2 doctors weighed in:
Can your bone be stronger after it heals from a fracture?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. G Jason Hunt
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
No. Once the bone is healed it can be equally as strong as before, but not stronger.

In brief: No
No. Once the bone is healed it can be equally as strong as before, but not stronger.
Dr. G Jason Hunt
Dr. G Jason Hunt
Thank
Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
In brief: No
We heal only upto 80% original body strength and reinjury healing 80% of the previous healing so each injury places a detrimental role in healing.

In brief: No
We heal only upto 80% original body strength and reinjury healing 80% of the previous healing so each injury places a detrimental role in healing.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Board Certified, Family Medicine
10 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors