Knee Pain Treatment

Physiotherapy for Knee Pain

Shoulder joint is a complex joint formed by the upper arm bone (humerus) and the shoulder blade bone (scapula). It reinforced and supported by a wide range of muscles and ligaments. Considerably, the most mobile joint and is encapsulated in a sheath of connective tissue (shoulder joint capsule). Its structure and function is what makes it more prone to pain and injury.

Knee pain is a common problem that can originate in any of the bony structures compromising the knee joint (femur, tibia, fibula), the kneecap (patella), or the ligaments and cartilage (meniscus) of the knee.

Knee pain can be aggravated by physical activity, as well as obesity, affected by the surrounding muscles and their movements, and be triggered by other problems (such as a foot injury).

Knee pain can affect people of all ages, and home remedies can be helpful unless it becomes severe.


The common conditions encountered by the knee joint are

Your Question, Expert answers for Shoulder Pain

Physiotherapy treatment will vary widely between patients based on the following factors:

  • The diagnosis
  • Stage of injury (acute or chronic)
  • Fitness level of the patient
  • Patients lifestyle factors and goals of treatment
  • Severity of the injury or the underlying disease

Treatment will likely involve some combination of patient education, manual therapy, modalities if needed and ergonomic advice all expertly designed by the physiotherapist to address the patient’s specific diagnosis and achieve their functional goal

  1. Difficulty weight bearing or walking due to instability of the knee
  2. Limping due to discomfort
  3. Difficulty walking up or down steps due to ligament damage
  4. Locking of the knee (unable to bend the knee)
  5. Redness and swelling

There are a varied number of causes for knee pain. The most common ones are:

  • Acute injury: such as a broken bone, torn ligament, or meniscal tear
  • Medical conditions: rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, infections
  • Chronic use or overuse conditions: osteoarthritis, chondromalacia, IT band syndrome, patellar syndromes, tendinitis, and bursitis

The location of the knee pain can vary depending on which structure is involved. With infection or an inflammatory process, the whole knee might be swollen and painful, while a torn meniscus or fracture of a bone gives symptoms only in one specific location. A Baker cyst will usually cause pain in the back of the knee.

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PATIENT REVIEWS

Bhakti MadanBhakti Madan
19:56 17 Jan 23
10/10 highly recommendedMy father is taking physiotherapy sessions from here. The physiotherapists are highly professional and punctual. We are seeing a positive change in his health and mobility. He is able to perform his daily activities more confidently and has improved his posture tremendously in less that 2 months.
deepshikha saxenadeepshikha saxena
10:12 09 Jan 23
Dr. Pranvi from Healyos has really been instrumental in my mother in law's recovery from total knee replacement surgery. She is calm and composed and knows her task well. A thorough professional, she has always been on time, explained all the exercises well and has patiently handled the two month recovery journey. My mother in law would always look forward to her physio sessions with the doc. We are very happy with the results and would definitely recommend her.
Savita ShrivastavaSavita Shrivastava
05:01 14 Oct 22
Best cure at Healyos Physiotherapy at home. Pain reduced by 80%. Personalized treatment. Special thanks to Dr. Shivani. Well versed with her work. She has taken care of me as my own daughter would have done. Highly recommend. Must try, nobody will be disappointed.
Suraj SharmaSuraj Sharma
11:49 08 Sep 22
Physiotherapists at healyos do an amazing job.My mother had a physiotherapist from them, and she performed an excellent job; as a result, my mother is doing great.Not only that, but after a few sessions they call us and inquire about their health and the medical care they had from their doctors.Anyone looking for physiotherapy should definitely consider Healyos; you don't even need to leave your house because they come to you.
shailesh padekarshailesh padekar
11:47 06 Jun 22
We engaged with Healyos for my mother's physiotherapy sessions post knee replacement surgery of both legs. Dr Rukaiya planned and managed therapy sessions very efficiently. Her carefully planned exercises helped my mother's smooth and speedy recovery and now she is back to her day to day routine before surgery with more vigor.
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