When you walk, run and move, your hip and knee work together to allow you to move fluidly and accurately. When one of these regions is not working properly, pain can occur in different parts of the leg. Hip pain can leave you with very limited movement and make walking painful. This pain may radiate to the groin, buttock or thigh.
The specialized physical therapist team at Advantage Physical Therapy understands the complexities of hip movement and function. We examine your walking, movement, strength, and coordination. Our in depth functional evaluations enable us to pinpoint the source of your pain and to develop a series of manual therapies and aggressive/ progressive exercises to reduce your pain and restore normal function. Call us today to learn more!
Knee pain is a very common condition affecting millions of Americans. Many people experience knee pain as a result of knee arthritis, meniscal or ligamentous tears, bursitis/ tendinitis, or sports injuries. At Advantage Physical Therapy, we work side-by-side with you to evaluate the mechanics of your knees and the relationship to your physical condition and performance. Limitations in movement and strength can drastically affect the way your knee functions, causing increased pain and decreased mobility. Physical therapy restores the normal movement, strength and coordination mechanics of the knee complex and can help you quickly relieve pain and get back to normal activities.
We successfully assist patients of all ages recover from knee surgery and strive to prevent surgery if at all possible. If you had knee surgery, including total knee replacement, come in for post-operative rehabilitation for a proper recovery that will get you back to peak performance quickly.
Contact us today at Lexington, KY center or click the “Make Appointment” button to learn how we can relieve your knee pain and keep you functioning optimally.