7 doctors weighed in:
Which treatment works the best and fastest for broken bone?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Nothing
Bone will heal at its own rate.
Treatment involves aligning the broken ends so they heal straight. It can be done externally with a cast or fixator, or internally with surgical placement of pins, plates and rods. Which is done depends on many factors.

In brief: Nothing
Bone will heal at its own rate.
Treatment involves aligning the broken ends so they heal straight. It can be done externally with a cast or fixator, or internally with surgical placement of pins, plates and rods. Which is done depends on many factors.
Dr. Matt Malkin
Dr. Matt Malkin
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: See Orthopedist
Most broken bones need immobilization, which often means a cast.
See the specialist.

In brief: See Orthopedist
Most broken bones need immobilization, which often means a cast.
See the specialist.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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1 comment
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
yes, but certain fractures either due to their location of due to fracture displacement might need a surgical procedure to obtain the best result.
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