Hip injuries

Hip Pain – Know The Most Common Causes And Treatment

By Dr. Nandan Rao, Orthopaedics The hip joint is an important joint of the body that is used to withstand continuous motion, stretching and wear and tear. There is a cushion of cartilage in the hip joint, which prevents friction of the bone ends. The wear and tear of the cartilage occur primarily…

Causes and Symptoms of Avascular Necrosis of Hip

  By Dr. P. Sharat Kumar,Orthopaedics Avascular necrosis is localised death of the bone. Necrosis can occur due to traumatic injury, side effects of drugs or disease. The dead areas of the bone do not function normally, they weaken and they can collapse. Avascular necrosis eventually leads to the joints attached…

Hip Pain – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. Umesh Kulkarni, Orthopaedics The hip joint is an important joint of the body that is used to withstand continuous motion, stretching and wear and tear. There is a cushion of cartilage in the hip joint which prevents friction of the bone ends. The wear and tear of the cartilage occur primarily…

Hip Fractures – Know The Risk Factors Associated With it!

By Dr. Umesh Jain,Orthopaedics A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of your fracture…

Hip Fractures – Know All About It!

By Dr. Ravi C V , Orthopaedics A fracture in the hip is caused by the breaking off the upper part of the thigh bone. The degree of the fracture varies on the forces that are involved. The surgery used to treat a hip fracture is fundamentally based on the level of…

Hip Pain Associated Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

By Dr Radhakrishnan Paulraj , Orthopaedics The hip joint is an important joint of the body that is used to withstand continuous motion, stretching and wear and tear. There is a cushion of cartilage in the hip joint which prevents friction of the bone ends. The wear and tear of the cartilage…