Many hip and knee injuries and ailments can cause debilitating pain and negatively affect the quality of your life. At MetroWest Medical Center, our highly trained physicians and state-of-the-art technology can quickly repair hip and knee problems and get you back to your full, active life.
These injuries and problems might include tears to the labrum, osteoarthritis, or sprains and strains. With minimally invasive techniques such as arthroscopic hip surgery, many common hip injuries and ailments may be diagnosed and repaired with outpatient surgeries. This allows you to return to your activities sooner than ever before.
Did you know that your knee is the largest joint in your body? Its many moving parts include bones, cartilage, muscles, ligaments and tendons. If any one or combination of these parts suffers from disease, or is injured, you suffer everything from pain to limited mobility. Arthritis is the most common cause of knee pain, but overuse also can lead to injuries and pain.
What to do? Depending on the problem, MetroWest has a full range of treatments for everything from osteoarthritis to injury, including:
- Medicines to reduce pain, swelling and inflammation
- Exercises to improve movement and strength
- Help with weight loss, which reduces pressure on your knees
- Knee replacement surgery
If you are having hip or knee pain, or just have questions about our treatment options, please contact us for more information.