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How To Play Soccer After A Broken Ankle
It depends: You may play sports if authorised by your orthopedic doctor provided 1 you wear a properly fitted brace 2 go for physical therapy to repair and strengthen the muscles and stability of the knee joint 3general strength training three times a week 4be careful and under control during practice 5 apply ice and pressure after each game but you can only play if it is approved by your orthpedic md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ankle fracture: Not for at least 4-5 months.Get a more detailed answer ›
How long after getting a cast off a fractured ankle can I return to martial arts training (ju jutsu)?
4 weeks typically: To heal a sprained ankle to play baseball quickly depends on severity of sprain. If its a chronically sprained ankle with constant pain and instability, it will take longer than a mild outside sprain. Usually 3-4 weeks of rest, icing, antiinflammatory meds (like advil (ibuprofen) or motrin), bracing or compressing wraps, with or without physical therapy should the starting treatment. Hope that helped! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long would it take until i can start playing rugby again after a broken ankle and torn ligaments?
D/w orthopod: This really depends on the injury. I would discuss with your orthopedic surgeon. An on-line physician has no way to know the extent of injury or the level of healing that has taken place. ...Read more
It depends...: Bone healing usually takes 6-8 weeks depending on the type of fracture. Each person has a different healing potential depending on age and overall health. Factors that may speed your recovery include: immobilization, elevation, good nutrition, follow your physicians’ instructions and do not smoke. ...Read more
When bone is healed: Your orthopedic surgeon will do an exam and obtain an x-ray. The exam must show little or no tenderness over the broken bone. X-ray must confirm bone is healed. Ideally, wrist motion should be equal on both wrist. Occupational therapy may be necessary to optimize grip strength and motion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
About how long will it be before I can return to playing football after reconstructing my atf ligament?
Two ribs fractured my fibula and dislocated my ankle, how long will it be before i'm good enough to play sports?
Depends: It sounds as though you had quite the accident. Fractured ribs are painful enough, the fracture/dislocation of an ankle can have long rehabilitation schedules. In addition, of course, it also depends on what sports you want to play. You most likely had surgery on the ankle. I would ask the surgeon for his opinion, he would know better than anyone else. Good luck. ...Read more
Will i be able to figure skate and play soccer on a sprained ankle i can walk as long as i don't bend my ankle i skate monday and play soccer on tues?
Depends: Difficult to say with the info given. If the sprain is just a day or two old with little swelling or bruising and it already feels better then a good taping and you're ready to go. On the other hand, if its a more severe sprain that has not been examined and its been more than a few days, then i would have your doctor see it first before you possibly make things worse by dong too much too soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When feeling better: After having an ankle sprain, a person can rest a few days until the ankle feels better. He can try sports again but start with light exercise and gradually increase the activities as long as the ankle doesn't hurt during or right after the exercise. If the ankle hurts, then he may be doing too much too soon, so he should rest and try again in a couple of days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Progressive return: Once your pain & swelling is under control, you regain full range of motion & strength... You can use a home exercise program in many cases (band exercises, stretching, and balance) to help with the early stages of recovery, but as you return to sport (w/ brace) you should make sure you are able to perform the basics, before you try to fully practice/ play. If pain persists see md & have an x-ray. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it usually take for a sprain ankle take to heal? can you play soccer with a sprained ankle
Six weeks & RICE: An ankle sprain is a serious musculoskeletal injury that accounts for 1 of 10 ER visits in the US and cause pain, swelling and bruising on the outside of the joint. Rest, ice, compression and elevation are basic. Most ankle sprains occur during jumping, pivot and explosive kick sports like soccer and basketball. Return to sports for a grade l ankle sprain is 2 weeks. Six for grade lll! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After a knee reconstruction on my ACL & meniscus. How long will it take for me to be able to play sports?
8-9 months: Return to cutting sports after acl reconstruction is currently a controversial topic. It takes 7-8 months after reconstruction for a autograft (your own tendon) to reincorporate, and it takes 8-9 months after an allograft (donor tendon) to reincorporate. Retear rates after early return to sports is higher, so a conservative 8-9 months is recommended. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: "tailbone" injuries can be very painful and for a very long time. Pain will probably dictate your return to your sports. Of course re-injury can occur but that is a risk you take. Work with your doctor, sports trainer and coach on when to return. You may need to see someone skilled in injuries in this area. Sometime it is necessary to remove a tail bone due to pain and to restore activity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shoulder dislocation: if your shoulder has fully healed and you have rehab it then it is safe to play. there is always a risk of redislocation with sport activity but an orthopedic evaluation can help you with your decision ...Read more
Depends: It depends on how severe the injury. But any where from 2-4 weeks. ...Read more
How can I strengthen my muscle after a broken malleolus and torn peraunous to go back to playing soccer 5 months after surgery?
Theraband : Your doctor can refer u to a physical therapist who can instruct u on a home program to strengthen your ankle muscles w/ theraband( including your peroneal tendons ).The therapist can also help u with proprioceptive( balance) exercises and sport- specific drills. Best of luck! ...Read more
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