Osteoarthritis Knee Pain Treatment Nashik

Osteoarthritis of knee, repetitive injury, strain, high impact exercises, short leg syndrome, knee joint instability and referred pain to knee are major causes of knee pain. The knee joint consist the femur, tibia, fibula and patella bones. There are four compartments of the knee joints – medial and lateral Tibio-femoral compartments, the patella-femoral compartment and the superior tibio-fibular joint.The components of each of these compartments can suffer from repetitive strain, injury or diseases due to high impact on knee joint resulting into osteoarthritis and pain. Above facts important to considered before going in for knee pain treatment in Nashik.

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Osteoarthritis of Knee is common cause of pain knee Pain.  Depending upon area of knee joint involved, characters of pain may vary and there may be painful areas around joint. It presents as pain, swelling stiffness, flare up and inflammation and feeling of cracking sound in joints. Osteoarthritis (OA) is condition of wear and tear and state of joint after long use and misuse. The primary cause of osteoarthritis is insufficient self-repair by joints after damage from mechanical stress.  Stress on joints may be due to misalignments of bones caused by pathogenic or congenital causes; mechanical injury; excess body weight; loss of strength in the muscles supporting a joint; and impairment of peripheral nerves, leading to sudden or uncoordinated movements. You need to remember that exercise, including running in the absence of injury, has not been found to increase the risk of osteoarthritis of knee. X-ray or aspiration of fluid of joint may confirm diagnosis. Knee pain treatment in Nashik with Dr Pardeshi Acupuncture Pain Therapy can relive your complaints including swelling and reduce your dependence on drugs.

Short leg syndrome: If you have one leg shorter than other, short leg puts strain on longer leg and cause damage of knee joint leading to pain. Proper shoes to compensate length of limb are necessary to have leg term relief. Acupuncture can relive your pain temporarily.

Joint Instability: Painful condition of knee compromises stability and treatment by acupuncture will give improve stability for some time. You can always repeat the treatment without any problem.

Referred pain to knee: Sometimes, pathology is elsewhere can cause painful knee. This fact needs to be kept in mind when managing the knee. Problem may be in hip, lumbar spine thigh or muscle tendons around and can cause knee pain.

Contrary to common perception, excess weight bearing on knee joint is NOT important cause of osteoarthritis of knee but will make situation worse. Acupuncture is effective in relieving your knee pain most of the time. Dr Pardeshi Acupuncture Pain Therapy has been providing knee pain treatment in Nashik for several decades.

Following are exercises are recommended for knee pain.

Knee Pain Treatment Nashik

Us National library of Medicine Quotes:

“Consequently, compared with conventional care, acupuncture treatment was found to be moderately effective for chronic knee pain in patients aged 50 y and older.”