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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I had arthroscopic surgery on left knee 2/24 after a fall on

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I had arthroscopic surgery on left knee 2/24 after a fall on 11/5/15 at work MRI in Dec showed bone bruise & strained ligament per my ortho. My left knee is coming along OK, but am having constant & excruciating pain on kneecap & inner knee. I can't get it in a comfortable situation esp trying to sleep. My ortho just keeps saying it will start getting better now that left knee can carry weight. I don't know how much longer that I can take this pain- can't sleep, can't clean house, only took 1 shower for a whole week. HELP!!!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Are you on any medications for anything at the moment?

Have you been seen by a pain medicine specialist to possibly help you with your pain?

Please let me know.

Regards