Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on.

Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately

healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or doctor who can help you know what to do.

beginning of content

Hip diseases

1-minute read

Follow the links below to find our information partners' articles about hip diseases.

Learn more here about the development and quality assurance of healthdirect content.

Last reviewed: April 2022


Back To Top

Need more information?

These trusted information partners have more on this topic.

Top results

S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe) for osteoarthritis | Cochrane

This summary of a Cochrane review presents what we know from research about the effect of S-Adenosylmethionine on osteoarthritis.

Read more on Cochrane (Australasian Centre) website

Hips — Arthritis Australia

The hip is commonly affected by arthritis, particularly osteoarthritis (OA)

Read more on Arthritis Australia website

Osteoarthritis explained

Knee pain, hip pain, aching joints: these common complaints can be caused by osteoarthritis. Find out how it can be managed.

Read more on NPS MedicineWise website

Hip Dysplasia - Miracle Babies

Dysplasia of the hip if adolescent patients successfully treated for developmental dysplasia of the hip The successful treatment of DDH in infancy does not ensure normal hip development; therefore, follow up into maturity may be recommended

Read more on Miracle Babies Foundation website

Arthritis and surgery: hip replacement - MyDr.com.au

For some people with arthritis, hip replacement surgery could mean the difference between leading a normal life or putting up with a debilitating condition.

Read more on myDr website

Hip disorders - Better Health Channel

betterhealth.vic.gov.au

Read more on Better Health Channel website

Osteoarthritis — Arthritis Australia - the most common arthritis in Australia

Osteoarthritis is a type of arthritis that affects the whole joint, and is thought to be the result of a joint working extra hard to repair itself.

Read more on Arthritis Australia website

Osteoarthritis - Pain Conditions - painHEALTH

Learn about Osteoarthritis, what treatments are available and get helpful tips to form part your musculoskeletal pain co-management treatment plan

Read more on painHEALTH website

Osteoarthritis — Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment | MSK Australia

Do you have osteoarthritis? Find out more about your musculoskeletal condition, how you can manage, and where to find support. Call us today at 1800 263 265

Read more on Musculoskeletal Australia website

Osteoarthritis - Better Health Channel

betterhealth.vic.gov.au

Read more on Better Health Channel website

Healthdirect 24hr 7 days a week hotline

24 hour health advice you can count on

1800 022 222

Government Accredited with over 140 information partners

We are a government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information and advice

Australian Government, health department logo ACT Government logo New South Wales government, health department logo Northen Territory Government logo Government of South Australia, health department logo Tasmanian government logo Victorian government logo Government of Western Australia, health department logo

Healthdirect Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners and to Elders both past and present.