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What can I do to heal broken hand faster? Should I take extra vitamin d and calcium tablets?
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Dr. Robert Coats II
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Takes 6 weeks
Fractures will heal within 6 weeks for most fractures, hand fractures my heal slightly sooner. As long as you maintain a healthy diet, you will heal up without issue.
Calcium, vit d, and protein will help with bone healing. Everyone heals at their own pace.

In brief: Takes 6 weeks
Fractures will heal within 6 weeks for most fractures, hand fractures my heal slightly sooner. As long as you maintain a healthy diet, you will heal up without issue.
Calcium, vit d, and protein will help with bone healing. Everyone heals at their own pace.
Dr. Robert Coats II
Dr. Robert Coats II
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Hand fall
Physical therapy , after clearance by an orthopedic surgeon.

In brief: Hand fall
Physical therapy , after clearance by an orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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