Chronic Hip Pain Relief in Arlington, Texas
Learn about our Shockwave Therapy Program for Treating Chronic Hip Pain
Hip Pain is a fairly common condition because hip can be the starting sign of many health problems. These problems can develop in several areas of the hips, pain on the inner hips or groin area generally is caused from problems with in the actually hip joint. Conditions on the outer hip or rear area are normally a sign of muscle, ligament, or tendon pain. Other forms of hip pain can come from diseases such as arthritis or can be related to other problems in the body such as knees or the lower back (sciatica).
Chronic Hip Pain & Sciatica
Sciatica is a fairly common cause of hip pain. Sciatica is pain from the sciatic nerve being compressed or “pinched”. Often times this is due to problems in the lower back such as herniated discs.
Sciatic pain runs down from the lower back into the hips and rear. The pain normally ends down in the leg before the knee. Sciatic pain in the hips can be felt when trying to walk, sitting and even sometimes when lying down, the pain is often sharp and intense.
Arkansas Pioneer offers a variety of treatment options for hip pain. Our chiropractors specialize in hip joint pain management and will provide you the best-suited treatment for your individual diagnosis.
Chronic Hip Pain Treatments
Once properly diagnosed, we provide you with optimal treatment options to help your condition and bring you out of pain as soon as possible. Below are some of our treatment options offered :
- Spinal Adjustments – Regular spinal adjustments put the body in correct posture alignment and helps to relieve muscle strain.
- Shockwave Therapy - Shockwave therapy uses high-intensity sound waves to interact with tissues of the body. Breaking down toxins in muscle fibers, stimulating muscle growth and reversing inflammation. We are the only Arlington clinic to offer this advanced chronic pain treatment program.
- Massage Therapy – Massaging and stretching the muscle can relieve pain and tension in the neck, shoulder, arm, and hand muscles. Massage increases blood flow to the muscles and helps to promote flexibility in the body's strained areas allowing proper function. Also over time massage therapy works to bring the body into proper posture position which prevents future pain and can eliminated risk of certain conditions.
Other common causes of chronic hip pain are inflamed tendons, often caused by over-exercising, fractures and sprains in the hip joint area. Inflamed tendons in the hip area can be very painful, but usually heals within a few days. Another common cause of long-term hip pain is arthritis, or joint swelling.
Arthritis and Chronic Hip Pain
Arthritis can cause pain, stiffness and tenderness in the joints of the hips, along with difficulty moving the joint such as walking. Arthritis in the joints can be a painful condition but with proper treatment the pain can be reduced and sometimes relieved.
If chronic hip pain is not properly treated, it can lead to more serious conditions; this is why it is so important to address the pain as soon as possible. Proper treatment and diagnosis of hip pain can be the difference between a pain free life, and a constant painful condition. If you are feeling hip pain we encourage you to contact our clinic today and get the pain relief you need.