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DEEP GLUTEAL PAIN SYNDROME

This site is only for informational purposes. 

DEEP GLUTEAL PAIN SYNDROME FEELS LIKE...

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WHAT IS DEEP GLUTEAL PAIN SYNDROME?

 

Intermountain Healthcare thoroughly describes Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome on their website.  click here for info

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When looking for research articles, it can be helpful to search other conditions you have and Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome or Piriformis Syndrome to see if they are related. If you are specifically concerned about the treatment, it can be helpful to search that specific treatment.  Check with your local library if the articles you need aren't free.  Google Scholar is helpful and has a lot of free resources.​

HELPFUL RESEARCH ARTICLES AND MEDICAL SITES

Research articles can be helpful and validating, but frequently there is a lack of research.

GETTING A DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

If you think you have POTS, use this info to get to the right doctor or ask your primary care doctor to preform the tests.

Physiotherapy
  • Many struggle for years to get a Deep Gluteal Pain diagnosis and are instead told they have anxiety or other mental health disorders.  

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  • Use the FB pages below to find a doctor in your area.  It's important you find a doctor familiar with Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome.  

  • Hip surgeons and specialized physical therapists usually treat Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome; not all hip specialists treat this syndrome.  

IN THE NEWS

Many people share their stories because it was so difficult to get a diagnosis, even after Long COVID.

FACEBOOK GROUPS FOR DEEP GLUTEAL PAIN SYNDROME

It can be helpful to connect with others about their experiences.  You can ask about doctors in your state, how their treatment went, compare symptoms, and get support from others who understand what it's like to have Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome.

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  • Try to join groups with the most members to give you a larger sample size and a higher probability of finding someone with symptoms like yours. 

  

  • Remember that Facebook is public and follow the group rules. 

  

  • Go to this page for more helpful hints on using Facebook as a resource.

  • We've listed a few groups, but there are others.  Pick your favorite and disregard the others.  

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