Knee pain is one of the most common ailment in our day to day clinical practice. All knee pain do not need a surgery . careful evaluation of joint and identifying the cause is of utmost importance. Based on clinical assessment and radiological evaluation , treatment strategy can be made and discussed with the patients.
Knee pain can arises from the joint itself say – medial joint arthritis, lateral joint arthritis, patellofemoral arthritis or tri-compartmental arthritis, and top knee replacement doctor near me. Apart from that, it can arises from the menisci, collateral ligaments. Surrounding soft tissue structures like tendons, IT band, joint synovium.
Apart from these, pain may originate from hip joint or spine which may present as knee pain and hence needs systematic evaluation.