Knee

Chiropractor for Knee Pain & Conditions Near Washington D.C. Area

Knee conditions can significantly impact your mobility and overall quality of life. At Kaizo Health, we specialize in diagnosing and treating various knee-related issues. Our comprehensive care approach ensures you receive the best treatment to alleviate pain and improve function.

If your specific condition is not listed, don’t worry – we perform thorough examinations and treat a wide range of knee conditions.

Common Knee Conditions We Treat

Knee Pain

Knee pain can arise from various causes, including injuries, overuse, and underlying medical conditions. Our treatments focus on identifying the root cause of the pain and providing targeted care through chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue work, and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Persistent Ache: Constant pain in the knee area
  • Swelling and Stiffness: Inflammation and limited mobility
  • Sharp Pain: Pain during movement or activity
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the knee

IT Band Syndrome

Iliotibial (IT) band syndrome occurs when the IT band becomes tight and inflamed. Our treatments reduce inflammation, relieve tension, and improve flexibility through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Lateral Knee Pain: Pain on the outer side of the knee
  • Swelling: Inflammation along the IT band
  • Tightness: Sensation of tightness in the IT band
  • Difficulty Running: Pain that worsens with running or activity

Sprains/Strains

Sprains and strains in the knee involve injury to the ligaments and muscles. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function through chiropractic care and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain: Pain at the site of injury
  • Swelling and Bruising: Inflammation and discoloration around the injured area
  • Limited Motion: Difficulty moving the knee
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the knee

Tears

Tears in the knee, such as meniscus or ligament tears, can cause significant pain and instability. Our treatments focus on reducing pain, improving joint stability, and restoring mobility through chiropractic adjustments and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Severe Pain: Sudden, sharp pain in the knee
  • Swelling: Inflammation around the knee
  • Instability: Feeling of the knee giving way
  • Limited Motion: Difficulty bending or extending the knee

Tendonitis

Tendonitis in the knee involves inflammation of the tendons, often due to overuse. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain: Pain in the affected tendon, especially during movement
  • Swelling and Tenderness: Inflammation and sensitivity around the tendon
  • Stiffness: Reduced flexibility in the knee

Arthritis

Arthritis in the knee can cause significant pain and stiffness, affecting your daily life. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and improve joint function through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Chronic Pain: Persistent pain in the knee
  • Stiffness: Reduced flexibility, especially in the morning or after periods of inactivity
  • Swelling: Inflammation around the knee joint
  • Tenderness: Sensitivity to touch in the affected areas

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)

PFPS involves pain around the front of the knee and the patella. Our treatments focus on reducing pain, improving patellar alignment, and strengthening the surrounding muscles through chiropractic care and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Anterior Knee Pain: Pain around the front of the knee
  • Pain with Activity: Pain that worsens with running, squatting, or climbing stairs
  • Swelling: Mild inflammation around the patella
  • Clicking or Popping: Sensation of the knee clicking or popping

Post-Op / Pre-Op Care

Whether you are preparing for knee surgery or recovering from one, our pre-operative and post-operative care plans are designed to optimize your surgical outcomes and speed up recovery. We provide tailored rehabilitation exercises, pain management, and chiropractic care to support your journey.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pre-Op: Preparing for surgery with exercises to strengthen knee muscles and improve overall fitness
  • Post-Op: Managing pain, reducing inflammation, and restoring mobility and strength through tailored rehabilitation programs

Why Choose Kaizo Health?

Kaizo Health is a leader in patient-centered care, integrating evidence-based chiropractic techniques, personalized rehabilitation exercises, and advanced technology. We have helped over 100,000 individuals in the Washington, DC region achieve pain-free lives.

Our Approach to Treatment

Personalized Knee Pain Relief Treatments

Each patient receives a thorough initial examination to accurately diagnose their condition. Based on the findings, we develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to their specific needs.

Comprehensive Knee Pain Services

Our services for knee conditions include:

  • Chiropractic Adjustments: Realign the spine and improve nervous system function.
  • Rehabilitative Exercises: Strengthen muscles, improve mobility, and prevent future injuries.
  • Muscle and Soft Tissue Work: Relieve tension and reduce pain in the affected areas.
  • Joint Mobilization: Enhance joint function and reduce stiffness.
  • Cupping Therapy: Increase blood flow and promote healing.
  • Dry Needling: Target trigger points to relieve muscle pain and tension.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

With four convenient locations in Fairfax, Fort Washington, Landover, and Rockville, we offer modern, well-equipped facilities designed to provide the highest standard of care. We are also proud to announce that the NIH has named our clinics an Official Research Site as we continue researching safe pain management approaches!

Don’t let knee pain control your life. Visit Kaizo Health for a comprehensive evaluation and start your journey to a healthier, pain-free life. Contact us to schedule your appointment at any of our four locations.