Causes

Trauma, lifting, sleeping wrong, sports, auto accidents.

What

The hip joint can become misaligned, just like vertebra which leads to the joint not functioning properly. If joint of the hip is jammed or not moving correctly, then nutrients may not be able to get into the joint surfaces allowing wastes to build up which leads to destructive osteoarthritis. A hip that is not function properly may refer pain to the outer leg or the groin. Damage to the muscles that help the hip function correctly can also lead to hip pain, including the quadriceps , hamstrings, the piriformis and the psoas muscles. The strong ligament of the hip that connects it to the pelvis may also be damaged.

Treatment We Offer

Chiropractic – our doctors can re-align the hip joint restoring better function and reliving pain and restoring function. We also correct and problems with associated areas surrounding the hip including the above mentioned muscles, tendons and ligaments that affect joint function.

Restorative/Regenerative Services – There are several different natural treatments that our Nurse Practitioner uses to restore normal joint mobility and positive affect the arthritis of the joint structures. Ozone, PRP and other regenerative services have proven very effective with hip pain and problems many times reducing arthritis effects.

Natural joint injections – to help alleviate pain, such as Traumeel (Homeopathic anti-inflammatory)

Trigger point injections – to help break up scar tissue in the hip musculature and help to relax these muscles.

Therapeutic Massage – to correct the muscle, tendon and other fascial problems that can affect hip and lower back function, releasing adhesions and scar tissue from prior injury and overuse of the leg.