Patellar tendinopathy (commonly known as patellar tendonitis or tendinitis) is an overuse injury affecting your knee. It’s the result of your patellar tendon being overstressed. A common name for it is Jumper’s Knee.   Anatomy of the Knee The patella tendon is located just below the patella (knee cap). It has attachments on the patella and the tibial tuberosity on the tibia (shin bone). The role of the patella tendon is to transfer the.. Read More