Hip Problems

People usually complain of:

  • Pain
  • Limp
  • Decreased walking/running distance
  • Snapping or Clicking sensations
  • Stiffness
  • Deformity

Common conditions & injuries incl:

  • Osteoarthritis (OA) 
  • Dislocated Hip
  • Sacro-iliac Joint discorders
  • Femoral Neck Stress Fracture
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Ilio-Tibial Band friction
  • Myositis Ossificans
  • Osteitis Pubis
  • Pubic Rami Stress Fracture
  • Sports Hernia
  • Groin Pain
  • Adductor Tendinopathy
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Obturator Nerve Entrapment
  • Calcific Tendinopathy 
  • Acetabular Labral Tear
  • Ischial Bursitis
  • Perthe's Disease (Children)
  • Slipped Femoral Epiphysis (Children)

Pain Referral

Pain can referred from the Hip to the Knee & from the Knee to Hip.  This is why our Osteopaths will check both above and below the joint or area that is painful.to find the true cause of your problem.

Areas where hip pain is felt

We are updating our Fact Sheets for the Hip & Knee conditions/injuries  mentioned and how Osteopathic treatment may be of help.  Simply send us an email or give us a call stating which conditions you would like information on:-

Knee Problems

Common complaints are:-

  • Pain
  • Weakness
  • Swelling
  • 'Clicking' or 'Popping'
  • Locking

Common conditions & injuries incl:-

  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Injury
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Meniscal Tears
  • Articular Cartilage Injury
  • Patellar Dislocation
  • Mal-tracking patellar
  • Ilio-Tibial Band Friction
  • Fat Pad Impingement (Hoffa's Syndrome)
  • Patellar-Femoral Pain syndrome
  • Chondromalacia Patella
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Osgood Schalter Disease
  • 'Jumpers Knee'
  • Juvenile Osteochontritis Dessicans
  • Bipartite Patellar