What is a Hip Arthroscopy and Why Do You Need One?

What is a Hip Arthroscopy and Why Do You Need One?

by Shearly (SU)
A hip arthroscopy is a type of surgery that helps your doctor get a clear view of the inside of a joint. An arthroscopy may help doctors diagnose and treat joint problems. During an arthroscopy, a small camera, or and arthroscope is inserted into the hip joint. The camera allows the surgeon to visually see any damage to the joint.