Treating Knee Pain

Get expert Orthopedic care for knee pain in Newport Beach, CA. 

If you’re suffering with knee pain, Elite Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is here for you. We take a conservative approach to treatment, and provide non-surgical solutions whenever possible. As a detail-oriented orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Albert is committed to your full, uncomplicated recovery. Call us today to make an appointment. We’ll get you in quickly so you can feel better sooner. 

The knee is the largest joint in your body, and unfortunately, one of the most easily injured. Knee injuries can occur as a result of a twisting or bending force, a direct impact or collision, or simple overuse. Dislocation, fractures, sprains, and ligament tears are common.

When To See A Doctor For Knee Pain

  • Severe joint pain, pain in the kneecap or behind the knee
  • Instability (feels like your knee could give out)
  • Popping noise at time of injury
  • Swelling at injury site
  • Cannot move or bend the knee
  • Limping or difficulty walking 

Common Conditions We Treat

  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Bursitis
  • Knee Tendinitis, including Patellar Tendinitis
  • Jumper’s Knee
  • Runner’s Knee
  • Stress Fractures
  • Shin Splints
  • IT Band Syndrome
  • Chondromalacia Patella (i.e. Patello-femoral pain syndrome)
  • Patella Subluxation/Dislocation
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Muscle & Tendon Injuries (including Patellar and Quadriceps Tendon Ruptures)
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • ACL and other Ligament Injuries (including the MCL)
  • Meniscal tears (i.e. cartilage tears)
  • Fractures involving the knee joint

Treatment & Surgeries

  • X-ray/MRI
  • Knee Braces & Supports
  • Arthritis Management
  • Cortisone Injections 
  • Viscosupplementation
  • Physical Therapy
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Meniscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Loose Body Removal
  • Tendon Repairs for Quadriceps/Patellar Tendon Ruptures