Knee Pain


Knee pain is one of the most common complaints treated by us. Sports injuries, knee pain can be as a result of a traumatic incident or due to overuse. However not all knee pain physiotherapy conditions are related to physical exercise, many knee pain complaints may have a degenerative component to them or simply be lifestyle related. We also treat patients complaining of knee pain post surgery.

Common Causes Of Knee Pain Seen

    Common causes of knee pain as a result of a traumatic incident include:

  • ACL or MCL injury
  • Mensical tear
  • Dislocated knee cap

    Common causes of knee pain as a result of overuse or lifestyle activities includes:

  • Patella tendinopathy
  • ITB problems
  • Runners knee

    Common causes of knee pain as a result of degenerative conditions or post surgical procedures includes:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Degenerative meniscal conditions
  • Post arthroscope, reconstruction or knee replacement surgery

Knee pain is commonly caused through a number of mechanisms;
Direct impact, the application of a force that is greater than the body part can structurally withstand. Repetitive stress or loading without sufficient time between application for the body to recover.Degenerative conditions as well as structural and biomechanical abnormalities.
WE at Sterling are qualified to assess acute and chronic knee pain of all origins providing expert management advice and treatment for the immediate care of knee pain. As well as being equally qualified to provide any necessary ongoing treatment and prescription of a targeted rehabilitation programs to promote strength, flexibility, ideal biomechanics and postural control as appropriate.

Immidiate Attention Increases Chances Of Full Recovery

We at Sterling are experienced in the management of knee pain. We are dedicated and focused on prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients suffering knee pain. No matter what level of knee pain, at Sterling Physio Clinic one can be confident that we will have professional and personalised care to help you safely return to training, play or just general life at your best. Remembe always with any knee pain ,seeking prompt attention increases the chances of a full recovery.