bones-icon
Tibia fracture
How long does is take for a tibia/shin bone (above ankle) fracture to heal and after how much time can a person walk ? What about full recovery ?
198 Views v

Answers (1)

Like the answers? Chat privately with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Harisha N L
General Physician 4 yrs exp Bangalore

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹250 for 24 hrs

Hi it all depends upon how soon medical intervention done,comlications...patient can walk using walker....takes around 1 and half to 2 months to walk with out walker..be in a regular fallow up with orthopedic surgeon they will explain in detail
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.