The knee is a hinge joint supported by ligaments and muscles all working together. The knee allows us to walk, bend and jump so we can perform numerous tasks and enjoy an active lifestyle.
Because it is a complex joint, the knee is often injured, requiring medical intervention. Joint problems can occur at any age, but with the advancements in medical technology today, it is no longer necessary to endure the pain and tolerate the limitation of activities once associated with having a knee injury.
The following links provide a brief description of some common knee problems.