Effective Treatment for Hip Problems From Caring Experts You Can Trust
Your hip is one of your body’s largest weight-bearing joints. Playing sports, running, overuse or falling can sometimes lead to hip injuries. Certain diseases, such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, also lead to hip injuries or problems. If you’re hip hurts, it’s time to get relief.
Experienced and Skilled Experts
The area’s leading hip specialists at Potomac Valley Orthopaedics Associates stand ready to help with any issue. We combine our advanced subspecialty training and extensive experience handling all hip injuries and condition to provide you with the care you need and deserve.
Personalize, Comprehensive, Prompt Care
Our caring team will take the time and effort to find treatment solutions that work for you, not someone else. During or after your initial office visit, we will use various state-of-the-art diagnostic tools to get at the root of your problem and then develop the right treatment strategy for you.
Whenever possible, non-surgical treatment options are used before considering surgery.
Non-surgical Treatment Options
- Physical therapy and exercise
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
- Corticosteroids (injections and medicine)
- Lifestyle modification
If surgery is required, we take the least invasive approach possible.
Injuries and Conditions
We specialize in all hip issues. Injuries and conditions treated include:
- Inflammatory Arthritis
- Perthes Disease
- Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
- Snapping Hip
- Transient Osteoporosis
Ricardo L. Cook, M.D.Columbia, Germantown, Olney
Ira D. Gelb, M.D.Columbia
Sheldon R. Mandel, M.D.Germantown, Olney, Silver Spring
Charles F. Mess, Jr., M.D.Columbia, Germantown, Olney
Douglas M. Murphy, M.D.Columbia, Germantown, Olney
Alan Nagel, M.D.Germantown
Denis O'Brien, M.D.Olney, Silver Spring
Navinder S. Sethi, M.D.Columbia, Olney
Daniel C.H. Tang, M.D.Columbia