Sport Injury Treatment in Lyndhurst, NJ
Sports are important for people of all ages! Sports teach character, teamwork, and dedication, plus they are also a lot of fun. Unfortunately, sometimes sports require physical contact which may result in an injury. AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst is here to patch you up and get you back on the field as fast as possible. Below you will read a list of our services that we provide for sports injuries.
Sport Injury Treatments Available near Kearny, NJ
Cuts and gashes happen as a result of blunt trauma to the skin. Depending on how bad the cut is, it may require stitches so that healing time is sped up.
If you are unsure whether you need stitches or not, come in and see one of our physicians. Our providers will do the following procedure:
- Clean your wounds
- Measure the wound & check how deep the cut is
- If necessary, our provider will then administer the stitches
If one of our providers feels your cut may be too large or life-threatening, then they may refer you to the nearest ER for some more serious treatments.
If you believe you have acquired a break or fracture, we have you covered! AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst has an X-ray machine on-site. We are able to analyze your injury to determine the type of care it may require. This can include bandages, soft casts, and hard casts.
Sport Injuries Treated near Secaucus, NJ
Sport injuries happen to children and adults of all ages. You can take all of the preventative measures, but accidents do happen.
It’s important to know the difference between injuries requiring urgent care and injuries requiring emergency care.
Sports injuries treated at AFC Lyndhurst include:
- Lacerations and cuts requiring stitches
- Fractured bones, hairline or oblique
- Broken fingers, toes, hands or feet
- Minor breaks in other parts of the body
Contact AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst
Recovery time on the breaks/fractures depends on how severe the break is. Our providers will give you a plan to follow in the weeks/months ahead of you to make sure that you are on the fastest road to recovery!
AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst is open seven days a week with extended hours, so we can help accommodate your injury any time.
If you have any more questions please call us at 201.345.3839.