Hip Pain

How Do I Know If My Pain is Related To Hip Pain?

Be vigilant for indicators such as chronic hip pain, discomfort during movement, pain at rest, and even radiating pain into the back or knee. At Glackin Physiotherapy, our doctors are well-equipped to assess your symptoms and develop an effective treatment plan tailored to your specific needs.

Hip issues manifests with symptoms such as...

  • Groin pain or discomfort
  • Pain in the front of the hip or deep in the buttock
  • Pain that worsens with prolonged sitting, walking, or activity
  • Limited range of motion in the hip joint
  • Clicking, popping, or catching sensations in the hip
  • Pain that radiates to the thigh or knee
  • Stiffness or difficulty moving the hip, especially in certain positions


Common Hip Conditions seen in Physical Therapy:

People can experience hip impingement for various reasons. Some common conditions we address at Glackin Physiotherapy include, but are not limited to:

  • Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI)
  • Labral tears
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Snapping hip syndrome
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Gluteal tendinopathy
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Hip osteoarthritis

How can Physical Therapy Help With Hip Pain? 


Joint Mobilizations 

Joint mobilizations for hip mobility deficits alleviate stiffness, increase flexibility, and promote better function, aiding in symptom management.


Soft Tissue Massage 

Soft tissue massage for hip pain can relieve muscle tension, improve blood flow, and alleviate discomfort by targeting tight muscles and fascia around the hip joint.


Dry Needling

Dry needling for hip pain uses thin needles inserted into muscles around the hip to help release tension, reduce pain, and improve mobility, offering a non-invasive approach to treatment.

Physical Therapy for Hip Pain in Ellicott City and Columbia, MD

Delaying physical therapy for hip pain can worsen symptoms and lead to further complications, making it crucial to seek treatment as soon as possible.

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Unlocking Hip Freedom

At Glackin Physiotherapy, our Doctors are prepared to assist you in unlocking hip pain and reclaiming your mobility and well-being through personalized physical therapy tailored for pelvic dysfunction. Contact us today to begin your journey toward stronger, pain-free pelvic and hip health!