The gluteal tendons are the fibres that connect the gluteal muscles to your hip. Gluteal tendinopathy is an injury or pathology of these tendons, most commonly it is a result of repeatedly overloading the tendon.
Osteitis Pubis (OP) was a very fashionable diagnosis in Australia for a very long time. It seemed every footballer with chronic groin pain was diagnosed with OP. You may be reading this thinking “I had OP, it must exist!”.
Snapping hip syndrome (SHS) is a condition that is defined by a snapping or popping sensation in or around the hip when it is moved in a certain direction
The GLA:D® program (Good Life with Arthritis: Denmark) is an education and exercise program developed by researchers in Denmark for people with hip or knee osteoarthritis (OA) symptoms.
What is a Total Hip Joint Replacement? – Blog By Christian Bonello A Total Hip Replacement (THJR) is one of the most common operations in orthopaedic surgery. It is a surgical procedure whereby the diseased hip joint is replaced with an artificial prosthesis. As the hip is classified as a ball-and-socket joint; the ‘socket’ is […]
What is Femoroacetabular Impingement? Femoracetabular Impingement (FAI) is a hip condition that occurs when the ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum) rub abnormally creating damage to the hip joint. The damage can occur to the articular cartilage (smooth white surface of the ball or socket) or the labral cartilage (soft tissue bumper of the socket) resulting […]