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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammation: Inflammation of the patella due to overuse or repetitive motion. Overuse injuries respond best with rest, ice and nsaids. Therapy helps with decreasin ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammation: Overuse injuries respond best with rest, ice and nsaids. Therapy helps with strengthening and range of motion.
A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Daquino
20 years experience Sports Medicine
Listen to your body: Start by decreasing any aggravating activity. Ice the area 20 min 3 times a day and try some over the counter anti-inflammatories. Exercises to stretc ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammation: Overuse injuries respond best with rest, ice and nsaids. Therapy helps with strengthening and range of motion.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Exercise but need: Exercise is the best way, but you need imaging like ultrasound or MRI to see what the tendon looks like
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Inflammation: Overuse injuries respond best with rest, ice and nsaids. Therapy helps with strengthening and range of motion.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience Radiology
MRI: Mri.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Not sure?: This treatment is effective in treating unresponsive tennis elbow. I am personally not aware of this as a treatment for patellar tendonitis. If you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Exercises, NSAIDs: Exercises and antiinflammatory meds often will help. Talk with an orthopedist.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
28 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Wait : Surgery is only indicated for patients who have failed a thorough course of non-operative care. Talk to your orthopaedic surgeon to understand your b ... Read More
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