Hip pain is one of the most common disorders affecting many patients over the age of 50 across United States and around the world. Some patients believe that they have to live with hip pain and there’s not much that can be done – it is just a byproduct of aging. However, over the past 30 to 40 years, we have made incredible advances in the treatment of hip pain. Today, the treatment of hip pain is not only safer, but more effective than ever. Most importantly, you must seek professional advice to get a proper diagnosis and learn more about your options.
So how do you prepare for a visit with your medical team and who should you be speaking to?