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How long will it be before you can walk after an ankle fracture?
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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: 0-6 weeks
Some ankle fractures can be walked on immediately.

In brief: 0-6 weeks
Some ankle fractures can be walked on immediately.
Dr. Barry Waldman
Dr. Barry Waldman
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In brief: 6-8 weeks
Ankle fractures, whether they required surgery or just casting usually takes 6-8 weeks to heal before the bone has radiographic signs of healing, which is one of the indicators of having stability enough to weight bear.

In brief: 6-8 weeks
Ankle fractures, whether they required surgery or just casting usually takes 6-8 weeks to heal before the bone has radiographic signs of healing, which is one of the indicators of having stability enough to weight bear.
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