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Expert Hip and Knee Pain Treatment at University Hospitals

With comprehensive care for the full range of hip and knee issues, our team of hip and knee specialists at University Hospitals provide expert diagnosis and treatment of even the most complex musculoskeletal conditions.

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Schedule an appointment with one of our orthopedic doctors. Call 216-844-7200 or schedule online today.

Why Choose UH for Hip and Knee Pain Treatment?

Our board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedists have additional specialty training in arthroscopic techniques for a more minimally invasive approach as well as joint preservation and reconstruction surgery for complex rotation deformities. For any hip or knee issue, including sports injuries, our team can help with symptoms that affect your quality of life, including joint pain, movement limitations or overall mobility issues.

What Causes Hip & Knee Pain?

There are a number of conditions that may cause or contribute to knee or hip pain. Some of the most common include:

  • Osteoarthritis: An age-related form of arthritis, osteoarthritis is caused by the normal wear and tear of the knee joint. As the cartilage wears out, bones can eventually rub together causing inflammation and pain.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis: Also known as inflammatory arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis can result in inflammation and thickening of the joint capsule and destruction of the underlying cartilage.
  • Post-traumatic arthritis: This form of arthritis is caused by a wearing out of the cartilage in the joint after a physical injury.