If you are experiencing constant pain you around your hip area and face certain difficulty performing common activities such as walking or getting in and out of a chair may be painful and difficult, then there is a good chance this chronic hip pain and disability is a result of arthritis. There are a few forms of arthritis that causes of hip pain and loss of hip mobility:
The most common are (Click to expand):
If medications, changes in your everyday activities, and the use of walking aids such as a cane are not helpful, you may want to consider hip replacement surgery. By replacing your diseased hip joint with an artificial joint, hip replacement surgery can relieve your pain, increase motion, and help you get back to enjoying normal, everyday activities.
Is hip replacement surgery a solution for you? Find out what are the criterias that qualify you to consider this treatment.