Knee Pain due to Osteoarthritis

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What is Knee Pain due to Osteoarthritis?

Knee pain due to osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that results in a gradual wearing away ofjoint cartilage.

Symptoms Due to Osteoarthritis Diagnosed?

A common symptom is morning stiffness that decreases with use. The knee may also pop of click, or even lock up at times.

What are the Treatments?

Treatments include pain-reducing medicines, anti-inflammatory drugs and exercises to strengthen the knee. Surgery may be required in the more problematic cases such as to remove loose bodies are which are causing the knee to lock up, or knee replacement for the more severe cases.

Do you need a consultation? Our Orthopaedic Specialist Dr Kevin Yip has over 20 years of experience. Be assured that you are receiving the most professional treatment.
Call or SMS to 9137 7787 to make an appointment. You can also request for a call back by using our Contact Form.

 

 

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