Hip osteoarthritis (coxarthrosis): Compare Costs for a treatment abroad

Do not despair if you have been diagnosed with hip osteoarthritis. We are here to help you. Not only can you find here useful information about your disease, you can also book a private consultation with the best specialists to cure your hip joint.

Below, methods of hip osteoarthritis treatments are listed. By clicking on the search results, not only will you be able to find the most suitable clinics and the best specialists in this field, you will also be able to find out how much such treatments cost and book the program you are interested in online. 

Booking Health offers the following options of treatment for this diagnosis.

Price from
Hip replacement
Price from
Arthroscopic surgery
Price from
Diagnosis and conservative treatment
Price from
Orthopedic rehabilitation
Price from

Best hospitals for Hip osteoarthritis (coxarthrosis) treatment

TOP Price
clinic image

location_onCountry: Turkey
location_searchingCity: Istanbul

Acibadem Healthcare Group

Founded in 1991, Acibadem Healthcare Group has become one of the leading medical institutions not only in Turkey, but also worldwide.

Patients choice
clinic image

location_onCountry: Germany
location_searchingCity: Grevenbroich

Hospital St. Elisabeth Grevenbroich

The Hospital St. Elisabeth Grevenbroich offers a wide range of medical services. Special focuses include gastroenterology, oncology, general, abdominal and vascular surgery.

check_circle Booking Health GmbH offers a full package of services

Send your request for the required treatment program
for your personal health issue.

About the disease

Hip osteoarthritis is a progressive, chronic disease, which attacks and destroys the hyaline cartilage of the hip joint. This disease can be developing statically for many years. At the beginning of osteoarthritis of the hip a person may experience mild pain and some difficulty when walking. If the hip osteoarthritis is not treated in time, it can lead to a surgical procedure of a joint replacement. This replacement may be needed if the hip joint is severely deformed and immobilized. In other cases the patient does not need the operation, the osteoarthritis of the hip can be cured by the conservative treatment, begun in the early stages. 

Usually people over 60 years are diagnosed with the osteoarthritis of the hip. The reason for that are the changes of cartilage, that usually loses its elastic mobility with age. If there is no other pathology, the hip osteoarthritis rarely becomes too severe. Sometimes young people can also have hip osteoarthritis. It happens because of the following four reasons:

  • Obesity: overweight puts pressure on the leg joints, which affects the cartilage
  • Hereditary predisposition to the diseases of the joints
  • Congenital abnormalities of the hip joint
  • Consequences of injury, car accident or professional sport trauma


  • Mild pain in the groin, thigh and buttocks
  • Painful sensations arise only when standing up and walking
  • The pain stops after a minute or two of walking

The symptoms of osteoarthritis of the hip during the second stage are:

  • Constant pain in the lower back, groin, hip and even knee of the affected side
  • Walking becomes more difficult
  • Deformation of the joint becomes noticeable

During the third stage of hip osteoarthritis the patient experiences such hip osteoarthritis symptoms:

  1. Walking without a cane becomes  extremely difficult
  2. The distortion of the hip is visible even through clothes
  3. The sound of hip crunching is heard during the movements
  4. The joint loses its mobility
  5. Range of motion decreases


The rheumatologist or orthopedist can diagnose the patient with the osteoarthritis of the hip  during the simple X-Ray of the hip.A doctor can also perform ultrasound to determine location of disease.


  • Physiotherapy. During the physiotherapy the doctor strengthens the muscles around the affected area, stretches the ligament and normalizes the motion of the person. He also restores the cartilage, removes the spasms and pain, using in some cases the massage and hirudotherapy(treatment with leeches) can also be used as a hip osteoarthritis treatment. The saliva of leeches improves the  blood circulation and renegates some cells.
  • Arthroscopic surgery aime to restore and repair the cartilage of the hip joint.
  • Hip replacement. During the third stage the doctors can replace the affected joint with a metal prosthesis. Conservative therapy is used only to relieve the pain and prepare   he patient for the operation. After the operation patient can lead the same lifestyle as before except that he can not play sports professionally or do hard labor.


Need Help?

Need Help?

Do you want the most effective treatment? We will help you to find a hospital in any country in the world specializing in your disease. Fill out the application and our specialist will contact you!

Thank you!

We received your treatment application in the best Europe clinics. Our manager will contact you within the next 24 hours.