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On average, how long will a broken coccyx bone take to heal?

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Dr. Michael Granberry
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: 6 weeks

While it takes 6 weeks for healing of the bone injury, most people have pain for longer. This is a very sensitive area.
Pain for 3-6 months is not uncommon. Using the donut pillow really helps.

In brief: 6 weeks

While it takes 6 weeks for healing of the bone injury, most people have pain for longer. This is a very sensitive area.
Pain for 3-6 months is not uncommon. Using the donut pillow really helps.
Dr. Michael Granberry
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