What treatment options are available to combat hip pain?

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Hip pain is a common complaint that keeps many people from being active. Sometimes the result of arthritis or an injury, hip pain can often be prevented or treated with non-surgical approaches.

How common are hip problems, and what can be done for those who have hip pain? Eric Pifel, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, discusses symptoms and treatment options.

For more information about hip pain, common hip problems and to find an orthopedic doctor, visit the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare website.