A fracture or broken bone can result from trauma, overuse, or osteoporosis and is a common injury that Dr. Brown treats. Because a broken bone can occur suddenly and be very painful Dr. Brown has same consultations for urgent issues like fractures. Some of the more common broken bones are wrist, ankle, hand and clavicle fractures. Most fractures do not need surgery and can heal with a period immobilization in a cast. Others do require surgery in order to restore stability, function, and relieve pain. All offices have sate of the art xray to diagnose your fracture and casting services. Rest assured you are in good hands when you choose Dr. Brown.
Find out more about different fractures at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons’ website or in the following tabs.