At some point in everyone’s life, an individual is likely to experience hip pain. As a rule, patients over 45 years of age are most likely to experience hip pain compared to any other age groups. Patients may have low back pain that refers pain into the hip, piriformis syndrome, gluteus medius dysfunction, sciatica, labral tears, IT band pain, hip flexor strain, groin strain, or even a sports hernia. As patient’s age, the incidence of osteoarthirits increases in the hip joint which can be helped by mobility and strengthening exercises given at Champion Physical Therapy. Osteoarthritis in the hip should be always treated conservatively first before undergoing a total hip replacement.
Champion Physical Therapy works with areas surgeons to provide the best in physical therapy both before and after a total hip replacement.