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Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome Relief

Greater trochanteric pain syndrome is a common musculoskeletal condition that affects the side of the hip. Whether it’s an injury from work, playing sports or just getting older, CARESPACE Health+Wellness  can help.

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The best treatment for greater trochanteric pain syndrome near you

CARESPACE is less than 10-minutes away

Good news – if you’re looking for greater trochanteric pain syndrome treatment near you and are in the Kitchener Waterloo area, there’s a CARESPACE multidisciplinary clinic less than 10-minutes away (book by selecting a discipline below). And even better, our evidence-based team is driven to get the results you want so you can be your best.

There are many causes of greater trochanteric pain syndrome

The primary cause of greater trochanteric pain syndrome is related to activities that put excess pressure on the tendons and muscles located near the hip joint, such as running, squatting and climbing stairs. In addition to these types of stress-inducing activities, other causes of greater trochanteric pain syndrome may include medical conditions such as arthritis, prior hip surgery or having tight muscles throughout the body. Fortunately, chiropractic care with associated physiotherapy and massage therapy can be very successful in treating this condition by helping to reduce the symptoms which can provide important musculoskeletal support.

Get the best treatment to help your greater trochanteric pain syndrome

We all know that health and wellness is important, but with so many competing priorities, it’s hard to stay on top of it. CARESPACE provides the best treatment options to help heal your greater trochanteric pain syndrome quickly. CARESPACE uses a result-oriented, natural approach to rehabilitation and wellness with your choice of Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy. CARESPACE practitioners work together to understand both your primary concerns and long-term health goals. Multidisciplinary evidence-based plans are designed to address the root causes and are developed to provide fast and long-lasting relief to ensure you can start living your healthier life today.

What is greater trochanteric pain syndrome?

Greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS) is a type of hip joint disorder. It usually occurs due to inflammation or bursitis of the greater trochanter region, which are two bony points on the outer side of the hip. GTPS can cause stabbing, burning and sharp pain in the affected area when moving and is typically worse after exercise. In addition, it can also cause swelling, stiffness, restricted movement and tenderness along with pain in various parts of the hips as well as sensory changes such as numbness.

What are the symptoms of greater trochanteric pain syndrome?

The primary symptom of greater trochanteric pain syndrome is pain that increases when pressure is placed on the affected area, such as during activities like standing up from a seated position or climbing stairs. Other associated symptoms may include tenderness and swelling around the greater trochanter, which is an area located on the outer side of your upper femur bone. Pain may be exacerbated by activities like sleeping on your side for long periods of time or running on hard surfaces.

Get the greater trochanteric pain syndrome treatment that's right for you

Choose Your Chiropractor

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By utilizing a range of techniques and adjustments, chiropractors can help to relieve pain and improve joint mobility. Chiropractors can also provide valuable guidance on exercises and stretches that can be used to alleviate symptoms and prevent future episodes of greater trochanteric pain syndrome.

Choose Your RMT

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By targeting the muscles and tendons surrounding the hip joint, massage therapy can help reduce inflammation and tension leading to improved range of motion and less pain. So if you’re looking for a holistic approach to managing greater trochanteric pain syndrome, consider giving massage therapy a try.

Choose Your Physiotherapist

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Physiotherapy treatment may include soft tissue mobilization, stretching, and strengthening exercises tailored to your needs. Your physiotherapist will work with you to create a personalized plan that addresses the root of your greater trochanteric pain syndrome and helps you get back to your daily activities pain-free.

Not sure which discipline to select?

Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy can all be effective for your greater trochanteric pain syndrome. Choose any one of the above. Once the initial assessment has been completed, you will be directed to the discipline and practitioner who will be able to deliver the best results.

Still not sure? Simply give us a call at (519) 208-2273 and we will help find the right therapy for your needs.

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