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Dr. Brian Duncan

Orthopedic Surgery
Saint Joseph, MO

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Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

51 Answers
31 Agrees
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Duncan
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Span the splinters..: Usually we place a plate with screws or a rod across the area of splintering and secure the bone above and below. If necessary we can then repair the smaller pieces with individual screws where possible.
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A female asked:
Dr. Brian Duncan
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Get an xray...: Could be lots of things including a stress fracture. Recommend seeing a doctor for an evaluation and an xray
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Duncan
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Very common...: This is a very common scenario in people with a history of ACL injury. What is the question?

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Duncan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Duncan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thankyou very much for your answer, is it to long after op, crp only 3
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! So Arthralgia can be OA or RA ?
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Much appreciated, 2 different surgeons. Started with labral tear.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Tennessee College of Medicine, TN
MD
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