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If I think I broke my finger, should I see Dr. or is it a

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If I think I broke my finger, should I see Dr. or is it a waste of time, because there is little that can be done to help my finger.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No I have not seen a Dr. I am taking Aleve
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

how old are you?

can you upload a photo of your finger?

an xray would be able to tell for sure

they may give you a splint for your finger

you may need to have it properly aligned, the bone if it is broken. depending on the xray