Knee Injuries and Treatments

Knee Injuries and Treatments

As weight-bearing joints, your knees are highly prone to painful and debilitating injuries during sports or work activities. In addition, osteoarthritis is the primary cause of deterioration, pain, and limited mobility in the knee joint. When you experience a knee injury, you want the best orthopedic care to help relieve your pain and get you back to your favorite activities as soon as possible.

That’s why you should turn to Dr. Christopher Vaughn at Stephens County Orthopedics for the comprehensive treatment of knee problems such as:  

  • Knee ligament tear (ACL, MCL and LCL)
  • Meniscal (cartilage) tear
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis and tendonitis
  • Baker’s cyst
  • Patellofemoral (knee) joint syndrome
  • Patellar (kneecap) fracture
  • Iliotibial band syndrome
  • Knee joint and bursa infection

As a board-certified knee expert, Dr. Vaughn offers an array of treatment solutions, from conservative, non-surgical options to some of the most advanced surgical procedures available, including:   
 

  • Physical therapy
  • Viscosupplementation injections
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee ligament reconstruction (ACL, LCL, MCL)
  • Total knee replacement

 

Why live with knee pain when you don’t have to? For the most comprehensive treatment of knee injuries in Stephens County, call Stephens County Orthopedics today 706-282-5845.