A 39-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

How long can a knee injury takes to heal?

1 doctor answer
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..
Answered on Sep 14, 2019
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Knee injuries: Depends upon the location and extent (the personality) of the injury. Meniscal tears and full thickness acl tears don't heal on their own, and may nee ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
It depends: It depends on the injury. Contusions or sprains can heal fairly rapidly. Other injuries require surgery. Some sesolve with exercise, meds and possibly ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: If you are referring to a laceration (as referenced by the glue comment), then a knee laceration needs to be watched closely as it is a high tension a ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
It depend on what: Kind injury, some could need surgery some could be treared with splint some damages may have lasting effect?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month