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Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic

How long does it take a fracture to heal?


Fracture healing generally takes 6-8 weeks. This range can vary depending upon the following factors:

1. Your age
2. Whether you are male or female
3. The particular bone that is injured
4. Your overall health
5.calcium and vitamin D levels

The bone affected influences how long you need to be off your foot for (if at all!)