Causes and Diagnosis of Knee Pain
The causes of knee pain can be broken down into 3 main categories:
- Mechanical – Where something is catching or rubbing incorrectly in the knee
- Instability – An issue with the cushion, shock absorbers, or ligaments of the knee
- Inflammatory – Swelling that causes pain
Learn more about what causes knee pain from Dr. Joshua Lindsey in the video series below. Click on a title to view the view the video.
Treating Knee Pain
Having knee pain does not automatically mean you need surgery. Learn more about the different treatments for knee pain from Dr. Lindsey in following video series.
If you are experiencing pain the first step is to make an appointment.
Call the Orthopedic Institute at (608) 342.6210.