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How to increase height of legs

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
NO: The corrective surgery will not increase your height.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 36 years experience
No: There is not a way to increase your height from what it is predetermined genetically to be. You can not be "stretched".
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: Any minor increase in length you may have by hanging , with or without leg weights, disappears when you stand up. The ligaments between your spinal ve... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Healthy lifestyle: You are most likely to reach your tallest potential height by following a healthy diet, getting appropriate sleep and remaining physically active.Noth... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Height: Sorry but you have reached your maximum height for your age.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Height is done by 22: Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritional problems or chronic childhood illnesses, height is largely based on ge... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
No: Unfortunately, by 19-20 years old, most peoples' bone growth plates have closed, and you are as tall as you are going to get. Should work to accept yo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Depends: A pediatric endocrinologist would be the choice for analysis of linear growth in kids. For males over 17 or females over 16, a simple visit to your p... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Height: Not sure if Pediasure may help with height, it can definitely help with weight gain if needed. Once the growth cartilages close, that is typically the... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
There is a chance: Most males attain their maximum height by the time they are 21 years age. So it is possible you may grow couple of inches but there is no guarantee th... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
No: Unless you are one of those rare people that are kinown as pituitary dwarfs. Personally, I do not advise growth hormone for a healthy person, irrespec... Read More