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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
TLC and visit your : Doctor, some knee injuries are minor and heal by themselves with time and minor care, other could be serious injuries and you have to see the doctor ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Hajnik
17 years experience in Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Depends: Knee injuries can be treated with anything from ice and pain meds, to physical therapy, to surgery. It all depends on the specific diagnosis.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Need more details: Please provide more details regarding your specific knee injury. Recovery duration and prognosis depends upon injury severity.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Knee injury and gait: Your gait, or walking pattern, depends a great deal on your knee function. A fracture, tear, sprain, strain, effusion, contusion, etc. Can limit range ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Bontreger
18 years experience in Sports Medicine
See a MD/DO: Without knowing any further information, i would recommend you see a md/do, either a primary care sports doc or orhtopedist to figure out what you hav ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Knee injury: Anything that is painful and limits range of motion that has a specific mechanical component. Could be of joint, muscle, nerve, ligament, meniscus, ar ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
See an orthopedist: Knee injuries vary in intensity and character, and really are best managed by orthopedic surgeons or rehab docs. Not all knee injuries eventuate in s ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Depends, do you: Mean like you banged it and have some skin abrasions and bruising but with no interior derangement? If this is what you mean, then consider, rest, gen ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Ice.: Ice the knee for 20 minutes at a time, 3-4 times per day. If you can take anti inflammatory medications, like aleve, (naproxen) that helps bring down ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
It depend what kind: Of injury you have minor bruises take about a week to heal and some major injury (acl tear) take 4-6 month to heal..
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