Hip pain can be caused by a variety of problems. Spectrum Health’s orthopedic specialists are focused on determining the exact location of the pain and offering the best possible recovery plan. Whether your hip pain is caused by arthritis, sports injury or low back pain, we’ll work together to find the right treatment plan for you.
While hip pain can be treated with over-the-counter medicine, such as ibuprofen, and self-care, like ice and rest, it could be the cause of a more serious condition. Signs that you may need medical treatment include: you can no longer move your hip or leg, notice sudden swelling or your hip is in intense pain. From conservative treatments like physical therapy, to hip surgery, we’ll find the right treatment plan for you.