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How long will a dislocated shoulder take to heal enough so you can raise your arm again?
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Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology
In brief: DISLOCATED SHOULDER
Normally, a dislocated shoulder will fully heal in anywhere from 4 to 12 weeks.
It depends upon how serious it is, and what caused it in the first place. If it's from an injury, it will take considerably longer to heal. Best luck!

In brief: DISLOCATED SHOULDER
Normally, a dislocated shoulder will fully heal in anywhere from 4 to 12 weeks.
It depends upon how serious it is, and what caused it in the first place. If it's from an injury, it will take considerably longer to heal. Best luck!
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dr. Jerome Litt
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Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: 6 weeks
A young person can start moving shoulder after 1 week & elderly after 3 weeks but it takes 6 weeks for tissue to heal and regain full rom.

In brief: 6 weeks
A young person can start moving shoulder after 1 week & elderly after 3 weeks but it takes 6 weeks for tissue to heal and regain full rom.
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
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