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What is FAI? FAI stands for “femoroacetabular impingement,” or hip impingement for short. FAI occurs when extra bone around the hip bumps up against the labrum and cartilage in the hip joint, resulting in pain and ultimately stiffness and early arthritis. Symptoms of FAI FAI can start off with just mild pain in early stages. […]
Hip arthroscopy is one of the newer advances in orthopaedic surgery. New technology has enabled the use of hip arthroscopy to treat labral tears, cartilage damage, bony deformities, femoroacetabular impingement, iliotibial (IT) band pain, snapping hip, and more.