Disorders of the Hip, Knee, Ankle and Foot

Disorders of the Hip, Knee, Ankle and Foot - Point Performance

The causes of hip, knee, ankle and foot pain are varied. Sprains, strains and tears can arise from injuries sustained during sports or everyday activities. Arthritis and simple “wear and tear” can make daily routines such as walking up stairs or bending over to tie your shoes difficult and painful. No matter the cause, we can diagnose accurately and then develop a personalized treatment plan to relieve pain and restore physical function. We are experts in the management of:

Sprains, Strains and Tears

  • MCL/LCL tear/strain
  • ACL tear
  • Hamstring
  • Baker’s cyst
  • Patellar instability
  • Ligamentous laxity

Cartilage Injuries

  • Labral tear (hip)
  • Meniscus tear

Bursitis

  • Ischial and Trochanteric (hip)
  • Pes Anserine (knee)
  • Calcaneal (ankle)

Tendonitis

  • Gluteal/Hamstring
  • Patellar/Quadriceps
  • Chondromalacia patella (Runner’s knee)
  • Iliotibial band syndrome
  • Achilles
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Peroneal
  • Psoas

Repetitive Stress Injuries

  • Shin splints

Nerve Entrapments

  • Piriformis syndrome

Arthritis

  • Pain management (see Medical Acupuncture)
  • Pre hip and knee joint replacement therapy
  • Post hip and knee joint replacement therapy