Diagnostic Strategies to Understand the Cause of Hip Pain in Young Adults
Hip pain in young adults is a common condition and can be associated with several reasons.
It's important to follow a systematic approach to diagnose the problem - watch the short video below with Dr. Femi Ayeni to get started.
You Will Learn:
- To develop a systematic approach to examining the hip.
- To enhance the understanding of causes of hip pain in young adults.
- To develop a diagnostic strategy when evaluating hip pain in young adults.
Trainees and practitioners who treat hip pain in medical and allied health care fields including physiotherapy (physical therapy), chiropractors, kinesiologists, and athletic therapists.
About The Instructor
Dr. O.R. (Femi) Ayeni
Dr. Ayeni is an associate professor of orthopedic surgery at McMaster University. He is currently the medical director for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (Canadian Football League) and Forge FC (Canadian Premier League) and previously served as the assistant team physician for the New Jersey Nets (National Basketball Association). He has published over 300 academic publications in sports medicine as well as several textbooks focused on sports medicine/research. He is considered a leading authority on hip injuries and conditions in the young adult as this is a substantial portion of his clinical practice. He has spoken widely across the globe on evidence-based approaches to evaluate and treat hip-related syndromes and conditions.