A Baker’s cyst, or Popliteal cyst, refers to a lump of fluid that forms behind the knee. It’s caused when surplus joint fluid in the knee is forced into a small sac of tissue behind it, filling up the sac and causing it to bulge into a cyst. The cyst is often painless, and it is entirely possible for it to disappear on its own. Some common symptoms of the condition include:
At Physiomobility, we have a team of qualified professionals who offer specialized treatment for various musculoskeletal conditions including Baker’s Cyst. Whether you have a chronic knee arthritis which flares up with prolonged standing, or you have experienced a recent injury causing an inflammation of your knee joint, our experienced physiotherapists and exercise therapists will provide you a personalized treatment, offering you relief from pain and discomfort and enabling you to get back to your usual activities quickly.
By: Muhammad Barzanjee, Exercise Therapist
AS ESSENTIAL HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS, WE REMAIN OPEN FOR IN-CLINIC TREATMENTS DURING THE PROVINCE WIDE EMERGENCY BREAK ANNOUNCED ON APRIL 01, 2021
Physiomobility continues to remain open and is not part of the lockdown. We continue to have rigorous disinfection policies and procedures in place to ensure the safety of our community and are open for patient in-person visits with all of our practitioners.
Virtual appointments are available and encouraged for those who are at a heightened risk of illness.
We remain focused on our quality of care & our continued commitment to helping our patients feel their best. For further assistance, you can contact us at 416-444-4800 during our opening hours.
The Physiomobility Team