Anatomy of the Hip
Pain in the hips afflicts many people as they grow older. It's one of the areas of the body that just naturally becomes more fragile as time goes on.
The hip joint is one of the largest weight-bearing joints in the body. This ball-and-socket joint allows the leg to move and rotate while keeping the body stable and balanced. Understanding the anatomy of the hip and how the different parts work together to help your mobility is an important part of seeking treatment. If you're suffering from hip pain, come to New York Pain Care and learn more about your options.