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When is it safe to resume playing the piano after a scaphoid fracture is healed?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Aileen Shieu
Surgery - Hand Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Right away!

If your doctor has confirmed that your fracture has healed, you can start playing again.
Start slow and gradually build up to your pre-injury playing frequency!

In brief: Right away!

If your doctor has confirmed that your fracture has healed, you can start playing again.
Start slow and gradually build up to your pre-injury playing frequency!
Dr. Aileen Shieu
Dr. Aileen Shieu
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Dr. Todd Guyette
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: As pain permits

Returning to light activities, such as piano, as soon as xrays demonstrate a healed fracture, is encouraged.
Sometimes such activities can even be started before the fracture is entirely healed -.

In brief: As pain permits

Returning to light activities, such as piano, as soon as xrays demonstrate a healed fracture, is encouraged.
Sometimes such activities can even be started before the fracture is entirely healed -.
Dr. Todd Guyette
Dr. Todd Guyette
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: As soon as healed

As soon as the fracture is healed, you should be permitted to practice piano.

In brief: As soon as healed

As soon as the fracture is healed, you should be permitted to practice piano.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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