Hip Treatments

The hip joint is one of the largest joints in the body and is important to allow mobility.  The hip joint is one of the most common joints nowadays to be affected with wear and tear arthritis (osteoarthritis) causing pain and stiffness and as a result can affect significantly the quality of individuals lives.  Over the past few years more has become known about younger patients with hip trouble where arthritis is not present and treatments such as keyhole surgery are increasingly being carried out in this age group.