What is Knee Pain ?
Knee pain refers to pain inside and around the knee joint and can often be due to abnormalities in your foot function and lower limb biomechanics. One of the most common types of knee pain is called patellofemoral pain and this can affect, the young, the elderly and the active sportsperson.
There are five common sites for knee pain:
- Pain in front of the knee or anterior knee pain: can be caused by many different problems including Chondromalacia of the patella, patella tracking, bursitis and arthritis.
- Pain above the knee:
- Pain behind the knee:
- Pain inside the knee:
- Pain below the knee: