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The knee is a fairly stable hinge joint that is involved in just about every weight-bearing task you do throughout the day. When knee pain and dysfunction occur, everything from your leisure life to your work life can be impacted. Our Los Angeles chiropractor, Dr. Viktorija Joga, meets children, men, and women who are being held back by knee pain, and she's proud to provide her innovative and drug-free services to facilitate thorough and efficient healing.
Knee pain can occur in people of all ages and health backgrounds. Some of the most common conditions include:
We see a lot of these conditions in sports. This includes patellofemoral pain syndrome, runner's knee, and iliotibial band syndrome. Factors such as overweight, medical and family history, overuse, and personal injury can also increase a person's risk for knee pain and dysfunction.
People who complain of knee pain often report symptoms such as:
There may also be related conditions such as shortened leg muscles (especially the hamstrings, calves, and iliotibial bands), altered knee position, and altered hip flexibility/alignment.
Our chiropractor in Los Angeles has plenty of services she can offer you if you've been experiencing knee pain:
The focus of treatment is to identify the factors contributing to or causing your knee pain and address these while at the same time providing knee pain relief.