Hip Chiropractic in Austin, TX

Hip or leg pain? We’ve got you covered!

Many of us don’t pay much attention to the health of our legs and hips unless they start hurting. As a rule, patients begin to look for ways to treat hip pain only when faced with it.

Think of the wide range of functions your hips perform:

Being the largest joint in the body healthy hip is essential for performing your daily activities. A misaligned hip results in hip and leg pain and limited range of motion.

Chiropractic care is a proven way to relieve hip pain and ultimately improve the quality of life. Our chiropractic team can determine the root cause of your hip problems and come up with the optimal treatment plan. Follow the link to book your visit to a chiropractor in Austin, TX.

Common causes of hip pain

What causes hip pain? It can be a medical condition or a lifestyle issue. Here are the common pre-conditions of hip pain that our patients usually have:

Many Austin patients complain about tech neck – a condition caused by prolonged strain on the neck. As a rule, it occurs from looking down at your laptop or phone for a long time. Dangers of tech neck include poor posture, reduced neck mobility, neck pain, headaches, and migraines.

Want to alleviate these or any other symptoms? Be sure to see a chiropractor in Austin TX!

How does a chiropractor adjust your hip?

There are many techniques that our chiropractors use to help our Austin patients. A chiropractic adjustment always starts with a thorough evaluation to understand:

Such an evaluation makes it much easier to perform the proper adjustment to ensure that the hip begins to function properly again. We perform gentle adjustments using either our hands or different tools available in the office.

Once the hip is back into proper alignment, we always double-check to make sure that the hip stays in proper alignment. Plus, we teach our patients different movements and strategies to ensure that the hip remains in proper alignment. Following these strategies will prevent you from further injuries in the future.

Check our Youtube channel to see hip adjustments performed by our team. In this video, you can see that the hip issue was negatively impacting the patient’s ankle and knee as well.

Austin chiropractor Dr Matt Delgato performing a hip evaluation

How does a chiropractor adjust your hip?

There are many techniques that our chiropractors use to help our Austin patients. A chiropractic adjustment always starts with a thorough evaluation to understand:

Such an evaluation makes it much easier to perform the proper adjustment to ensure that the hip begins to function properly again. We perform gentle adjustments using either our hands or different tools available in the office.

Once the hip is back into proper alignment, we always double-check to make sure that the hip stays in proper alignment. Plus, we teach our patients different movements and strategies to ensure that the hip remains in proper alignment. Following these strategies will prevent you from further injuries in the future.

Check our Youtube channel to see hip adjustments performed by our team. In this video, you can see that the hip issue was negatively impacting the patient’s ankle and knee as well.

Do chiropractors work on hips?

While it is common to turn to chiropractic care when feeling back and neck pain, chiropractors work on hips too. A chiropractor will define if the hip joint or other joints are out of alignment. After that, a doctor will determine the type of misalignment and come up with the optimal treatment plan. Correcting the misalignments through chiropractic adjustments will improve your movement and function. 

Fixing these misalignments is extremely important. Otherwise, the issues will keep on accumulating, with you feeling worse and causing your problem to take longer to correct. 

Feeling like your hips are out of alignment? Be sure to schedule your first visit with one of our doctors today!

Should you see a doctor or a chiropractor for hip pain?

There are many different things that can cause hip pain. We always recommend seeing a chiropractor first because it is non-invasive (less risky) and oftentimes leads to resolution of pain without the need for drugs or surgery. Plus, if your hip pain is due to something serious that requires drugs or surgery, then our chiropractic examination will be able to determine that and we will refer you out to the proper practitioner. Be sure to schedule your first appointment with one of our doctors today!

Common Conditions We See Involving the Hip:

Misaligned Hips​

Chiropractors can correct any misaligned joints in the body, and the hips are no exception. When your hips are out of alignment, it causes other areas in your body to start compensating (or fall out of alignment). These compensations lead to further pain and discomfort. This is why it is so important to get your hips checked regularly. With such a check-up, you will ensure that the rest of the body does not start to compensate for your misaligned hips.

How do you know if your hips are out of alignment? Here are the common symptoms to watch out for:

If you’re experiencing any of these signs, you should visit a chiropractor in Austin, TX. Schedule your first appointment with one of our doctors today!

Common causes of hip pain

What causes hip pain? It can be a medical condition or a lifestyle issue. Here are the common pre-conditions of hip pain that our patients usually have:

Looking for hip pain treatment in Austin? Reach out to Lifespring Chiropractic and schedule a visit today!

Should you see a doctor or a chiropractor for hip pain?

Randomly popping/cracking your (or someone else’s) back or neck without proper training will many times make a joint worse. It can also potentially cause side effects, such as joint instability.

Many different factors can cause hip pain. To get pain relief, we always recommend seeing a chiropractor first, and here is why:

  • It is a non-invasive (less risky) kind of treatment;
  • Often it leads to the resolution of pain without the need for drugs or surgery. 

What if your hip pain is due to something serious that requires drugs or surgery? Our chiropractic examination will be able to determine that. If this is the case, we will refer you to the proper practitioner in Austin. 

Are you or your family member suffering from hip pain? Be sure to schedule your first appointment with one of our doctors today!