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What are some treatments for hip bursitis?

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Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 30 years experience
Several options: Hip bursitis or inflammation on the outer part of the hip, can be treated successfully with a good stretching program, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (nsaid's) and physical therapy. Occasionally cortisone injections are necessary and can help significantly a medical or orthopaedic evaluation with x-rays often the best place to start.
Dr. Roger Hans
33 years experience
Varied: Treatments range from rest, heat and ice, phy. Therapy, oral meds, injection therapy, pain mgmt , laser pain therapy, custom foot orthotics.

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