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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
May need surgery.: Your knee seems unstable. see a sports medicine knee specialist for an accurate assessment and plan.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Bursitis?: Could be a bursitis, could be a meniscal cyst among other things. See a sports medicine knee specialist for an accurate diagnosis.
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Stretch.: Stretch the calf muscles before you g to sleep. Make sure you're well hydrated and have a good balance of electrolytes in your system.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Xrays: First we start with xrays. An MRI may be necessary. The treatments can vary from medication and physical therapy to surgery. See a sports medicine trained orthopedic surgeon for an accurate assessment and plan.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Tendinitis: It could be tennis elbow, or golfers elbow, both forms of tendinitis. See a non-surgical sportsmedicine specialist for an accurate diagnosis.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Tendinitis.: It could be tendinitis. Tennis elbow and golfers elbow are very common forms of tendiniitis. See a non-surgical sports medicine specialist.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
See specialist.: See a fellowship trained foot and ankle special;ist for treatment
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Physical therapy: You may need some physical therapy to improve. You may also need orthotics. See a fellowship trained foot and ankle specialist for treatment.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Icing.: Keep icing the ankle. Keep up with your physical therapy strengthening exercises. They can take 3-6 months.
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