View Full Version : cant do full squats

07-16-2008, 09:27 AM
In march of this year I broke my tibia and hurt my pcl, as of right now I can only squat down to where my thighs are maybe 10 degrees of being parallel with the floor. Im working on my knee flexibility but I dont know how long before I get full range back. I have been doing leg extensions to get full range of at least my quads, but is there anything else to do or is that ok?

Ben Moore
07-16-2008, 09:32 AM
Did you go through rehab for this? What did the PT tell you? If not, seek out a sports med doc.

Do what you can at this point, but the bigger issue is making sure you are working that flexibility like you should.

07-16-2008, 09:48 AM
I diddnt go to pt because I was out of work and uninsured. I did see a sports medicine doctor though, and I do my exercises he told me and its getting much better. Ive been a little light on my squats also to get it back into shape.