1 doctor weighed in:

When can someone be able to try new sports with a prosthesis?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Stephen Daquino
Sports Medicine

In brief: It's individualized

Really depends on your extent of prosthesis and how well your functioning with it.
I have worked with athletes in many sports with many types of prosthesis. If you can participate in a sport safely with a prosthesis, theres no reason you can't compete.

In brief: It's individualized

Really depends on your extent of prosthesis and how well your functioning with it.
I have worked with athletes in many sports with many types of prosthesis. If you can participate in a sport safely with a prosthesis, theres no reason you can't compete.
Dr. Stephen Daquino
Dr. Stephen Daquino
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Smith
Board Certified,
13 years in practice
383K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors