Re: When Physical Therapy Doesn't work

My son is 17 yrs old with partial tear to the acl and mcl.. insurance keeps denying surgery so they are wanting him to try physical therapy for his problem they say to strengthen the quad. After therapy he always complains about the pain that he has.. we ice, give antiinflammatoriries, they gave even prescribed pain pills.. none of it is helping.. what should we do?

Posted By allie on September 18, 2014 at 21:32:42:

In Reply to: When Physical Therapy Doesn't work posted by Carlixto Marte on August 19, 2009 at 19:32:27:

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