Aside from being one of the largest joints in your body, your knee is also one of the most complex joints, creating ample opportunity for knee pain. Whether your pain stems from an acute injury or a degenerative problem, the experienced team at Florida Pain Medicine can help. From expert diagnosis and evaluation to medically proven treatments, our pain specialists help patients in Brandon, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Riverview, and Tampa, Florida, find relief from knee pain. To learn more, please call or use the online scheduling form to book an appointment.
Your knee is comprised of the following:
The list gives you a general idea of the number of areas where knee pain can strike.
Knee pain is often the result of one of two things:
While not as common, your knee may also have mechanical issues or systemic conditions, such as complex regional pain syndrome, that lead to knee pain.
With an acute injury, you should make an appointment at Florida Pain Medicine if you’ve applied the RICE (rest, ice, compression, and elevation) method for more than 24 hours with little or no improvement.
For chronic knee pain of any kind, you should see an expert at Florida Pain Medicine. Most of the causes of chronic pain are progressive conditions that will only worsen over time, making early intervention a good idea.
The team at Florida Pain Medicine has a number of effective treatment options, including:
Your doctor’s mission is to "Restore Function & Relive Life". If you require surgery, your doctor works alongside your orthopedic team to make sure that your pain is remedied, allowing you to regain an active lifestyle.
If you have persistent knee pain, call Florida Pain Medicine, or fill out the form online to book an appointment.