Knee Pain

What causes knee pain?




What is Osteoarthritis?


Osteoarthritis is caused when articular cartilage wears thin, causing pain.


Diagram of the parts of the knee


The pain flares when with activity and gets better with rest.

 

Hallmarks of this problem are:



  Discomfort
  Stiffness

Osteoarthritis often occurs with age, dysfunctional joint, and overuse of that jointDecreasing inflammation is critical in the successful treatment of this condition.

If you are experiencing knee pain, contact Adelaide Clinic at 705.320.7811 or  Book An Appointment Online