pain
- Lateral knee pain
- Ligament tear pain
Regardless of the kind of pain, the outcome is the same: inability to seamlessly engage in activities that require the use of your legs.
How we can help
When you contact our physical therapists here at Fusion Physical Therapy in Lawton, Oklahoma, for a solution to your knee pain, the first step is a comprehensive analysis of your knees to isolate the underlying causes. After evaluating your medical history and symptoms presented, we can create a treatment plan that is best suited for you. The treatment may include the following:
- Electrical stimulation
- Ice treatment
- Heat therapy
- Individualized exercises
Book your appointment today to get started!