Knee Arthritis

How to Treat Knee Arthritis Caused by a Sports Injury

A major consequence of sports-related injuries to the knee is the high chance of developing arthritis later in life. A person can develop arthritis in the knee from an injury occurring decades ago – especially former high school and college sports athletes. Dr. Howard Marans – founder of OC Orthopedic located in Fountain Valley, CA – recommends seeking immediate sports medicine treatment for all athletic-related injuries to avoid the development of arthritis in the long term.