Our hip joint is a weight bearing joint, therefore hip pain is a common problem, and it can be confusing because there are many causes. Some of the common conditions are, arthritis, bursitis, stress fracture, and referred low back pain.
It is important to make an accurate diagnosis of the cause of your symptoms so that appropriate treatment can be directed at the underlying problem. Hip joint can be the source of pain, but it can be a common site for referred pain from the spine, pelvis, and the groin. Common conditions include tendonitis, bursitis, and vary forms of arthritis.
Hip pain can be due to structural issue to the ball and socket joint and the underlying cartilage. However, it is important to rule out congenital hip condition as well as other referred pain source to formulate a proper treatment plan. At MSR, our multidisciplinary team will examine your condition from various aspects and order the correct diagnostic test to formulate an effective treatment plan.