Iliotibial band syndrome is a common cause of knee pain and usually occurs due to irritation of the iliotibial band (ITB) from repetitive or prolonged activities and muscle dysfunction. The IT band runs along the outside of your thigh from the pelvis to the knee.
Common symptoms include:
A stabbing or stinging pain around the knee
Feelings of snapping when straightening the knee
Swelling around the knee
Tightness and pain around the hip
At Apex, a physical therapist will work with you to create a plan of care that best suits your needs and lifestyle.
We are a private practice outpatient physical therapy clinic offer high quality care with a personal touch. We believe that every patient should receive the quality care needed to help them prevent or rehabilitate their injuries or illnesses.
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