Knee problems are associated with pain which can be sharp and intense or dull and achy and nature. The pain can be located anywhere around the knee joint and can be accompanied with swelling of the knee, stiffness and instability. These symptoms are bothersome when walking, running, exercising, when getting up from a seated position, during driving, or when managing stairs. Dr. Blitz has been treating knee conditions successfully for many years.First he must determine in a brief examination what is the cause of the knee pain. Knee conditions can involve tendons, ligaments, cartilages and other joint abnormalities. Diagnostic testing is another tool that is utilized in our practice to assist the doctor in correctly diagnosing a patient's knee condition. Once an accurate diagnosis is obtained, a specific and effective treatment plan can be designed to correct the patient's pain and suffering without the need for harmful injections or orthopedic surgery.