This collection of videos is composed of various workouts to strengthen the knee joint as well as therapeutic, prescriptive exercises. FIS TV takes a full-body approach to joint health, but when your knee is the issue, this collection has you covered! See how the core, hip, and foot areas influence knee health while you strengthen knee extensors and flexors so that you can enjoy a pain-free lifestyle. This video series can help you recover from knee injury and knee replacement to knee you strong and stable.
Video 424 | Isometric Hip and Knee Mobility Boost (15 minutes) with Lauren Eirk
The hip is a very complex joint, capable of moving in many planes of motion. By comparison, the knee's structure is primarily capable of flexing and extending. Muscle weakness in these joints can cause pain and tightness. This can make exercise positions difficult to access.
In this workout,...
Video 414 | Post-Op Knee Recovery III (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk
This is a follow-up video to "Post-Op Knee Recovery II #412. At this point, you are likely done with physical therapy and working to return to a higher level of function. Remember that regaining your range of motion and strength after total knee replacement or hip surgery is critical to regaini...
Video 412 | Post-Op Knee Recovery II (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk
This is a follow-up video to "Post-Op Knee Recovery #410. Remember that regaining your range of motion and strength after total knee replacement or hip surgery is critical to regaining your ability to do the things that are important to you. Exercising has multiple benefits including: reducing s...
Video 410 | Post-Op Knee Recovery (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk
Regaining your range of motion and strength after total knee replacement or hip surgery is critical to regaining your ability to do the things that are important to you. Exercising has multiple benefits including: reducing stiffness, maintaining flexibility, improving muscle strength, and prevent...
Video 411 | Pilates for Knee Stability (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk
This is a 30 minute pilates workout to strengthen and stabilize the knee joint. The exercises will focus on the importance of proper knee alignment and knee tracking as well as building strength in all the muscles that support the knees. These include exercises for the lower leg muscles, upper l...
Live Event | Knee Strengthening Workout (60 minutes) with Lauren Eirk
The knee joint, called a "hinge" joint, bends and straightens but can become stressed or injured with muscle weakness and compensation from nearby joints. In this workout, you will learn about the knee joint and practice some effective exercises to help keep your knee more stable.
We will use...
Video 373 | Yoga Therapy for Knees (15 mins) with Lauren Eirk
This fifteen minute Yoga Therapy routine is designed to help you recover from a knee injury, chronic pain, or instability. Using a Yoga strap as a resistance tool, target muscles around the knee.
This routine is appropriate for all levels of fitness, with many modifications given for each exe...
Video 341 | Yoga for the Knee (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk
Experience an alignment-based, methodical Yoga practice designed to target muscles that cross the knee joint. Using a Yoga block and strap, we begin with several classic Yoga asanas to practice knee, hip, ankle, and foot alignment.
Progressing to poses on the floor, learn how to protect the k...
Video 318 | Isometric Knee Boost (15 minutes) with Lauren Eirk
If you need a quick boost, this 15-minute bodyweight workout will help you to strengthen knee extensor muscles and knee flexor muscles using the resistance coming from friction and a sponge ball. Weakness in these areas can cause loss of balance and knee pain, making it more difficult to walk eff...
Video #274 | FIS Knee Therapy (45 Minute workout) with Lauren Eirk
The knee joint, called a "hinge" joint, bends and straightens but can become stressed or injured with muscle weakness and compensation from nearby joints. In this workout, you will learn about the knee joint and practice many therapeutic exercises to help keep your knee more stable.
Video 116 | Hip & Knee Isometric Challenge (60 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk
Isometric resistance training is the key to reduced inflammation and pain. Holding positions with muscular engagement can improve muscular performance, improve range of motion, reduce body fat, and resolve muscular imbalances. In this video, the floor, body weight, an elastic mini band, and min...
Video 098 | Exercises for Knee Therapy (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk
This thirty minute routine will show you how to exercise with a knee injury, chronic pain, or instability. Lauren will use a chair and a variety of resistance tools to help target knee muscles for strengthening benefits. This routine is appropriate for all levels of fitness, with many modificat...
Live Event with Lauren Eirk | "Integrated Strength: Pronation"
Every joint can pronate and supinate, as muscles are constantly resisting and collapsing under gravity to give us the power to move. When we cannot pronate efficiently, we cannot absorb enough elastic energy to propel our body to move forward.
Using dumbbells and a mini ball, this workout foc...
Video 053 | How to Strengthen the Knee and Hip with Lauren Eirk
This video will show you some simple isometric yoga positions performed with various yoga props to improve your ability to balance, get up and down from the floor, and have better motor control in squatting and lunging motions by strengthening the muscles of the knee and hip.
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