Anterior Knee Pain

Anterior knee pain is a characterized by a chronic pain over the front and center of the knee joint.  It is common in athletes, active adolescents (especially girls) and overweight individuals. Anterior knee pain refers to a variety of conditions which include runner's knee or patellar tendinitis and chondromalacia of the patella. There is an inter-individual variation in the duration and presentation of pain.

Anterior Knee Pain


  • Pain around the knee
  • Chronic and acute pain
  • Aggravated pain at night
  • Increase in pain due to activity


  • Medical History
  • Physical Examination
  • X-ray
  • MRI

Non-Surgical Treatments:

  • Dry Needling
  • Steroid and Hyaluronic Acid Image Guided Injections
  • High Volume Injections
  • Image Guided Calcific Barbotage

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