Hip injuries are common for all age groups.
Pain may be caused by local structures within or around the hip or groin, or, may be referred from other sources (such as the lower back, pelvis or SIJ (Sacro-Iliac Joint).
The way your hip joint functions can also be affected by lower limb biomechanics involving your knee, foot and ankle plus your thigh and calf muscles.
The hip joint is a complex structure having such relationship to each other, diagnosis of the source of hip pain can be difficult.
Common conditions that can cause hip pain include:
Successful treatment of your hip pain relies upon a thorough examination of the:
Only after a thorough hip assessment, can your hip pain be effectively rehabilitated to relieve your current hip pain and joint dysfunction, which will ultimately prevent the return of your hip pain in the future.