Your Condition

Hip Bursitis and Tendinosis

Hip bursitis and tendinosis is inflammation or injury of the soft tissue of the outside area of the hip known as the greater trochanter. When this tissue becomes irritated or inflamed, it causes pain in the leg and hip. It can be caused by chronic wear or prolonged positioning.

Icing/ Heat Instructions

Ice 20-30 minutes 2-3 times per day.

Treatment Plan

The treatment we use for this condition is most often in the form of medical massage/ trigger point therapy and deep tissue laser therapy. This condition generally takes 4-6 weeks to resolve when proper treatment and self-care are followed. The doctor may treat you from 1-4x per week according to the severity and history of the condition.