About 20% of adults suffer from knee pain, but it doesn’t have to be your daily reality. At the Doctors Center, patients in Las Vegas and Henderson, Nevada, can heal from joint issues or injuries that cause chronic knee pain. With innovative treatment methods and a patient-first approach, Dr. Leo Capobianco and his team can get you on the road to recovery and relief.
Knee pain may come and go periodically, and numerous factors can cause it. The most common causes of knee pain are:
Depending on what’s causing your knee pain, you might experience different symptoms. The symptoms may also vary based on how active you are or what activities you engage in. The most common symptoms of knee pain include:
If you’ve seriously injured your knee, you might also experience sharp, shooting pains. If your knee pain is severe or it’s not getting better with rest and over-the-counter pain relievers, contact the Doctors Center today.
Knee pain is best treated on an individual basis. Dr. Capobianco might recommend X-rays or specific tests to determine the source of your knee pain. Some of the most common treatment methods are:
In extreme cases, Dr. Capobianco recommends surgery. Whether you need to get damaged tissue repaired or a knee replacement, Dr. Capobianco can help you make an informed decision that’s best for your needs and desires.
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