Tag Archives: knee pain

Tightness in the knee: Chiropractic and the knee series

This is a continuation of the series on knee pain and Chiropractic. Restricted motion at the knee is a common complaint. Restricted motion may be the result of swelling of the joint, loose bodies in the joint, or tight musculature. … Continue reading

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Knee Injuries, sports injuries and Chiropractic

Knee injuries are one of the most common types of sports injuries especially in sports that feature running, contact and jumping. Chiropractic care is often the first step in evaluation and management of an injures knee. Several different types of … Continue reading

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Chiropractic and Sports injuries

Most people think of Chiropractic care only for neck and back pain. Chiropractic techniques are also very helpful in adjustments for the foot, shoulder, knee, elbow, jaw and wrist. Myofascial release techniques are especially helpful in chronic overuse injuries seen … Continue reading

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Hip Pain and the IT band-Hip Bursitis

The ilio-tibial (IT band) is a muscle that runs from the side of the hip or ilium past the knee. The purpose of the muscle is to lift the hip outwards. Hip pain is one of the more common complaints … Continue reading

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