Knee Cartilage Clinic

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What differentiates Mayo Clinic

At the Mayo Clinic Knee Cartilage Clinic we combine specialized expertise and the latest treatment techniques to offer you the very best in individualized care. You’ll see a multi-disciplinary team providing you care for diagnosis and treatment, physical therapy, and sports rehabilitation. Our full-service clinic has a spectrum of treatment options, including both non-operative and operative procedures to help you make a full recovery and return to activities.

Some of the reasons that patients come for our services include:

  • Knee cartilage damage, injury or defect
  • Knee cartilage repair
  • Knee pain due to meniscus or cartilage damage
  • Leg alignment issues (malalignment)
  • Knee preservation after previous injury, such as ACL tears, osteochondritis dissecans, or patella instability

Make an appointment at one of our locations below to see one of our specialists. They’ll answer your questions and help you with your next steps to recovery. And, you don’t need a referral for most services.

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U.S. News & World Report has again recognized Mayo Clinic as the No. 1 hospital overall and top ranked in twelve specialties. Complex care often requires world-class experts from more than one specialty working together across specialties to give you the unparalleled care you deserve.

Tailor-made care from your team of specialists

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