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Knee Pain Care

When you feel chronic knee pain, everyday activities such as climbing stairs, walking and even sitting can be uncomfortable. Count on Avera Orthopedics’ team of joint experts to provide you with an accurate diagnosis and innovative solutions to help you find pain relief and get moving again. 

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Surgical and Non-Surgical Options

You’ll benefit from a customized treatment plan that is personalized to your circumstances and goals. When possible, your treatment will begin with conservative, nonsurgical methods such as:

Is Knee Surgery Right for Me?

Your doctor may recommend knee surgery if conservative methods don’t provide relief from the pain or stiffness related to conditions such as:

  • ACL tears or ligament injuries
  • Arthritis including osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Fractures, torn cartilage, or other injuries that can cause permanent damage
  • Tendonitis

Advanced Knee Surgery Options

If surgery is your best option, count on your orthopedic surgeon to recommend the most effective option for you. At Avera Orthopedics, you’ll have access to the latest in surgical advancements, including:

Knee Replacement Recovery

After knee replacement surgery, physical and occupational therapists help you minimize scar tissue formation and increase your knee’s range of motion and flexibility with a personalized rehabilitation plan. 

Before you leave the hospital, you’ll have a rehabilitation plan in place – that may include outpatient therapy or Avera@Home home health services – to ensure the most complete recovery possible.

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Getting Started

Experiencing symptoms or suffering from an orthopedic injury? Need a second opinion? If you’re not sure where to start, we’re here to help.

Need Help Right Away?

Visit an urgent care location including our dedicated orthopedic walk-in clinics in Sioux Falls or Aberdeen.

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Schedule an Appointment

Contact an Avera Orthopedics clinic today or talk to your primary care provider about getting a referral to one of our orthopedic specialists.

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