Patella Tendon Rupture

A patella tendon rupture occurs when the tendon that holds the patella (the kneecap) to the tibia tears and splits apart, allowing the patella to slide upward. This causes pain and an inability to straighten the knee.

To learn more about treatments for a patella tendon rupture, please complete the appointment request box or call (251) 450-2746 to schedule a consultation with a specialty-trained knee doctor at The Orthopaedic Group, P.C.