Urgent Care

First Aid for a broken arm

Urgent Care

Urgent medical conditions are ones that are not considered emergencies but still require care within 24 hours. Some examples include:

  • Accidents and falls

  • Cuts that don’t involve much blood but might need stitches

  • Breathing difficulties, such as mild to moderate asthma

  • Diagnostic services, including X-rays and laboratory tests

  • Eye irritation and redness

  • Fever or flu

  • Minor broken bones and fractures in fingers or toes

  • Moderate back problems

  • Severe sore throat or cough

  • Skin rashes and infections

  • Sprains and strains

  • Urinary tract infections

  • Vomiting, diarrhea, or dehydration


Your body’s musculoskeletal system is a complex system of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves and allows you to move, work and be active. Once devoted to the care of children with spine and limb deformities, orthopedics now cares for patients of all ages, from newborns with clubfeet, to young athletes requiring arthroscopic surgery, to older people with arthritis.

People seek orthopedic specialists to get advanced treatment for these problems:

  • Back pain, scoliosis and herniated disc

  • Hip problems

  • Arthritis

  • Fractures

  • Torn ligaments & muscles

  • Muscle strains & sprains

  • Work injuries

  • Bone tumors

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

  • Ganglion cyst

  • Age-related conditions like osteoporosis

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