How Can I Get Rid Of My Hip Pain?
Hip pain is generally what people would associate with age, yet, thanks to the lifestyle you are leading now, this pain doesn’t discriminate based or age or gender.
That is true to some extent, as you grow older it means that all the organs are growing older and weaker, in such a case you might experience the pain in your hip.
But that doesn’t mean that hip pain occurs to only older people, due to your lifestyle changes, occupational changes, most of the time you end up sitting on a chair.
Hips are one of the most important organs for mobility and posture, any fault in it can lead to lifelong inactivity.
Nobody wants to be bedridden or bound to wheel-chairs throughout the life.
If you are also suffering from prolonged hip pain, this post is for you.
Get to know the ways in which you can get relief from hip pain.
What Are The Causes Of Hip Pain?
You might be really clueless as you are not able to find the exact cause of your hip pain, that is because there are many causes like arthritis ( inflammatory and non-inflammatory), fracture, sprain, avascular necrosis, gaucher’s disease, sciatica, muscle strain, iliotibial band syndrome, and hematoma.
What Are The Symptoms Of Hip Pain?
Pain in the hips has numerous factors that are closely associated with its causes. The most commonly found factors are:
- Joint and groin pain
- Lack of mobility due to pain
- Swelling and tenderness
- Difficulty in sleeping
- Defects with posture
How To Get Rid of Hip pain?
There are many treatment options for your hip pain. It varies in severity – in mild cases, it can be treated by using medications and applying ice or by taking rest. In severe cases, a surgery has to be done. There are also exercises that you can do to relieve pain and strengthen your hip. It helps to maintain range of motion by stretching the muscles and tendons around the hip joint.
Medications are used to get relieved from inflammation, ease the pain, slower bone loss activity, or prevent joint damage. The types of medications used are:
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
- Gout medications
- Disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs
- Biologic response modifiers
- Osteoporosis Medication
When medications do not work to keep hip pain at a manageable level, surgery would be a better option, some of the hip surgeries that are worth pursuing are
- Total joint replacement
- Hip resurfacing
All the above-mentioned treatments can ensure to ease your hip pain. If the hip pain becomes unmanageable then you can go for surgery. With specialists in both surgical and non-surgical treatments for hip pain, Dr. Madhu Thumu would be the ideal option if you’re considering hip surgery.
About The Doctor:
Dr. Madhu Thumu is one of the most famous and patient Orthopaedic Surgeon In Hyderabad practicing for the last 12 years and has gained a lot of good-will from every single patient he has treated. Along with his exceptional skills in Joint Replacement Surgeries, he is also good at personal counseling, which has helped many people grow out of their worries.
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