Knee Pain


Knee Pain

Valued Health Osteopathy, Bentleigh East

Osteopathy and Knee Pain

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Knee Pain

Knee pain can be caused by a range of factors and can be painful.1 Knee trauma is common from falls and collisions, however most knee pain is due to altered joint and muscle mechanics particularly of the kneecap (patello-femoral joint).1  

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Sudden and awkward movements, collisions, falls, sudden twisting, excessive force and overuse can result in a variety of injuries to the knee and its supporting structures. 2

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Common knee injuries can include 2:

Ligament tears

Cartilage tears

Tendon tears

Patello-femoral joint pain

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Find out how our Osteopaths at Valued Health Osteopathy may be able to help. 

Our Osteopaths at Valued Health Osteopathy in Bentleigh East utilise many techniques including stretching, soft tissue massage, inhibition, trigger point therapy, dry needling and mobilisation techniques. Rehabilitation and exercise prescription advice may also be provided as part of your treatment program.

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All our Osteopaths at Valued Health Osteopathy are university trained allied health professionals who have completed a minimum of five years of university training in anatomy, physiology, pathology, general medical diagnosis and osteopathic techniques. It is also a requirement that all our Osteopaths at Valued Health Osteopathy are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Osteopathy Australia (OA).

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You do not need a referral to see one of our friendly Osteopaths at Valued Health Osteopathy. We have a very good relationship with many surrounding doctors, other health practitioners and personal trainers in the local community of Bentleigh East and surrounding suburbs.

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To make an appointment directly with one of our Osteopaths call (03) 8529 3348 to speak to one of our friendly receptionists or book online through our website https://valued-health-osteopathy.cliniko.com/bookings#service.

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References:

1. http://www.osteopathy.org.au/pages/osteopathy-and-you.html

2. https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/conditionsandtreatments/knee-injuries

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