Dr. Brian Divelbiss

Orthopedic Surgery
Rushville, MO
30 years experience

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Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

32 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Divelbiss
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not likely: Not likely as prednisone is often used for severe tendinitis
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Divelbiss
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Best to ask surgeon : that is a question best answered by your surgeon. Most likely it will be minimum of 6 months
A male asked:
Dr. Brian Divelbiss
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Wait until healed: The prudent course is to wait to play until there is confirmation the fracture has healed. This commonly requires a CT scan as plain X-rays not relia ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Divelbiss is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Divelbiss is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank yu! I dont think it is a fracture though. I am pre med, so i kind of get the idea. should i keep taping it?
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Thank you so much! I went in yesterday, and the dr. fixed it. Thanks!!
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Thank you for your helpful response Dr. Divelbiss!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, IA
Graduated 1991MD
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