Get the Expert Jumper’s Knee Treatment You Need in Louisville, KY

Jumper’s Knee Treatment (Tendonitis) Louisville, KY Jumper’s knee, also called tendonitis, is caused by overuse or injury to the knee’s tendons. It’s common among athletes that engage in a lot of running and jumping and can vary in severity. If you’re suffering from tendonitis, don’t put off treatment—turn to the sports medicine experts at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic for jumper’s knee treatment. We’ve been serving the Louisville, Kentucky, community since 1974 and we specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions.

What Are the Symptoms of Jumper’s Knee?

Common symptoms of jumper’s knee include:

  • Swelling and bruising of the knee
  • Stiffness in the knee when jumping, kneeling, or squatting
  • Pain when bending the knee
  • Pain beneath the kneecap when moving
  • Weakness in the leg or calf

The symptoms of tendonitis are likely to worsen over time, and it’s important to seek jumper’s knee treatment quickly if you think you may be dealing with this condition.

How to Treat Jumper’s Knee

If you’re experiencing symptoms of tendonitis, you should begin treatment by avoiding explosive movement like jumping and running. You should also rest your knee, ice it with a cold compress, and keep the affected leg elevated when possible. However, if the injury is severe, you may require further treatment. The sports medicine experts at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic can examine your knee and develop a personalized treatment plan to help you recover as quickly and safely as possible.

Learn More About Jumper’s Knee Treatment Options

The specialists at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic are here to help you recover from tendonitis so that you can get back to the activities you love. We offer a full range of conservative and surgical treatment options and will provide the right care for your specific injury. Contact us today to learn more about jumper’s knee treatment and to schedule an appointment in Louisville, KY.

What our patients are saying
Shaun H.
I was able to get a office visit on short notice. It seemed to be a very busy day. Rebecca took the time to listen to all of my issues and discuss a plan for additional treatment. I have always been impressed with her knowledge and bed side manner.
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Joanna S.
Dr Goodin has replaced both of my knees this year with excellent results. He and Carly listen to my concerns, act promptly and work hard to make this journey the best it can be. Carly and Dr Goodin both have GREAT bedside manner and I feel I am in expert care with them.
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Carolyn K.
Dr. Yakkanti did my knee replacement in June. He is an excellent surgeon with a great bedside manner. I have recovered nicely and plan to have my other knee replaced within the next year. I would highly recommend Dr. Yakkanti to anyone thinking about knee replacement!
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Juanita S.
The New Albany office of Louisville Orthopedic is full of terrific people who know what excellent customer service is about! From the front desk to the lab, they are great. Doctor Lewis is my surgeon and I love him. He’s good at what he does and he’s compassionate. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Erin Z.
This was my first time at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic and I saw Melissa Parshall PA-C. I was very impressed with how fast I got in, had x-rays, and met with her. She was very thorough and extremely friendly. So glad A friend told me to come see you guys! Thank you!
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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic

4130 Dutchman's Lane,
Suite 300,Louisville 40207
(502) 897-1794

Northgate Medical Center

3605 Northgate Court,
Suite 207,New Albany 47150
(812) 920-0408

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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
4130 Dutchman's Lane
Suite 300
Louisville, KY 40207

Northgate Medical Center
3605 Northgate Court
Suite 207
New Albany, IN 47150