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How long after sprain to start physical therapy?

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Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry

In brief: 3-4 weeks

It takes ligaments usually 3-4 weeks to go through their first phase of healing.
Once the first layers of scar tissue is laid down across the sprain site, physical therapy can help reduce excess scarring and help regain loss strength. Best of luck.

In brief: 3-4 weeks

It takes ligaments usually 3-4 weeks to go through their first phase of healing.
Once the first layers of scar tissue is laid down across the sprain site, physical therapy can help reduce excess scarring and help regain loss strength. Best of luck.
Dr. Wenjay Sung
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