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How to ice skate after a broken ankle

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
Physical therapy: Therapy to help strengthen the muscles and range of motion exercises will help to decrease the limp.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
Depends: It depends on how severe the fracture, which bones and how treated.
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
Podiatry 24 years experience
Depends: It depends on the type of fracture, the location of the fracture and any additional soft tissue injuries that occurred. You want to be certain that t... Read More
Dr. Frank Kase
Podiatry 46 years experience
4-8 weeks: It depends on the severity of the ankle fracture as well as the position of the fracture. It normally takes 4-6 weeks to adequately heal a simple ank... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Ankle fracture: it is highly unlikely that you could dislodge the plate in your ankle from bumping it
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
Orthopedic Surgery 48 years experience
Yes: If you had an intraarticular fx if possible that you are developing osteoarthritis of the ankle joint(crumbling bone", this occur very often when fx w... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Lewis
General Surgery 21 years experience
Tea it UP: One way to get rid of the the excess sweating is a home remedy of soaking feet in tea. Tea contains tannin that help decrease the sweating. You will... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Laha
Podiatry 39 years experience
Will vary: A simple rule of thumb: for every day you are immobilized (crutches, splint, cast, cast boot, etc), it will take you two days to recover fom the immob... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry 15 years experience
Broken ankle: After recovery from a healed broken ankle, finding a supportive shoe is important. Not necessarily high tips but one that doesn't breakdown easily. ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
D/w orthopod: This really depends on the injury. I would discuss with your orthopedic surgeon. An on-line physician has no way to know the extent of injury or the l... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Cast or boot: Depending on the type of injury, you may be offered a cast or more likely a boot. For the first few weeks, you will be non weightbearing until the hea... Read More