Fractures

Fractures can occur for a number of reasons related to trauma to the bone. Traumatic injuries, including those sustained during falls, car accidents, or fights, can cause bone to break.

Symptoms

  • Sharp, intense pain
  • Popping, or snapping sounds
  • Swelling and inflammation near or around injury location
  • A visible, unnatural bend in a bone

Treatment

  • Casting or bracing
  • Surgery
  • Locking plate technology