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Physiotherapist Knee Pain North Brisbane: Common Knee Pain Issues

Physiotherapist Knee Pain North Brisbane: Common Knee Pain Issues

If swelling, tenderness and being uncomfortable are weighing you down or keeping you off your feet, it’s time to see your local physiotherapist for knee pain North Brisbane. At North West Physiotherapy our team is here to help with common knee pain issues.

With 3 clinics across North Brisbane, North West Physiotherapy has a wide range of products and services available to help treat and alleviate pain and discomfort for our clients.

Our experienced team will listen to you and discuss all your options before tailoring a treatment plan that’s best suited to you. Knee Pain can be treated across any of our three clinics:

Common Knee Pain Issues

  • Knee pain can be caused by a number of issues, whether that be acute injuries involving ligament or cartilage, or overuse including tendinopathy or patellofemoral pain syndrome.
  • Acute injuries to the knee are often caused by direct impact to the knee or contact to the body that results in twisting of the knee or an awkward landing.
  • Chronic knee injuries such as patellar tendinopathy gradually worsen over time and are often associated with impact sports involving running and jumping.
  • Some common causes of knee pain are decreased strength of the leg and hip muscles, balance/control issues and excessive load. 

How a Physiotherapist can help treat Knee Pain

  • Your physiotherapist can help diagnose your knee pain and educate you on this diagnosis. 
  • We work with you to formulate a management plan and help you achieve your goals. 
  • Physiotherapy can help treat your knee pain by identifying contributing factors to your pain and addressing them directly through advice, manual therapy and a targeted exercise program.

Ways to look after your knees to prevent future problems

  • One of the simplest and most effective ways to look after your knees is to exercise. Whether that be walking, running, lifting weights in the gym or playing sport.
  • The compression our knee joint gets from weight bearing activity helps improve the strength of our bones, muscles, cartilage and ligaments.
  • Resistance training is a great way to improve knee health, balance and function in all ages and populations. It also has benefits in improving or maintaining mental, cardiovascular and brain health.

Physiotherapist Knee Pain North Brisbane: Common Knee Pain Issues

Don’t let knee pain take over. You’ll get the best treatment from our expert team at North West Physio today. Get in touch with the North West Physio team at any of our three clinics below:

North West Physiotherapy is your one-stop pain relief and healthy living practice in Brisbane. With three clinics across North Brisbane; Everton ParkKeperra and Eatons Hill, our aim is to provide holistic healthcare solution to suit your specific lifestyle. 

Our services include Physiotherapy, Sports PhysioHydrotherapyPilates, PodiatryDry NeedlingMassageWomens Health, and Seniors Strength and Balance Classes. Please note that services vary across our clinics. 

Appointments available 6am – 7:30pm Monday to Friday, and 8am – 12:30pm on Saturdays. Book online here or call us on 07 3353 4111.