Sprains, Strains & Fractures Treatment in Raleigh, NC
WHAT ARE THEY?
Sprain: Injury to a ligament or joint
Strain: A muscle injury or “micro-tear”
Fracture : Injury/Break in a Bone
Sprains, Strains, and Fractures can occur in any body region, and can be very scary for patients. We aim to get our patients in as fast as possible at Wake Nonsurgical Ortho & Sports Medicine, and can frequently provide an appointment within 24-48 hours for acute injuries. Depending on the injury we may even be able to provide a SAME DAY appointment. All appointments at Wake Nonsurgical Ortho & Sports Medicine are with our Nonsurigal Ortho & Sports Medicine Physician , Dr. Kanaan.
We are able to treat any injury from the shoulders down to the toes (excluding the neck and back).
Non-Surgical Treatment Options
Surgery is not the only option when it comes to treating sprains, strains and fractures. At Wake Sports Medicine in Raleigh , NC we offer a variety of non-surgical treatment options. We will fully evaluate the cause of the injury, and suggest a comprehensive plan to help the tendon heal faster. This may include:
- Rest and guidance on limitations of activity
- Physical Therapy
- Ultrasound Guided Injections
- Referral to an Orthopedic Surgeon if necessary
Sprain and Fracture Care
At Wake Nonsurgical Ortho & Sports Medicine in Raleigh, NC we manage various injuries both related to sports, or just common accidents. Whether it be a sprain of the ankle, or a minor fracture in the extremities we will treat you every step of the way.