Can You Receive SSD Benefits for a Hip Injury?
A hip injury can seriously affect your quality of life and ability to work. If you have a hip injury that prevents you from working, you may be eligible for Social Security disability benefits.
Some common hip injuries that lead to disabilities are:
- failed hip replacements
- sciatic nerve injuries
- fractured hip
- fractured pelvis
All of these conditions can lead to chronic pain. Repairing and managing hip injuries can require expensive surgeries and medications. Because of the debilitating nature of hip injuries, people often must be on bed rest or suffer from limited mobility, making work difficult or impossible