A ball and socket joint, the hip is the body’s second largest weight-bearing joint (after the knee). Ligaments connect the ball to the socket to provide stability, while all components work together to assist in mobility.

Hip pain can make it difficult to walk, climb stairs, sit, or even sleep on the side that hurts. Ortho RI’s range of therapies and surgeries performed by our specialists help minimize hip pain, improve the patient’s range of motion and return to activity.

Hip pain can be caused by diseases such as arthritis and bursitis as well as injuries caused by falls or other traumas. Treatment options vary by patient, severity of injury and diagnosis and can range from conservative physical therapy to hip joint replacement surgery.

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