With instability of the knee, the person feels that they cannot trust the joint, which may give way and not allow confident movement.


Common Knee Symptoms

A simple outline for beginners to help them understand many of the symptoms a knee patient might experience.

The unstable patella - congenital or acquired?

Instability in the patella means that it jumps to the edge or out of the normal track in the femur in which it lies.

Patellar instability and dislocation

Discussing how the anatomy can affect the tendency to dislocate the patella.

What is complex or multiligament instability?

Multiple damaged ligaments require expert evaluation.