Patient Education

Signs of a concussion in athletes

 

The definition of a concussion is a brain injury that is caused by either a direct blow to the head, face, neck or elsewhere on the body with a force that is transmitted to the head.  A person can display rapid impairment that resolves spontaneously, demonstrate functional rather than structural disturbance, and has a […]

February 28th, 2017|Patient Education|

Painful Pulled Muscles and Dislocated Joints Best Treated in Orthopedic Urgent Care Center

When pain from a muscle or joint problem becomes unmanageable, many believe they need to go to the emergency room.  But the ER is primarily designed to serve life-threatening emergencies. An urgent care center may be able to help you, but you will likely be seen by a generalist – not an orthopedic specialist. […]

February 23rd, 2017|Patient Education|