A C-shaped disc of cartilage that protects the knee joint, your meniscus can be found between the femur and the tibia. The meniscus acts like a shock absorber for your knee, providing cushioning and reducing the impact on your knee bones and joints. While the meniscus acts to safeguard the knee, it can wear down over time, leading to injuries, arthritis, and painful tears in the region.
At NJ Spine and Wellness, we provide effective treatment for meniscal tears. From conservative approaches to surgical intervention, our team of doctors, physical therapists, and other caregivers can properly diagnose your knee pain and recommend one of our state-of-the-art therapies to help you Get Better Faster. To speak with a knee pain specialist, schedule a consultation at one of our New Jersey locations in: