Knee pain is most often the result of injury or arthritis. The Frisco orthopaedic surgeons at Performance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine are highly regarded as the area’s top knee doctors. They have the expertise to properly diagnose and treat the cause of knee pain. Put your knees in our expert hands today!
Arthritis is inflammation of the knee joint. The most common type is osteoarthritis, which is caused by the wearing out of the cartilage that protects the knee joint.
Common Symptoms of Osteoarthritis of the Knee:
- Chronic knee pain
- Night knee pain causing sleeplessness
- Progressive deformity of the leg (bowing of leg inward or outward)
- Chronic swelling
- Morning stiffness
- Locking of knee