Hip Pain

Colgan Osteopath in Kettering can help with Hip Pain

Osteopathy for Hip Pain

Osteopathy for hip pain

There are a number or reasons for hip pain some of which can be helped by visiting an osteopath.

Pain can come from a tight, strained or overused muscle in the hip or from the joint itself. Pain in the hip can sometimes be the result of an injury, it can be referred from the back or related to the way you move, stand and/or use your hip.

Pain from osteoarthritis or wear and tear in the hip joint is also common. Osteopaths can’t cure the arthritis and it depends on the severity of the wear and tear but treatment and advice from an osteopath can often help ease the symptoms. Osteopaths can look at the patient as a whole, assess the way the hip moves, strengthen and stretch the muscles, gently massage the hip muscles and stretch the hip joint to reduce tension and improve the mobility of the joint and work on the secondary problems like backache.

X-rays, scans and other tests are sometimes required to make a diagnosis and your osteopath may refer to your GP or a specialist for any additional investigations or treatment.

Read more:  Hip conditions

Avascular Necrosis of the Hip

Hip Osteoarthritis

Iliopsoas Bursitis

Femoroacetabular Impingement

Trochanteric Bursitis

Meralgia Parasthetica

Stress Fracture of the Hip

Nutrition and Bone Health

Nutrition and your Spine

Vitamin D

Nutrition for Osteoarthritis

Colgan Osteopath in Kettering Northamptonshire

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