Knock Knees / Bow Legs Treatment in Adelaide

Knock Knees / Bow Legs, also known as genu valgum, is a condition in which a child’s knees turn inward when they stand or walk.

Symptoms Associated with Knock Knees / Bow Legs

Symptoms of Knock Knees / Bow Legs may include pain and discomfort in the feet and ankles, especially after prolonged standing or walking. Children with these conditions may also have difficulty participating in physical activities and may experience fatigue and difficulty with balance.

It is common in young children and is usually not a problem, but it can be a sign of underlying issues with the feet or legs. If left untreated, knocked knees can lead to other foot and leg problems like curling toe in children.

Knock Knees Treatment Adelaide
Knock Knees Treatment Adelaide

Treatment for Knock Knees / Bow Legs

At Keep Me Walking Podiatry, our team of children’s podiatrists is dedicated to helping children with Knock Knees / Bow Legs. We offer a range of treatments to address the root cause of the condition and promote healthy foot development. These treatments may include custom orthotics, physical therapy, and other techniques to improve the strength and alignment of the feet and ankles.

Our podiatrists will work with you and your child to develop a personalized treatment plan that is tailored to your specific needs and goals. We understand that every patient is unique and we strive to provide the highest quality care to help your child achieve optimal foot and ankle health.

In addition to treatment, our podiatrists can also provide advice on how to prevent Knock Knees / Bow Legs as well as in toe/out toe from occurring or worsening in children. This may include recommendations on proper footwear, stretching exercises, and other strategies to support the health and function of your child’s feet.

Why Choose Us for Your Care?

At KMW Podiatry, we provide exceptional podiatry services across Adelaide, ensuring every patient receives personalized, high-quality care.

Health Scheme Support

We support patients under Workcover, EPC, NDIS, DVA, and other government schemes, providing consistent care for everyone.

Latest Technologies

We adopt the latest technologies to offer advanced podiatric care, providing innovative solutions for your foot health.

Convenient Locations

With clinics in private hospitals and GP clinics, our services are easily accessible, making it convenient for you to receive top-notch care.

24/7 Emergency Help

We are available around the clock for emergency assistance, ensuring you get the help you need whenever you need it.

Treatment Options for Knock Knees

Treatments are different for every person depending on the patient’s symptoms and needs. Some treatment strategies may include:

Exercise & Stretching
Shoe Wear Adjustment
Physical Therapy
Orthotics
Dry needling therapy
Shockwave Therapy

If your child is experiencing knocked knees or bow legs or has any other foot or ankle concerns, we encourage you to contact Keep Me Walking Podiatry at 1800962113 to schedule an appointment. Our team is here to help your child achieve relief and better foot and ankle health.

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FAQ's for Knock Knees Treatment

Knocked knees, also known as genu valgum, and bow legs, also known as genu varum, can be caused by a variety of factors, including genetics, muscle imbalances, or certain medical conditions. It can also be a result of improper footwear or other external factors.

The treatment of knocked knees or bow legs in children will depend on the underlying cause of the condition. Common treatments include custom orthotics, physical therapy, and other techniques to improve the strength and alignment of the feet.