Hip Pain

Hip Pain: What Causes It And How Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Nargesh Agrawal, 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…

Precautions You Need To Take To Avoid The Risk of Hip Frature

By Dr. Naresh Padmanaabhan, 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 Everything About It!

By Dr Nitin Bansal , 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…

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…

What Is Joint Replacement Surgery?

By Dr Ankit Varshneya , Orthopaedics What is joint replacement surgery? Though we have only 206 bones, we have over 300 joints in the body. At any joint, the end of the bones is covered with cartilage that acts as a cushion and facilitates smooth movement. With age, this cartilage…

Hip Pain: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr. Prof. Anil Arora, 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…