Stress Fractures 2016-06-14T18:54:13+00:00

Stress Fractures

Stress fractures are broken bones that occur as a result of overuse or excessive pressure. Stress fractures are typically treated with some sort of immobilization. Occasionally a fracture may shift and require surgical reduction to realign the bone. Since stress fractures occur as a result of overuse or excessive stress it is also important to attempt to identify and correct there underlying these underlying problems/stresses to prevent re-injury.