Common Questions About Knee Pain Relief

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Knee pain is common. One-third of Americans say they have experienced knee pain. Regenerative Health and Chiropractic, LTD in Granite City, IL, we know you want to feel better when you have knee pain. We have the necessary treatments to get you back on your feet.

What Causes Knee Pain? 

There are several common causes of knee pain. These include arthritis and injury. Injuries can range in severity from mild sprain to fractures or dislocation. Arthritis can also vary from mild to debilitating.

Can Chiropractic Care Relieve Knee Pain? 

Yes. Chiropractic care is a drug-free way to treat knee pain. It provides holistic care, which can treat the source of the pain and provide fast pain relief.

Chiropractic adjustments are the basis of chiropractic care. Our chiropractor may adjust your spine, knees, and other joints. However, misalignment can significantly cause pain, increasing your risk of injury.

What Are My Other Treatment Options? 

Treatment options depend on what's causing your knee pain. Chiropractic adjustments are a good starting point, but they are far from the only option.

Stretches and corrective exercises can be beneficial for some types of knee pain. For example, steroid and hyaluronic acid injections can reduce inflammation and relax the joints. In addition, Graston Laser and Ultrasound can relieve pain while your body is recovering.

What Can I Expect at My Visit? 

You can expect to spend some time speaking with our chiropractor during your initial visit. They will ask about your knee pain, as well as your overall health and lifestyle.

They will also perform a physical exam. They will check for injury to the knee and misalignment. An X-ray or MRI may be necessary if a fracture or tear is suspected.

Once they've determined the cause and scope of your pain, they will work with you to create a treatment plan.

Knee Pain Relief at Regenerative Health and Chiropractic, LTD

If you are experiencing knee pain in Granite City, IL, contact us at Regenerative Health and Chiropractic, LTD. We will start by determining the cause of your knee pain and then creating a treatment plan to give you relief.