Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians offers baseball players and other dedicated athletes with Tommy John Surgery as an option to repair torn ligaments in the elbow. This injury, a torn or damaged ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), commonly affects pitchers in baseball. This procedure was named after Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Tommy John. Over half of Tommy John’s career wins came after his surgery.
Atlanta Trochanteric Bursa Pain Relief
Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians is Atlanta’s trusted source when it comes to trochanteric bursa pain relief. We are an interventional sport and orthopedic medicine practice that specializes in finding long-term solutions to acute and chronic sports-related pain conditions and injuries. Our double board certified Interventional Sport physicians and orthopedic pain specialists are committed to using the most minimally invasive methods possible, including bursa injections, to help athletes find long-term relief from pain and other symptoms so they can return to a healthy, active lifestyle.
Trochanteric Bursitis Treatment
For proven and effective trochanteric Bursitis treatment, you can turn to the experienced physicians from Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians. Trochanteric Bursitis is a chronic condition that causes tenderness of the outer hip. For most individuals with Trochanteric Bursitis, the pain is most noticeable when pressure is placed on the affected hip such as during sleeping or walking. Treatments may include correcting gait disorders, decreasing inflammation in the joint and stretching the illiotibial band.
The physicians from Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians take a comprehensive approach to treating Tronchanteric Bursitis that includes a combination of different treatment modalities. As each case is different, your treatment plan will be customized to address your specific symptoms and treatment goals. Before recommending any type of treatment, we will first take the time to accurately pinpoint the source of the pain and fully discuss your symptoms and treatment goals. Using proven and effective and minimally invasive techniques, we are able to help patients who suffer from trochanteric Bursitis find long-term pain relief and an improved quality of life.
Causes of Trochanteric Bursitis
Trochanteric Bursitis is caused by inflammation in the bursa sacs that are located on the outer side of the hips. It is a common sports-related injury and one of the most common causes of hip pain. If you have hip pain and think it may be due to trochanteric Bursitis, please contact the Atlanta Trochanteric Bursa Pain Relief Experts at Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians today and schedule a consultation with one of our orthopedic specialists. You do not have to live with outer hip pain! Call us today so we can get you on the road to recovery and back to participating in the activities you enjoy. We look forward to helping you stay active and live your best life!