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The hip area is known to bear the majority of your weight and is commonly misdiagnosed due to symptoms felt in the outer areas such as the thigh, groin and buttocks, though the root cause is stemming from the hips or lower back.


There are two types of pain associated with hip pain; acute and chronic. Typically pain which does not last for more than six weeks is labeled as acute pain, while pain lasting over six weeks may be chronic. While pain may be constant or sporadic it is highly recommended to see a doctor for diagnostic studies such as x-rays and MRI to further identify any issues with the hip as soon as you feel discomfort.

Common causes of hip pain include:

  • Overuse
  • Natural wear and tear
  • Lack of blood flow
  • Fall or other related accidents
  • Work Injuries
  • Leg Pain
  • Foot & ankle Pain
  • Lower back conditions
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis

Symptoms Associated with Hip Pain

Common symptoms of hip pain include:

  • Tenderness of the hip
  • Swelling around the hip area
  • Difficulty sleeping on side
  • Limping
  • Limited range of motion
  • Difficulty sitting
  • Difficulty walking
  • Radiating Pain down the leg
  • Lower back pain

Conditions associated with Hip Pain

Common conditions associated with hip pain include:

  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Facture
  • Lyme Disease

Diagnostic Options for Hip Pain

At Denville Medical and Sports Rehabilitation Center, your first initial appointment with us will include a full and thorough exam and evaluation of the hip. Your range of motion and muscle strength will be measured including a detailed ortho-neuro exam. To gain further details into the source of your pain, additional diagnostic tests may be required:

  • X-ray
  • CT or MRI scan
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV) test
  • Computerized Range of Motion (ROM) and Muscle Test with the BioDex
  • Computerized Strength Test with the BioDex

After identifying the root cause of your condition, a customized treatment plan will be created for you. This plan not only includes the recommended programs for pain relief and correction, it also incorporates your mental and wellness goals to aid in long term results.

  • Primary Care:  Primary Care providers take the time to understand your body as a whole and can address an array of medical conditions. With proper diagnostic tests and keen eyes in detecting abnormalities, primary care physicians can identify imbalances in the body and aid in correcting the issue. Click here to learn more on how our primary care physicians treat your pain.
  • Chiropractic Care:  Chiropractors use a full body approach when treating the musculoskeletal and nervous system. By adjusting the spine, imbalances are removed and nerve function increases. Click here to learn more on how our chiropractors treat your pain.
  • Physical therapy: Physical therapy maximizes the body’s proper function by applying different approaches using a variety of state of the art equipment, techniques, exercises and stretches to improve the body’s muscle tone, joint function, and range of motion Click here to learn more on how our physical therapists treat your hip pain.
  • Acupuncture:  Acupuncture is a treatment pillar of Chinese Medicine. It is a minimally invasive and gentle approach to preventative care and treatment of the patient as a whole. Acupuncture stimulates the body’s natural healing abilities to restore harmony and energetic balance. Click here to learn more on how our acupuncturists treat your pain.

Book Your Appointment With Our Experts to Treat Your Hip Pain

At Denville Medical and Sports Rehabilitation Center, we specialize in non-surgical treatments for hip pain. Our team of primary medical providers, chiropractors, physical therapists, and acupuncturists will create a customized treatment plan to treat and correct your hip pain.

Take the next step by booking an appointment at our office in Denville, NJ or by giving us a call at (973) 627-7888 today!

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