What causes hip pain


Common symptoms relating to hip pain injuries and problems
Many of our patients in Eau Claire and Altoona come to our office for evaluation of a specific symptom related to hip pain. It is our responsibility and privilege to obtain an accurate history, physical examination and obtain any necessary imaging studies, including x-rays and/or MRI, to determine a diagnosis for those symptoms. We then collaborate with our patients to create an individualized hip pain treatment plan that meets each of their needs. Listed below are several hip symptoms we often see patients for in our clinic:
  • Groin pain
  • Hip pain
  • Buttock pain
  • Knee pain
  • Thigh pain
  • Instability
  • Catching



Common conditions that we treat.
There are also instances when patients will be referred to our office by another practitioner seeking treatment for a specific condition.   Below is a list of conditions we commonly treat:
  • Osteoarthritis of the hip
  • Avascular necrosis of the hip
  • Transient osteoporosis
  • Femoracetabular impingement
  • Labral tear
  • Failed hip replacement
  • Infected hip replacement
  • Hip fractures
  • Abductor tendonitis and/or tears
  • Ischial tendonitis

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