A common symptom of runner’s knee that may indicate you are experiencing it is pain or tenderness close to the kneecap at the front side of the knee. Severe knee injuries often include bone bruises or damage to the cartilage or ligaments. Because of this, it is important to get a knee injury seen by a physical therapist as soon as it develops.
If you are living with runner’s knee, it is possible to find relief. Our Austin, TX physical therapists at Austin Manual Therapy Associates will help you get back to normal with therapeutic stretches and strengthening exercises. Additional services may be added to your treatment plan as your therapist deems fit. Contact us today to learn more!