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See below: It usually involves strenghtening exercises of the muscles that cross the knee and also stretching tight muscles that may impact knee function. It sometimes may also be treatments to decrease pain and inflammation in the knee. The exercises progress from easy ones to harder ones and then to exercises that may simulate some sports activity if the person is an athlete who is trying to get back ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can knocking knees be corrected through yoga,physiotherapy, pasture correction techniques etc.
No: Valgus deformities of the knees cannot be corrected by exercises. ...Read more
My knee hurts, a dr told me its senstivity and sent me to physiotherapy, haven't yet done that. Can i exercise normally or should I let my knee rest?Im19
Can knocking knees of my son
aged 15 yrs be corrected by physiotherapy, exercises,yoga etc.
Often: Caused by femoral inversion which self corrects. Have him checked to rule out other causes. All the best. ...Read more
I have difficulty in running and bending my knee forward after spraining my knee last year. I have gone to physiotherapy but I still find it difficult?
Hi doctor, i had a knee operation "cruciate ligament" a year and a half ago and also had physiotherapy for four months, but now i feel some pain, why?
Several reasons: There ae several reasons why you could have pain. When you tore you cruciate ligament you could of also damaged the articular cartilage which covers the joint surface. This can cause resudual pain. In addition by having the injury and subsequent surgery even if it was done perfect you could of also problems patellofemoral (knee cap) joint. I suggest you go back to your surgeon for revaluation. ...Read more
Can complete tear of ACL be cured without an operation. By undergoing physiotherapy and using hinged knee brace?
ACL Tear: Cured no, asymptomatic yes. Therapy including strengthening of your hamstrings may give you a "stable" knee during activities of daily living. If you are still athletically active you may have instability moments during fatigue or certain motions which may put other structures of the knee at risk. Best to discuss all the options with your orthopedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should a 15y/o girl consider knee replacement surgery after having patellofemoral for years with little results from physiotherapy?
May be too much: A partial replacement under the kneecap may be an option. A full replacement is likely much. Talk to your doctor to be sure they were really meaning a replacement and not just a lesser intervention. ...Read more
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