Physical therapy is a great way to help any knee pain, increase mobility, and even strength. If you recently were injured or had surgery in your knee, physical therapy can help you to heal quickly and safely, and get you back to your day to day life before the injury or surgery. Your knee is a hinge joint comprised of your kneecap (patella), the tibia (shin), the femur (thigh), and is supported by four ligaments. You rely on your knees a lot so you can stay on the move, but because of all the hard work and strain they endure, they can be easily susceptible to chronic pain and injury.
The experienced physical therapists at All-Star Physical Therapy can make sure you are getting the best care and treatment to help your knees, whether it be for pain, mobility, an injury or surgery. We recognize the importance of individualized care and treatment when it comes to physical therapy and that your health and wellness is a top priority.
During your first visit, your physical therapist will want to ask you questions about your condition and the reasons you are there, as well as evaluate your knee to be certain there is an accurate diagnosis. Various tests such as tests check your knee’s strength, range of motion, and pain levels will likely be done to ensure a correct diagnosis as well. This will help them to understand the best way to proceed with treatment and they can then develop the best, personalized treatment plan for you.
Now that you have been evaluated, your personalized treatment plan can begin to help you feel and move better. Your treatment plan will likely consist of a variety of treatment options. Some include:
Physical therapy is a great way to help you quickly and properly heal from any injury or surgery done to your knee and help treat any pain or mobility problems. Consider using All-Star Physical Therapy if you need physical therapy for your knee to be sure you are getting the best treatment possible. Our physical therapists are eager to help you make a speedy recovery as well as help you move and feel better. Contact us for more information on how we can help you.