Dislocated kneecap, happens frequently

Patient

Q: Hi,

I have dislocated my knee cap and it hurts a lot. It has some swelling and a lot of pain. I had lots of episodes where I dislocated my knee cap. I have gone for physio therapy for months, however it hasn't worked. I have put on a brace to hold it however, nothing works. Is surgery an option?

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