Hip & Knee Pain

Physical therapists (PTs) are experts in the art and science of the evaluation and treatment of human movement dysfunctions. We care for people of all ages and treat a variety of muscle, joint and neurological conditions.

Conditions we have successfully treated:

  • Hip Pain
  • Arthritis*
  • Tendonitis
  • Groin Strain
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Post Surgical Hip Replacement
  • Chondromalacia
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Ligament Sprains
  • Tendonitis/Bursitis
  • Tendon/Muscle Strains
  • IT Band Syndrome
  • Post Surgical Conditions

What are my treatment options?

  • Drugs
  • Epidural Injections
  • Surgery
  • Physical Therapy*

Advantages of Physical Therapy:

  • No side effects.
  • Cost-effective.
  • Supported by clinical research.*
  • Customized to treat the underlying cause.
  • Your Recovery Process:
  • Pain Relief
  • Recovery of Any Lost Hip Range of Motion
  • Increased Strength
  • Recovery of Walking and Functional Skills
  • Independent Care

Your Recovery Process:

  • Pain Relief
  • Recovery of Knee Motion
  • Recovery of Strength
  • Functional/Sports Retraining
  • Independent Home/Health Club Program

Components of Your Care:

  • A thorough biomechanical evaluation.
  • Extensive patient education.
  • A customized treatment plan.
  • Gentle hands-on techniques to relax the muscles.
  • Effective joint mobilization techniques to decrease stiffness.
  • Pain-relieving modalities such as ice, heat, ultrasound or electrical stimulation.
  • Targeted stretching for tight muscles.
  • Walking, stair climbing, sit-to-stand retraining.
  • Balance exercises.

Everyone is different. You may require one or two visits, or an extended care plan over several weeks or months. If you’re ready for relief, and tired of “masking” your pain, treat the cause, not just the symptoms!

* Cited from the academic journal, Physical Therapy, 2005, pp. 907 – 971.

* Cited from the academic journal, Clinical Biomechanics, Aug. 2006.