Browsing articles tagged with " hip pain"

Our Service

May 27, 2011   //   by soon   //    //  No Comments

Our Service

Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic offers services such as:


Professional Orthopedic Consultation

Doctor Kevin Yip Man Hing, Our Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, has more than 20 years experiences in treating orthopaedic problem ranging from common orthopedic problem, sport injuries and degenerative joint. With his years of expertise, be assured that you will be receiving professional treatments that is best for your condition.

Patient Condition

Want to know more about your orthopaedic problem or injuries?
Doctor Kevin Yip treat almost all of the orthopaedic problem or sports injury which is suffered by people around the world.

Clinical Investigation

Most of the orthopaedic conditions requires Radiologic Investigation so as to allow the doctor have a clearer understanding of what is going on inside your bone.
These are the commonly used Radiologic Investigation Procedure:

The different type of investigation varies depending on the condition you are suffering from. Doctor Kevin Yip Man Hing will advise on the proper radiologic investigation that is best suited for you in order to find out the cause of the injury.


Outpatient treatments:

We do know that some of our patient will prefer to get medication or injection rather than staying in hospital to have it treated. Below are some of the list that is commonly used:


We provide medication of our patient such as:

You will be able to purchase the medication if it is prescribe by  Doctor Kevin Yip Man Hing or you have a medical report which prove doctor’s recommendation to buy those pills.


Injection is a faster and more effective treatment than medication. And there are several types of injection which is mainly used for pain relief, anti-inflammatory or repair of muscle tissue uses.

Cast / Brace

We do provide and sell cast or brace in order to help our patient to stablise the bone as to allow it to recover faster.


Physio-therapy is one of the conservative treatments that used in orthopedic. It is commonly used for strengthening and relieving pain suffered from past trauma injury. However, it is not a treatment which a lot of people have a big misconception about.

Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)

Shock Wave Therapy is a new technique used for treatment of conditions such as tennis elbow, heel spur (platar fasciitis), shoulder pain. Conditions which are more difficult to treat with conventional physiotherapy and steroid injections.


Inpatient treatment (Surgery)

Below are some of the list that Doctor Kevin Yip are specialise in:

Hip Pain

May 26, 2011   //   by soon   //    //  No Comments

Hip Pain

hip pain

What is Hip Pain?

Hip pain is usually when people finding it difficult to sit or squat and they experience an alot of pain when doing so. Whenever there is pressure on the affected area, the region or the muscles of the hip will hurt alot. Most of the people affected with hip pain often have a tough time sleeping at night. Getting a surgery done or going for the hip replacement is not the only way one can relieve one’s hip pain. There are some alternative methods or treatments which can help a person to deal with his/her hip pain in a better way.

Prevention for Hip Pain

  • Avoid activities that raise one of your hips above the other for long amount of time for example like running on an uneven surface
  • Warm up by stretching your hip, lower back and thighs before and after exercises
  • If you are more prone to hip fracture, wear a hip pads for contact sports
  • Learn how to prevent osteoporosis


Signs of Hip Pain

  • Aching pain in your hip joint or groin area
  • Sore and pain in the buttock
  • Numbness felt in the thigh area

Types of Common Hip Problem

Self-Diagnose can bring more harm than treating it. It is good to know more about the injury but definitely not to the point of self-treatment. It will be much safer to get treated by Our Doctor, for more information or to book an appointment with Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic, you can call (+65) 6471 2691, the hotline is open 24 hours. You may also send us an enquiry for Hip Pain or for an appointment or question about hip pain.



May 22, 2011   //   by soon   //    //  No Comments