Knee Tendinitus Treatment

Tendinitus in the knee is an injury that affects the tendon connecting your kneecap (patella) to your shinbone

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 Healed
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I started having issues with both my knees six years back during my High School Track season. I was diagnosed with Knee Tendinitis and flat feet. My doctor told me to get fitted shoe inserts (custom orthotics). After about 6 months I started to feel less pain and at about a year I did not feel any pain at all. ....
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I was a varsity basketball player all through high school. One day while running i leaped for the finish line and my knee twisted whn i landed. I continued to play without going to the doctor. Every now and then my knee would give out on me causing me to collaspe during play. I finally got my acl worked on ....
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I was having pain and swelling in my knee. My doctor diagnosed me with tendonitis. My doctor suggested I try R.I.C.E therapy and NSAID's for pain..

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Category
Name Average Result Healed Helped
a Lot
Helped
a Little
No Change Made Worse
All Treatments (average)
3.6
(90)
14 32 43 1
Diet and Weight Management
Weight Loss
4.0
1 2 1
Diet and Weight Management
Diet Management
3.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Anti-inflammatory Medication (NSAID)
4.3
1 2
Drugs and Supplements
Vicodin Medication
4.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Celebrex - Celecoxib
4.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Naproxen Sodium - Aleve - Anaprox - Naprelan
4.0
2
Drugs and Supplements
Apple Cider Vinegar
3.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
NSAID gel (eltenac)
3.0
1
Drugs and Supplements
Cortisone Injection
1.0
1
Exercise
Exercise
4.3
2 1
Exercise
Strengthening
3.8
1 2 2
Exercise
Walking
3.8
1 1 2
Exercise
Biking
3.3
1 2
Exercise
Isometrics
3.0
1
Exercise
Change of Sleeping Position
3.0
1
Exercise
Water Aerobics
3.0
1
Exercise
Aerobics Exercises
3.0
1
Exercise
Plyometrics
3.0
1
Exercise
Weight Machines
3.0
1
Exercise
Swimming
3.0
1
Exercise
Yoga
3.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Orthotics
4.5
1 1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Compression Stockings
4.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Knee brace
3.8
1 1 2
Medical Devices and Equipment
Foot inserts
3.5
1 1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Ankle Brace
3.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
New Shoes
3.0
2
Medical Devices and Equipment
Taping
3.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Crutches
3.0
1
Medical Devices and Equipment
Ball
3.0
1
Surgery
Knee Arthroscopy
4.0
1
Therapy
Heat Therapy
4.3
2 1
Therapy
Physical Therapy
4.3
3 3 1
Therapy
Chiropractic
4.0
2
Therapy
Stretching Treatment
4.0
2
Therapy
Ultrasound
4.0
1
Therapy
Ice
3.9
1 4 2
Therapy
Rest
3.7
2 1
Therapy
Leg Elevation
3.5
1 1
Therapy
Tennis Ball Massage
3.0
1
Therapy
Range of Motion Exercises
3.0
1
Therapy
Hydrotherapy
3.0
1
Therapy
Massage Therapy
3.0
1
Therapy
Acupuncture
3.0
1
Topical
Vitamin E Oil
3.0
1
Topical
Sea Salt Water Therapy
3.0
1
Topical
Icy Hot
3.0
1
Topical
Biofreeze
3.0
1
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