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Broken Pinky and 5th Metacarpal

I broke my pinky and 5th metacarpal on July 29th of last year in a motorcycle incident in which I got t-boned by a distracted driver. I had x-rays done a couple hours later and they showed that my finger hadn't just been broken, but shattered. I had surgery on August 2nd in which the hand specialist had trouble using k-wires to line up the fragments in a good position. He settled on "good enough". the wires were in for approximately 6 weeks. upon removal I started physio 3 times a week. I've had multiple casts, splints, stretching exercises, and so forth. Almost 6 months later and the range of motion just doesn't seem to be improving. I work as an automotive tech so you can understand the need for the use of my hands. will I ever have full use of my hand again? Would another surgical procedure be beneficial to me? Or is it time to look for a new career? I'm very athletic and can't participate in any of the sports I enjoy (hockey, basketball, football) It just doesn't seem to be improving and I don't know what to do at this point
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