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How long does it take for a broken hip to heal so you can walk?

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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: 3 months

Ambulation is started immediately post op with limited weight bearing initially at first.
Hopefully by 3 months walking is fairly good although an assistive device may still be needed.

In brief: 3 months

Ambulation is started immediately post op with limited weight bearing initially at first.
Hopefully by 3 months walking is fairly good although an assistive device may still be needed.
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