The main functions of the knee joint is to bend, straighten, and bear weight. What makes the knee joint unique is that it is multi-hinged, which allows for twisting and rotating movements. The ability to move multidemenisonally makes the knee joint susceptible to injury. There are both operative and non-operative treatments for knee injuries. Dr. Lubowitz is an orthopedic knee specialist, who has developed innovative treatment techniques for knee injuries.
PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) injuries of the knee are [...]