Knee Pain

Knee pain can be categorised as acute (short term) injuries or chronic (long term) injuries. These chronic injuries are usually “overuse” injuries, whereby the knee joint is compromised by repetitive trauma. Knee pain can be caused by a variety of factors including bursitis, tendinitis, arthritis, tears in the ligaments, or menisci (osteoarthritis of the joint) or infection – and very commonly by condition known as runner’s knee