Without proper treatment, sports injuries may never properly heal. This can leave you on the sidelines or in lingering pain for an extended period of time. Whether you have a minor or severe sports injury, you can meet with expert physicians Greg Moreno, MD, Keith Yablonicky, MD, Sarah Peterson, MD and their highly trained staff of providers, at MEDHERO™ Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center. The sports injury experts at this San Clemente, California, urgent care clinic welcome walk-in visits during business hours. You can also book a sports injury exam online or over the phone.
Sports injuries are any overuse or impact injury that develops while training, exercising, or playing sports. Some of the most common sports injuries include:
Because injuries start healing quickly and you don’t want damaged tissues and bones to improperly heal, it’s important to have a comprehensive sports injury evaluation as soon as your injury occurs.
The team at MEDHERO Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center encourages you to have a sports injury exam if you hear or feel a popping sensation as the injury occurs. It’s also important to get checked out if you experience:
It’s also important to have a sports injury evaluation at MEDHERO Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center if your pain or discomfort gets worse or doesn’t improve after several days.
Your sports injury treatment plan is entirely personalized to you. MEDHERO Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center has an on-site radiology department where you can get digital X-ray or ultrasound imaging to help diagnose you on the spot. Depending on the outcome of your sports injury exam and any essential imaging, your treatment may include:
The team at MEDHERO Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center is also certified in ImPACT®, a computerized neurocognitive testing system used to diagnose, evaluate, and manage concussions that occur during sports. If you or your child took a blow to the head or suffered from an impact collision on the field, your practitioner may recommend going through a concussion evaluation.
MEDHERO Advanced Urgent Care and Wellness Center welcomes walk-in evaluations if you have a sports injury, or you can schedule an appointment online or over the phone.