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Knee brace question regarding laterally tracking patella

I had injured my patella in 2010 by landing on it wrong playing volleyball. I am now a 16 year old boy and my knee continues to track laterally. I have a knee brace at the moment, but my knee cap still slips under where it's supposed to support it. I know the cause of my injury (weak VMO and ligaments) but I'm always worried it'll slip again. My question is, is there a knee brace out there that can stop hyper extention, and stop my knee cap from slipping under the brace?
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Hi there!

Yes, there are knee braces that could help with your condition. You could possibly contact your doctor’s office to guide you through finding the best suitable brace. Also I would recommend regular physiotherapy to strengthen the muscles around the knee joint to prevent future recurrence.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care!
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