Knee Conditions and Knee Injuries

Peter D. Vizzi, M.D., Lafayette, Louisiana and surrounding areas including Breaux Bridge, Carencro, Opelousas, Abbeville, Youngsville, and Broussard.

Knee injuries and painful conditions of the knee can be very debilitating. These injuries can be caused by a variety of reasons including sports, trauma and arthritis. Often times a specific injury is not identified. There are many reasons for knee discomfort so the identification of the cause of knee pain becomes very important in treating the problem.

Some knee injuries and conditions which can occur include:

Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury Meniscus Injury Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injury
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Injury Knee Sprain Patellofemoral Pain / Problems
Knee Cartilage Injury Knee Bursitis / Tendonitis Fractures around the Knee
Knee Arthritis Osgood-Schlatter

With his advanced training in treatment of knee injuries and knee conditions, Dr. Peter Vizzi will efficiently and cost effectively evaluate and treat your knee pain in order to help return you to the lifestyle you enjoy.