A 31-year-old member asked:
how long will a broken finger take to heal?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Barry Waldman answered
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
4-6 weeks: Depends on the location and type of fracture. Some will require surgery.
Answered on Apr 2, 2020
Dr. Otto Placik answered
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
2-3 months: Finger bones take anywhere from 8-14 weeks to heal when compared to most per long nines which typically take 6-8 weeks. Thismismdue to the size, instability and blood supply to these delicate little bones.
Answered on Dec 23, 2018
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