What is Patellofemoral Syndrome(PFS)/Chondromalacia?
Patellofemoral syndrome, also known as PFS or chondromalacia, is one of the most common causes of chronic knee pain. When caught early, this condition can be treated with simple, conservative measures such as rest, ice, compression, elevation, and over-the-counter pain relievers. As the condition worsens, however, patients may require more advanced forms of care. Before jumping into possible treatment options offered at OSR Physical Therapy, our specialists want to explain what PFS is, how it’s caused, and common... Read More