Understanding and Treating Hip Injuries

In the dynamic field of hip injury treatment and management, Dr. Douglas Cancel of Performance Sport Care in Walnut Creek, CA, stands out with his expertise in sports chiropractic care. His practice is at the forefront of incorporating recent advancements in the understanding of hip structure and biomechanics, offering state-of-the-art, non-surgical solutions for those suffering from hip pain and injuries.

Hip Disorders and Innovative Treatments


Hip Impingement and Labral Tears

Understanding the complexities of femoral acetabular impingement and labral tears, which are often linked to sports requiring extensive hip motion, Dr. Cancel understands when surgery is indicated and when there are reasonable opportunities for non-surgical solutions by addressing key factors in these conditions.

Hip Instability

Recognizing both traumatic and non-traumatic causes of hip instability, Dr. Cancel’s approach focuses on identifying subtle signs of capsular laxity and providing targeted treatments when non-surgical options reasonably exist.

Hip Arthritis (osteoarthritis)

With a keen eye for early signs of arthritis, Dr. Cancel offers conservative, non-surgical options to manage pain and preserve hip function.

Hip Bursitis

Addressing the inflammation of bursae, Dr. Cancel employs a range of management strategies and coordinated treatment for conditions like trochanteric bursitis, ensuring relief and recovery.

Stress Fractures

As a sports chiropractic specialist, Dr. Cancel provides comprehensive care for athletes, including nutrition and recovery strategies for stress fractures.

Low Back Related Hip Pain

As a seasoned back doctor, Dr. Cancel expertly distinguishes between hip and low back disorders, ensuring accurate diagnosis and effective treatment.

Hamstring, Groin, and Hip Flexor Injuries

With extensive experience in treating muscle and tendon injuries in the hip area, Dr. Cancel offers effective solutions for strains and tendinitis.

Comprehensive Care for Hip Health

At Performance Sport Care, we understand that each patient’s journey to recovery is unique. Dr. Cancel’s personalized approach ensures that every aspect of your hip health is addressed, from initial diagnosis, treatment, possible medical/surgical referral, to the final stages of rehabilitation. His commitment to non-surgical methods and innovative treatments places him at the forefront of sports chiropractic care in Walnut Creek and the surrounding areas.

Why Choose Performance Sport Care?

  • Expertise: Dr. Cancel’s extensive knowledge in sports-related injuries makes him a trusted choice for athletes and active individuals.
  • Personalized Treatment: Understanding that no two injuries are the same, Dr. Cancel tailors his approach to meet your specific needs.
  • Advanced Non-Surgical Techniques: Stay ahead of the curve with the latest in non-surgical treatments and rehabilitation methods.
  • Comprehensive Care: From diagnosis to recovery, experience a holistic approach to managing your hip pain and injuries.
  • Community-Centric Practice: Proudly serving Walnut Creek and neighboring communities, we are committed to enhancing the health and well-being of our patients.

Ready to take the first step towards overcoming your hip pain and injuries?

Contact Dr. Douglas Cancel and the team at Performance Sport Care at (925) 945-1155 or click below to schedule a consultation. Embrace a pain-free life and return to your peak performance with the expert care at Performance Sport-Care.

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