What is Patellar Tendonitis?
A common injury to the patellar tendon it is often termed jumper’s knee because it often occurs in basketball and volleyball and other high impact sports.
Symptoms of Patellar Tendonitis
There may be sudden aching and pain with subsequent swelling just below the kneecap and the knee may feel weak.
Treating Patellar Tendonitis with Osteopathy
Treatment includes rest, ice, and medications to relieve pain and reduce inflammation.
Your North Melbourne osteopath is expertly trained to determine the most appropriate form of treatment that is tailored specifically for you.
Initial Consultation (45-50 mins) $110.00
Standard Consultation (30 mins) $85.00
Long Consultation (60 mins) $140.00
Payment Types Available: HICAPS, EFTPOS, VISA & Mastercard
Most private health insurance companies cover Osteopathy for Patellar Tendonitis. We recommend contacting your medical insurance company to clarify the terms and conditions of your policy.
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