Hip Conditions & Treatments
The hip joint is one of the largest joints in the body and is a major weight-bearing joint. Weight bearing stresses on the hip during walking can be 5 times a person’s body weight. A healthy hip can support your weight and allow you to move without pain.
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Common Hip Conditions
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Daily functioning can include, but is not limited to, walking, climbing stairs, and getting in and out of chairs and bathtubs. The pain is persistent or recurring over an extended period of time.
Stiffness that persists for 45 minutes or longer is a possible indication of osteorthritis, a chronic degenerative condition. It may also be associated with persistent pain.
A vague discomfort or clicking sensation may sometimes be felt. It may be related to a recent exercise or change in posture. This is persistent or recurring over an extended period of time.
At our clinic, we generally try to explore non-surgical treatment such as activities modification, physiotherapy and orthotics before recommending invasive intervention options.
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MBBS (Singapore), MMed (Ortho), FRCSEd (Ortho), Senior Consultant
Dr Ong Kee Leong is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon. He subspecializes in shoulder and knee, foot and ankle, hand wrist and elbow surgeries, arthroscopic sports surgery, and the management of sports-related injuries. He has been registered with the Singapore Medical Council as a specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery since 2011.
Dr Ong Kee Leong is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon. He has been registered with the Singapore Medical Council as a specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery since 2011.
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Dr Ong delivers comprehensive, evidence based orthopaedic care to his patients with a warm and professional approach. Providing a good experience to his patients is always a top priority.
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