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Knee Osteoarthritis Treatment And Braces

Take Control Over Osteoarthritis

Knee Osteoarthritis TreatmentAlthough osteoarthritis of the knee is most common in athletes over forty, this degenerative disease can strike at any age. Many athletes who suffer from osteoarthritis do not necessarily need surgery to properly manage their symptoms. At Athletic Edge Sports Medicine, we offer a variety of options to help you take control over osteoarthritis and start playing to your full potential.

Your treatment plan may include:

 

Physiotherapy to Control Osteoarthritis of the Knee

The Athletic Edge Sports Medicine clinics house Toronto’s best physiotherapists. We are dedicated to providing the best physiotherapy treatment and care, if it is determined that this is the best course of action to help you keep playing.

Viscosupplementation

Viscosupplementation involves the replenishment of a naturally occurring protein in the knees, which is depleted in osteoarthritis. This protein increases joint fluid viscosity, thereby protecting the joint surfaces. Our skilled and knowledgeable team of professionals will help determine if viscosupplementation is right for your needs.

Custom Knee Bracing

Custom knee bracing can help off-load some of the stress in the worst part of the knee, making walking or running more comfortable. We offer custom knee bracing options on premises for your convenience and comfort.

Book your consultation with one of our specially trained sports medicine physicians today, and we will answer any questions you may have about surgery alternatives to control your osteoarthritis of the knee symptoms. We request that, if possible, you bring any x-rays of the affected area to your consultation.

For a consultation, please call us at 416-800-0800 or contact us via our convenient online form.

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Dear Dr. Grant Lum, I am writing this to you to say thank you. I appreciate your serious approach towards solving my health problem (today I came with wrist problem in your clinic). This problem has driven me into depression and feeling of helplessness since 2-3...

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Dixon

Dear Grant, As you know, I have been a client of AESM since April 2011. Thanks to you, I was able to have surgery in November to repair a badly torn rotator cuff. Since Christmas, I have been attending for treatment with Lawrence Yu three times a week. He is an...

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Dear Grant – I had been struggling with that subluxed SI pain/stiffness function for almost a year. Like a truly awful patient, I asked all my colleagues/friends to help me fix it and you did it in 15 minutes what a whole army of family, docs etc. couldn’t in...

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