There are many ways a fibula can be broken and healing time is directly related to the type and severity of the fracture sustained, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. While most bones take at leas... More »

With proper treatment, fibula fractures heal within four to six weeks, according to Baylor Scott & White Health. Fibula fractures are painful but seldom serious because this small lower-leg bone only supports 17 percent ... More »

The average recovery time for a broken toe is around four to six weeks, according to Mayo Clinic. Doctors generally immobilize a broken toe by taping it to the toe next to it, a technique known as buddy taping. More comp... More »

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A fractured spine is treated by surgery and bracing depending on the type and severity of the fracture, explains the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. After treatment, the individual then needs to undergo rehab i... More »

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Depending on the type of fracture sustained to the fibula bone, treatment varies considerably and can include wearing a high-top tennis shoe or a short leg cast, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.... More »

Depending on the severity of the injury and type of treatment, the broken bones in a broken ankle typically heal after six weeks, and most patients resume nonstrenuous daily activities within three to four months, accord... More »

The recovery time for broken kneecap surgery depends on the type of surgery performed, but complete healing may take up to two years, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. If pins or screws were inse... More »