Knee problems and injuries most often occur during sports or recreational activities. EBJ Proliance Surgeons are experts in the treatment and surgical procedures relating to common conditions like meniscus injuries, knee arthritis and knee pain,
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the most commonly injured ligaments of the knee.
The collateral ligaments are located at the inner side and outer side of the knee joint. The inner ligament, also know as the medial collateral ligament, is commonly injured during contact sports.
Patello femoral pain has many causes and can occur from many different sports including running, basketball and martial arts.
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Arthritis of the knee occurs when the cartilage wears out. It can generally cause knee pain and stiffness. Many effective treatments are available to patients with arthritic knee.
Knee replacement is used to treat arthritis. By resurfacing your knee’s damaged and worn surfaces, total knee replacement surgery can relieve your pain and help you resume your normal activities.
One of the most commonly injured parts of the knee is the meniscus. The meniscus is an important cushioning tissue of the knee.
Meniscus tears can happen to active people in a variety of different sports when rapid direction changes occur.
This is commonly known as the “growing pain” of the knee. It is often caused by overuse in adolescent.
Prepatellar bursitis causes pain and swelling in the front of the kneecap and just below it. People who work on their knees such as carpenters, loggers and electricians can develop this condition.
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