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Fractures: A Closer Look

Patella Fractures, Femur Fractures and Tibia Fractures

Fractures are broken bones and are often caused by a fall or a high energy injury, such as a motor vehicle accident or contact sports injury. Fractures often can cause severe pain, swelling, and bruising.

 

It is important to discuss these options with your doctor to determine what the best treatment is for your condition.

 

Click below to discover some basic information regarding this condition:

 

Patella (knee cap)

Femur (thigh bone)

Tibia (shin bone)

 

For more specific information, please check with your provider.

Make an appointment here to discuss your specific problem further.

 

Source and for more information: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)