The human hip joint is not prone to as many issues as smaller, more complex joints like the wrist or knee. A growing number of athletes and active adults, however, are suffering from common hip injuries. Oftentimes, the cause of pain is the result of acute trauma, such as a car accident, fall, or sports related impact. Modern orthopaedic medicine is helping people overcome these common hip injuries and return to an active lifestyle. Learn more about Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine’s Hip Center.
Common Hip Conditions
- Muscle Strains
- Contusions (Hip Pointer)
- Stress Fractures
- Labral Tears
- Tendinitis or Bursitis
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More than 30,000 hip replacements are performed each year in the US.
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Causes of Hip Pain
Symptoms of Hip Pain
- Reduced movement in the hip joint
- Muscle stiffness
- Discomfort in thigh, hip joint, groin, buttocks
- Cannot put weight on the hip or leg
- Pain is intense and came suddenly
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Diagnosis and treatment of a hip injury should only be performed by a trained, board certified orthopaedic or sports medicine surgeon. If you are suffering from a hip injury, please schedule an appointment online or by phone call and every effort will be made to schedule the patient as soon as possible.Book an Appointment
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