Injuries to the hip and groin are quite common in recreational activities, sports and in the workplace. The hip and groin may be injured by high speed running incidents, motor vehicle accidents, falls resulting in fractures or bending and reaching at work. It can be a difficult area to assess and treat, as there are a lot of structures involved. An accurate and firm diagnosis is paramount when treating this area, as it is common for low back pain and/or pelvic pain to be referred into the hip and groin area.
At Melbourne Sports Physiotherapy, we treat many injuries, both acute and chronic, relating to the hip and groin area. Below is a list of some of the more common injuries and conditions we see in the clinic: