Physical Therapy For Knee Pain Fort Collins, Windsor & Surrounding Cities

Although knee pain is a frequent and often condition, the good news is that physical therapy is arguably the best possible treatment! Colorado in Motion’s team of expert physical therapists are ready to help you reduce your pain, increase your strength and flexibility, or recover from surgery. 

Most Common Causes for Knee Pain 

Knee pain, a frustrating but surprisingly common symptom that many people face, has a variety of potential causes. Often it is a result of overuse if the person participates in many physically demanding activities and does not properly rest or stretch. However, it can also be a symptom of underuse if the person has a desk job or is not active enough. Knee pain can also be a sign of more serious issues such as osteoarthritis, fractures, or ligament tears. Other medical issues such as infections can also cause knee pain but are far more rare than other mobility issues. It is vital that patients see a physician for knee pain as soon as possible to prevent any further issues. 

Signs You Suffer From Knee Joint Issues 

Knee joint issues can present in a variety of symptoms however they often go overlooked and ignored for months or even years. The problems can become increasingly severe if not diagnosed and treated. Many signs of knee joint issues are popping and crunching noises with sudden movements or discomfort with use or when weight is placed on the injured joint. When untreated for long enough, patients can lose partial or total mobility of the joint and have difficulty walking, running or even fully extending their leg. Knee joint issues can cause deformities within the leg and can result in further injuries that require surgery or cause irreparable damage. 

How A Physical Therapist Can Help With Knee Pain 

Our physical therapists at Colorado In Motion, we provide expert therapeutic care for patients in Windsor, Fort Collins, and the surrounding areas. With a dedicated team from all backgrounds, we strive to maximize your recovery time and get you back on your feet all while equipping you with the knowledge you need to heal and care for your body. Our office is a community of encouraging healthcare professionals who have created a supportive environment to help you feel your best throughout your rehabilitation process. Knee joint issues can prevent you from being active and living a healthy lifestyle and we can help keep you healthy and active while eliminating the possibility for further injury. Whether it’s a sports injury or a long term condition we are here to optimize your function and safety.

Find Out If Physical Therapy Is Right For You

Schedule an Appointment Today or Call Us at (970)-475-8651

Want to learn more about Pediatric Physical Therapy?

Our resource library contains a wealth of information for anyone interested in learning more!

icon-calendar

Here’s what some of our patients had to say

I am 100% cured. No more numbness in my fingers. I don’t even need to wear my brace at night anymore. Your recommended equipment and posture changes did the trick. Thanks so much!

five stars Rob, Fort Collins Rob, Fort Collins

Our son was 9+ weeks premature and required physical therapy to help with his gross motor skills. Jessica Albers was our therapist and she was wonderful. She gave us the tools to help our son develop and he is now a very active little two year old. We would recommend Jessica to any parents with…

five stars Aaron Biesemeier Aaron Biesemeier

I was referred to CIM for some calf and Achilles issues a few months after a bad strain. I had the pleasure of working with Derek Haverley to resolve it. Derek took time explaining to me how dry needling could help the situation, the results were amazing. It took about 4-5 sessions of dry needling…

five stars Jill Fox Jill Fox

From the very first treatment with Tim I knew I was on the road to recovery. A combination of dry needling, manipulation, home exercises relieved my chronic leg pain caused by a herniated disk. I was in severe pain and limited mobility for more than 3 years. I’ve had 4 treatments and I’m back on…

five stars Joe Joe

Tim has been helping me deal with various running and cycling injuries for a couple of years. They have included hip, back, calf, and knee issues. The at-home exercises he recommended helped so much, and I am now running and cycling pain free. He also recommended a specific strength training program. I am so grateful…

five stars Sheri Sheri

I was in a horrible car accident and had tried many specialized treatments for pain and pain management for more than a year before it was suggested (by a foot doctor) to have Physical Therapy at CIM. Three months ago I started working with David at the College/Harmony facility. What a difference he has made…

five stars Carol carol

Through a combination of dry needling and exercises, Terry had my lower back pain gone within a few weeks. His approach to care is great — educate the patient, give ’em the necessary tools, and the healing happens.

five stars Chris Ketterman Chris Ketterman

Terry is phenomenal. I’m a runner that has been working on a variety of issues for quite a while and I very recently saw Terry. I’ve had chronic Plantar Fasciitis and Terry has gotten it taken care of. His use of ASTYM has been great and my return to running has been much faster than…

five stars Jim Haselmaier Jim Haselmaier

I worked with John Zapanta this fall for joint pain and had terrific results. I was often amazed with the progress made. John’s personality, talent and enthusiasm regarding my recovery made the process more enjoyable than I would have thought possible. I was impressed that he often would follow up with an e-mail with photos…

five stars Cynthia Coogan Cynthia Coogan

I was referred to Colorado Physical Therapy Specialists and saw John. He was very helpful in easing the pain in my shoulder and gave me exercises to do at home in short increments of time that would fit into my schedule, but would still accomplish the goal. He will listen to any concerns, is very…

five stars Carol Metzner Carol Metzner