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Dr. Craig Greene
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Website: Try these website... www.craigcgreenemd.com. http://www.orthoinfo.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00672.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Granberry
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Isometrics: After a surgery, or conditions where your doc recommends non weight bearing, keeping muscles and joints fit is important. Doing range of motion of any ... Read More
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Dr. Dann Byck
Dr. Dann Byck answered
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ask your doctor!: A leg fracture is a serious injury. You need to seek medical attention from an orthopedic surgeon. He or she will advise you regarding what exercise ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Levine
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Fracture Dependant: It depends on the bone that is fractured, the site of the fracture, and the pattern on the fracture. Treatment can range pain medication and crutches ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
See below: Immobilization by cast or brace or surgical repair.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Solomon
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Pool exercise: Swimming is great to rehab after cast is off or incision have healed. Always as your activity decreases, adjust your diet accordingly work on your ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
38 years experience Family Medicine
An xray: Assuming the bone is not sticking out through the skin, an xray can usually diagnose a fractured bone. Sometimes, for subtle small non displaced fract ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Butkovich
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Certainly: you can work your upper body with weights or weight machines. You can do sit-ups and core type exercises. Swimming could be done if you have a water ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
There are many: options. Auricular Acupuncture can be excellent for pain in this situation.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Nall
15 years experience Sports Medicine
Follow up: Follow up with your orthopedist.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
15 years experience General Practice
Few weeks : 6-8 weeks for adults. Children usually in a about a month.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on many things including the location and the kind of feature. The bone heath and your overall medical condition to mention just a few. Best t ... Read More

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