Our knee doctors at Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, located in Torrington and Bristol, are recognized experts in the field and have the specialized knowledge and training to assess, diagnose, and treat a full range of knee injuries and conditions.
As the largest and most complex joint in the human body, the knee connects the thighbone, or femur, to the shinbone, or tibia. Also supported by ligaments and provided with mobility from tendons, the knee and all its components are susceptible to injury and the natural progression of wear and tear as we age. Common ailments and injuries that affect the knee include:
Suffering from lingering symptoms of knee pain can lead to a prolonged or progressive knee condition or injury. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, it is recommended that you contact a knee physician near you:
If you're experiencing knee pain or discomfort, start your journey to recovery by scheduling an appointment with one of our knee experts. For consultation at our Torrington Office or our Bristol Office, simply request an appointment online today or call (860) 482-8539.
Our specialty-trained knee surgeons, Dr. Leigh Brezenof, Dr. Frank Pompo, and Dr. Christopher Betz are experienced and skilled in providing expert care for our knee patients. Though many knee conditions can be treated conservatively without surgery through the use of anti-inflammatory medication, supportive braces, or physical therapy, there are injuries or conditions that may require surgery. If knee surgery is necessary for you, our doctors have the advanced training and expertise to perform several advanced surgical procedures and minimally invasive techniques, including:
At Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, our expert doctors and staff understand the first step towards reducing your knee pain and restoring your health is a proper diagnosis to determine the specific cause of your pain. To schedule a consultation with one of our specialty-trained knee doctors to discuss your condition and treatment options, you may request an appointment online or call (860) 482-8539 and be seen in Torrington or Bristol.