Knee


The knee is a complex joint and is therefore susceptible to a number of different injuries. According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, knee injuries are the most common reason for visiting an orthopedic surgeon. At OrthoArkansas, our knee specialists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of knee pain ranging from chronic knee discomfort to sports related injuries.

Common knee injuries include:

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injury

  • Meniscus tear

  • Osgood-Schlatter Disease

  • Patella dislocation

  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

  • Knee arthritis and osteoarthritis

  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) injury

  • Posterior Collateral Ligament (PCL) injury

  • Patellar tendinitis