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How can i strengthen my patella after dislocation?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Physiotherapy : Treatment for patellar dislocation is vital to hasten the healing process, reduce the likelihood of recurrence and ensure an optimal outcome. Treatment may comprise: soft tissue massage electrotherapy the use of crutches taping or bracing to correct patella position mobilization dry needling ice or heat treatment progressive exercises to improve flexibility, balance and strengthing.

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