You’re young. So why are you having knee pain? Isn’t that just for jocks and senior citizens? Painful, weak and aching knees in younger people are becoming more common. Excessive weight, repetitive overuse, movement and structural abnormalities, sports activity, osteoarthritis and lifestyle all contribute to knee problems for those in the prime of their lives. Early intervention and treatment is the key to making sure you are able to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle now and for years down the road.
Learn more about minimally invasive treatment options, including implants ideally suited for younger patients seeking to maintain their active lifestyles, from Dr. Nathan Cohen, a board certified orthopedic surgeon on staff at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital.