Tag Archives: MCL

Ask a PT: If I have a torn meniscus, do I need surgery?

A meniscus tear can be degenerative and occur with microtrauma over time, or it can be the result of an acute trauma. In neither case is surgery an absolute indication. The majority of meniscus surgeries these days are performed arthroscopically … Continue reading

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Medial Collateral Ligament Sprains

Ski season is upon us here in the high country.  One of the most common ski injuries we see is a medial collateral ligament sprain (MCL) in the knee. This injury is also common in cutting sports such as soccer … Continue reading

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Ascent PT featured in Sneak Peek Vail Check out this article about water rehab from Sneak Peek Vail featuring Keith and Carrie from Ascent PT.

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Ask a PT….Where you can get advice on pain, injury, or fitness from a physical therapist.

This will be a weekly feature on Fridays in our blog, where we answer questions we get from our clients or posters on this site or our Facebook page.  So if you have a question about some sort of injury … Continue reading

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