A 52-year-old member asked:
2days ago i fractured 5th metatarsal & sprained the ankle. i got a boot so do i really need to see an ortho?
4 doctor answers • 11 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes you do: Depending on your age, more may need done.
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Yes I think so: What if the bone did not healed?
Podiatry 41 years experience
Yes: This needs to be followed to make sure this heels correctly.
Podiatry 22 years experience
Yes: Follow up is an important part of the treatment.
Last updated Oct 4, 2016
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