About Fracture Reduction

What is it and what are my treatment options?

Fracture Reduction Overview

A foot or ankle fracture is a serious injury that requires medical attention. An appointment with a Carolina Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Associates’ (CONA) foot and ankle specialist should be made as soon as possible. A fracture reduction may need to be performed to align the broken bone.  

How is a fracture reduction performed?

A fracture reduction is a noninvasive procedure, an incision is not made. General or local anesthesia is given to ensure the patient feels no pain or discomfort. With x-ray guidance, a CONA foot and ankle specialist gently manipulates the foot or ankle to align the broken bone. A splint is placed on the foot or ankle to immobilize and protect it.

What does a fracture reduction treat?

A displaced fracture occurs when a bone breaks and the fractured ends do not properly align. Displaced fractures will not heal properly unless a fracture reduction procedure aligns the bone.

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Please make an appointment if you injure your foot or ankle and experience fracture symptoms like bruising, pain or swelling.

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