Regenerative Hip Pain/Non-Surgical Solutions in South Portland

Regenerative Hip Pain Therapy and Non-Surgical Treatments at Med Matrix

The hip is an incredibly vital and hardworking joint within the human body. It plays a crucial role in our daily activities, from standing and sitting to walking and lifting. Unfortunately, over time, due to wear and tear, injuries, or the aging process, the hip can deteriorate and lead to discomfort and pain. This discomfort can vary from occasional, mild sensations to debilitating pain that can severely impact your quality of life. It doesn’t just hinder your favorite pastimes like golf or hiking; it can also make everyday tasks such as dressing or standing incredibly challenging.

Hip pain can arise from various factors, including direct trauma like sprains, fractures, or dislocations, as well as chronic medical conditions. As the years go by, hip joint pain becomes more common as the protective cartilage gradually wears down, making older individuals more susceptible to hip issues. Approximately one in seven seniors experiences significant hip pain. Conditions like arthritis and osteoporosis are frequent culprits. Many older patients also contend with the degeneration of support structures around the hip, which weakens the joint and leads to hip pain.

In the past, traditional remedies often involved the use of anti-inflammatory or pain-relief medications. Physical therapy, while effective, could be a painful journey for many. In certain cases, a corticosteroid injection might provide temporary relief. Otherwise, relying on a cane or walker has been the only non-surgical option for hip pain relief—until now.

Med Matrix’s regenerative medicine offers innovative alternatives for hip pain management, helping you regain control of your life and restore your activity levels.

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“At Med Matrix you’ll have access to the latest regenerative options, those used by professional athletes of MLB, NHL, NBA, PGA and UFC.”


Hip Paine: Understanding the Causes and Symptoms

Hip pain can stem from a variety of factors, and at Med Matrix, we’re here to help you understand and address your hip discomfort. Whether you’re dealing with overuse or underlying conditions, our team is dedicated to providing solutions tailored to your needs. Reach out to us at (207) 544-4643 to start your journey to hip pain relief.

Hip Flexor Pain: Overuse and underuse can both lead to significant hip flexor pain. While this discomfort can be acute and limiting, it’s often manageable with a combination of therapeutic massage, targeted stretching, and specific exercises. Our experts at Med Matrix can guide you through effective pain management techniques.

Bursitis: Among the most common causes of hip pain is bursitis. This condition occurs when the bursae, small fluid-filled sacs within the hip joint, become inflamed. Normally, these sacs cushion the joint and reduce friction, but inflammation can hinder their function. As a result, muscles and tendons may experience pain and limited mobility. Bursitis is frequently associated with overuse, such as repetitive motions like running. Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis can also exacerbate inflammation in this area.

Other Causes of Hip Pain: Hip pain can arise from various sources, including:

Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Osteomyelitis
Pinched Nerves
Bone Spurs
Calcium Deposits
Spinal Problems
Leg Length Discrepancies

Post-Surgical Hip Pain: In some cases, individuals experience lingering and debilitating hip pain following surgery. Even after the insertion of a prosthetic hip or repair of an existing one, patients may develop conditions like bursitis. This often necessitates intensive physical therapy to aid in post-surgical recovery. Our team at Med Matrix specializes in helping patients navigate these challenges and find relief.

Don’t let hip pain limit your life. Contact Med Matrix at (207) 544-4643, and let us assist you in understanding and addressing the root causes of your discomfort. We’re committed to helping you regain mobility and live a pain-free life.

Natural Hip Pain Treatment

The first crucial step towards effective hip pain treatment is obtaining an accurate diagnosis. Med Matrix places great emphasis on this initial phase, meticulously examining each patient’s medical history and physical capabilities. Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals identifies the underlying causes of your hip discomfort, tailoring a personalized treatment strategy just for you. We harness a range of cutting-edge regenerative therapies to directly target and resolve the root causes of your pain. Our comprehensive approach may incorporate natural biologic protocols, Cellular health work and orthobiologic compounds, all customized to suit your unique requirements.

At Med Matrix, we are fully committed to addressing the distinctive needs of every individual. We understand that the origins of your hip pain and its impact on your life can differ significantly from those of others. We will never attempt to fit you into a one-size-fits-all approach; instead, we are dedicated to discovering a genuine solution that delivers the hip pain relief you seek.

When you schedule your complimentary consultation with us, we will introduce you to the Med Matrix difference, where we prioritize concierge medicine and personalized care. During this consultation, we will comprehensively explore your treatment options and provide answers to all your inquiries. You can conveniently schedule your consultation online, or reach us by phone at (207) 544-4643.

Discover how Med Matrix can alleviate your hip pain without the need for surgery, allowing you to regain your zest for life.

The best care available

After graduating from Columbia School of Medicine Dr. Kreher pursued a specialized path by undertaking a Primary Care Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine fellowship at Boston University/Boston Medical Center in 2007. He loves to teach as he is active in the musculoskeletal education of medical students, residents, fellows, and advanced practice practitioners through Harvard Medical School and MassGeneral Hospital.

Dr. Kreher’s commitment to the best health of his patients extends beyond conventional medicine. His IFM certification came in the year 2019 and started work with IFM in 2017. Functional Medicine focuses on solving the root cause of illness and proactive healthcare which is fundamental in the Med Matrix philosophy.

In his personal life, Dr. Jeff enjoys quality time with his two adult children, indulging in outdoor activities such as biking and hiking, yoga and even IronMan triathlons.