Most people will experience some variation of discomfort in their knees throughout their lifetimes. The best way to remedy knee pain is physical therapy. Whether you’re dealing with a sports-related injury or a muscle strain, we can help. The team at Delta Physical Therapy treats all knee pain and injuries in our Baton Rouge, LA office.
Our Baton Rouge, LA physical therapy center sees many different knee injuries daily. We proudly offer our services to help with sports-related injuries, knee pain related to aging, post-surgery therapy, and more. The most common knee injuries we help treat at Delta Physical Therapy include:
In most cases, knee pain is caused by age-related changes, injury or overuse. The pain can be a result of direct blows or sudden movements that pull and strain your knee past its normal range of movement. Issues associated with overuse can restrict you from the activities you love such as running or playing tennis. With a newer or more acute injury, you may see swelling or puffiness around the knee. To find out where the problem lies, your physical therapist at Delta Physical Therapy will perform a thorough physical exam and ask you a few questions, such as:
From there, we’ll perform tests on your knee to remedy your injury. Here, we’ll check for symptoms such as:
At the discretion of your doctor, and usually pretty soon after surgery, you will be sent to physical therapy to begin working on range of motion. This will also help you prevent further muscle atrophy and allow you to return to your active lifestyle faster! The professional and friendly physical therapists at Delta Physical Therapy enjoy the encouraging you to meet your personal goals. At Delta, you’re never alone in your road to recovery.
There are many different knee exercises to help you restore your strength and mobility. But just like we are all different, your knee treatment exercises will be different too. That is why it's so important to see your physical therapist at the start of knee pain instead of finding exercises on your own. We take pride in selecting specific exercises to help you safely meet your goals faster. Call to schedule an appointment to meet with our highly skilled therapist today.
We love our patients, so feel free to visit during normal business hours. Sitting down to talk with you about your goals is the highlight of our day!
Saturday morning and evening appointments are available.
12110 South Harrells Ferry Road Suite 200 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
07:00 am – 07:00 pm