Category: Jumper’s Knee

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Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab | Knee Pain with Spencer Carless

Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab | Knee Pain with Spencer Carless

| December 21, 2016 | Reply

Certain high velocity sports and/or repetitive explosive movement sports, such as basketball and volleyball, tend to cause lower leg issues. For example a minor kneecap tracking problem, compounded with repetitive motion over time, can lead to an infra patellar tendonitis, or jumper’s knee.

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Sports Rehab at Capilano Rehab Centre

Sports Rehab at Capilano Rehab Centre

| August 18, 2014 | Reply

The Physical Therapists at Capilano Rehab are committed to customized client care and progressive and state of the art therapy equipment and approaches. There are a variety of treatment options and our Physical Therapists will tailor your treatment plan to what will benefit you and your injury best. Capilano Rehab Centre has excelled at treating the sports injuries of elite and recreational athletes for over 20 years, and we have successfully helped NHL, AHL, WHL, Pro-Football, Pro-Basketball, Olympians, Team Canada, CIS, ACAC, and high school athletes get back to action quickly and safely.

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Do Your Knees Hurt After Shooting Some Hoops?

Do Your Knees Hurt After Shooting Some Hoops?

| August 22, 2013 | Reply

Jumper’s Knee is a chronic overuse injury to the patellar tendon (the tendon between your knee cap and lower leg) from repetitive jumping. When you come down quickly after a jump, you bend your knees to absorb the shock. This forced bend stresses your patellar tendon and can sometimes cause pain and inflammation to where your tendon attaches to the bone.

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