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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Joag
18 years experience Podiatry
Second Opinion: It may be worth getting a second and even a third opinion. If you are fairly active and want to continue to be active, get another opinion to see if ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Florence Nwofor
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Please consult with an Orthopedic surgeon. It will be advisable to limit excessive use of the joint until you have been evaluated. Take care.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Age ?: The common hip flex/extension test done to check for hip stability is good for newborns & up to about a month or so. After that time it is less d ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
My : My philosophy on second opinions is, if you think you may need one, get it. Don't hesitate. It is always good to get another perspective on things. Fi ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
Recommend ortho eval: At 27, if you have never had your hip dysplasia treated, I would suggest a good evaluation by orthopedics prior to initiating any manual therapy. It' ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience Infectious Disease
Orthopedic surgeon: A periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) is a surgery to change the orientation of the hip socket so it is in a better position to cover the ball of the hip j ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Stem Cell therapy: has been used for years in horses with good success, check it out for your dog.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No specific ones.: See your PCP and if its found you are lacking in any particular mineral or Vitamins, then those can be prescribed for you. The Hip Dysplasia is not du ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
12 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes, but...: broad topic with several variations essentially the hip fails to form properlybecause the ball does not rest in the socket in the appropriate location ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
A few options: Strengthening the muscles around the hip will help a lot. You may want to consider some supplements like glucosamine, however recent research hasn't ... Read More
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