Physical Rehabilitation Medicine/Bennets fracture to thumb


Cody wrote at 2013-02-10 08:19:37
I had the same surgery 8 weeks ago. My pins were removed last week. I haven't been wearing the brave they gave me but I have gained full movement back in my thumb. The only problem I have is sometime a sharp pain occurs when I grab something or open something. I think it's my tendon that is causing this pain. Does anyone know how long it will take the pain to stop???

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Bryan Ruchin, PT, DPT, MSPT


I am a physical therapist that treats all types of musculoskeletal disorders including orthopedic, vestibular, neurologic, and geriatric issues. I am also a specialist and the only therapist in Georgia that treats coccygeal pain and related pelvic and back pain. I am affliated with all types of sports ranging from highschool to professional.


I have been practicing since 2005 and am actively involved in research in all my fields. I am listed as a specialist for treating coccygeal disorders. I am a active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Physical Therapy Association of Georgia.


I graduated from Georgia State with a B.S. in Exercise Physiology,from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Masters in Physical Therapy, and from Sage College with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy.

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