Knee pain can be a debilitating problem that has a major impact on a person’s day-to-day life, keeping them from enjoying many of their favorite activities. If you’re experiencing persistent knee pain that’s preventing you from living the life you desire, it’s important to have your knee evaluated by an expert who can help.
At Florida Medical Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine & Spine, Dr. Ira Guttentag treats a wide variety of athletes with knee problems, from retirees who like playing the occasional round of golf to the professional athletes he treats as the medical director and head physician for the Tampa Bay Lightning. From diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation, Dr. Guttentag guides patients through the process of overcoming their knee pain and getting back into the game. Patients choose Dr. Guttentag because he:
- Treats a broad array of knee conditions, ranging from ligament tears to osteoarthritis and bursitis, ensuring that no matter what problem a patient has with their knee, Dr. Guttentag can help
- Utilizes conservative treatments such as physical therapy and injections whenever possible, giving patients the opportunity to achieve pain relief without undergoing surgery
- Specializes in minimally invasive surgery, ensuring that patients who do require surgery can recover as fast as possible with reduced risk of complications
To have your knee pain evaluated by a specialist that’s known for his expertise, contact Florida Medical Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine & Spine and schedule a consultation with Dr. Guttentag.