Knee pain

ACL Injury Prevention & Treatment

Are you putting your knee at risk?

With a recent set back in my own training and sport due to a serious anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and meniscus injury I thought it would be appropriate to kick off the new year with a blog highlighting some important aspects on ACL […]

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Knee pain.. Is it really your knee?

Knee injuries can be quite frustrating when trying to return to sport or activity. Sharp, dull aching, they seem to linger and always let us know “I’m still here”. But is it really the knee that is the source of pain or discomfort? The joints in our body like to […]

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Knee Pain and the Q Angle.

A well functioning knee joint is vital to mobility and activity. The knee must support the weight of the body during daily activities such as walking or running. Unfortunately knee pain can be a common aliment. It is estimated that approximately 19% of the population are suffering from knee […]

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Osgood-Schlatter Disease

Osgood-Schlatter disease is a condition that presents with pain below the kneecap often creating a bony lump. It commonly presents in active adolescents during puberty or growth spurts. While the pain may diminish as you age, a large bony lump may remain as a result of the condition. Inflammation […]

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Iliotibial Band Syndrome

Iliotibial Band Syndrome often presents in runners and athletes as pain in the lateral aspect of the knee. The Iliotibial band (ITB) is a thin band of muscle travelling from the top of the pelvis (iliac crest) down past a bony protuberance on the outside of the knee. With […]

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