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I have a chipped a bone in my finger. Will I need surgery?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction

In brief: Maybe

Some finger fractures do require surgery.
I would consult a orthopaedic surgeon as soon as can be arranged.

In brief: Maybe

Some finger fractures do require surgery.
I would consult a orthopaedic surgeon as soon as can be arranged.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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Dr. G Jason Hunt
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Depends

A fracture in your finger often does not require surgery.
Fractures that involve the joint and cause a step off of the joint need to be reduced and fixed.

In brief: Depends

A fracture in your finger often does not require surgery.
Fractures that involve the joint and cause a step off of the joint need to be reduced and fixed.
Dr. G Jason Hunt
Dr. G Jason Hunt
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