Hip Month

Hip Pain or Groin Injury?

If so, This is YOUR Month to Consult Us and Save at PhysioWorks!

At PhysioWorks, we see lots of painful hips, weak gluteals or groin pain sufferers.  Please read on for the specific details of what’s on offer during our Hip & Groin Month.

Your Hip & Groin Special Offers

Hip or Groin Physiotherapy – Save $20

If you have a hip or groin injury, you’ll qualify to Save $20 off your Physio Assessment Consultation this month.  It’s that simple. See full terms and conditions below.

Back & Leg Massage – Save 15%

You’ll qualify to Save 15% off your Back & Leg Massage 60-Min Consultation this month. See full terms and conditions below.

Massage Services

Ashgrove Ph 3366 4221    Clayfield Ph 3862 4544    Sandgate Ph 3269 1122

What to Do?

Simply book your hip & groin physiotherapy or back and leg massage appointment during the offer period, and we’ll apply your discount. It’s that easy!

Great News!

This offer is valid between 1/11/2021 and 30/11/2021 at our Ashgrove, Clayfield and Sandgate PhysioWorks clinics. Please read on for full terms and conditions.

Hip Pain Treatment

A thorough analysis of WHY you are suffering hip pain from a movement, posture, or a control aspect, is vital to solving your hip pain.

Only an accurate diagnosis of the source of your hip pain can solve the pain, quickly improve your day to day function, prevent a future recurrence,  or improve your athletic performance.

The first choice of short-term therapy has been symptomatic hip treatment. This approach could include local chemical modalities such as cortisone injections or painkillers. Ice or heat could also assist along with some gentle stretching or exercise.

However, persisting hip problems will require additional investigations to assess your joint integrity or range of motion, muscle length, strength, endurance, power, contraction timing and dynamic stability control.

You should consult a healthcare practitioner who has a particular interest in hip pain and injury management to thoroughly assess your hip, groin, pelvis, lower limb and spine. Due to the kinetic chain, they all impact, especially at the high athletic performance end. A quality practitioner will educate you on your condition and combine it with exercise and manual therapy as per the Clinical Practice Guidelines. (Cibulka et al., 2017) Hip pain education should also include teaching you specific activity modification, individualised exercises, weight-loss advice (if required), and methods to unload any arthritic joints.

Recent research evidence-backed approaches have modernised physiotherapy treatment approaches to effectively managing hip pain. Together with a thorough hip assessment, your hip treatment can progress quickly to restore you to a pain-free hip and perform your regular sport or daily activities in the shortest time possible.

For specific rehabilitation advice regarding your hip pain, seek the professional advice of high quality and up-to-date physiotherapists experienced in the assessment, treatment, prevention and optimisation of hip pain and related conditions. After assessing you, they will individually prescribe therapeutic activities based on your specific needs for daily living, values, and functional activities or point you in the direction of the most suitable healthcare practitioner for you and your hip condition.

Hip Pain Treatment Options

Your hip physiotherapist may consider an extensive range of treatment options, including manual joint therapy to improve your joint mobility, muscle stretches or supportive taping. Your physiotherapist is also likely to add strengthening and hip joint control exercises as they deem appropriate for your specific functional and sporting needs. Please consult with them for advice.

Hip FAQs

How Do You Know If Your Hip Pain Is Serious?

Why Does My Hip Go "Click"?