3 doctors weighed in:
What are the best ways to treat and care for a broken humerus?
3 doctors weighed in

2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
It depends on the location, type, and severity of the fracture.
Casting may be all that is needed, or surgery maybe necessary. Most of the time, a cast is all that is required.

In brief: Depends
It depends on the location, type, and severity of the fracture.
Casting may be all that is needed, or surgery maybe necessary. Most of the time, a cast is all that is required.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified,
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors