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Don't wait for care

No one plans a sprain, broken bone or other orthopedic injury that needs immediate attention. But, when it happens, you can count on the orthopedic team at LewisGale Physicians to see you quickly. For orthopedic injuries and conditions not requiring emergency room care, turn to our orthopedic urgent care team.

Walk–ins are welcome with no appointments necessary. We’re open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 8:00 pm, and Saturday, 8:00 am – 12 noon.

We currently offer orthopedic urgent care at the following location:

Our orthopedic urgent care team treats a wide range of injuries including:

  • Back and neck injuries (ages 18 and older)
  • Broken bones
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Hand and wrist injuries
  • Knee injuries
  • Slips, trips, falls
  • Sports injuries
  • Sprains and strains
  • Work-related injuries

Urgent care procedures performed

  • Casting, splinting, bracing
  • Joint and tendon sheath injections
  • Joint aspirations
  • Minor fracture reductions (without conscious sedation)
  • Ordering of advanced imaging (ex. MRI, CT)
  • Trigger finger injections
  • X–ray imaging

Conditions not treated at our urgent care clinic:

  • Emergency department follow-ups
  • Falls greater than 8 feet
  • Head trauma
  • Injuries from motor vehicle accidents
  • Multiple joint trauma
  • Open fractures
  • Pediatric spine (younger than 18 years old)
  • Second opinions
  • Suspected rib fracture and chest trauma

What to bring to your urgent care appointment

Be sure to bring the following information with you so we can treat you quickly.

  • Valid ID
  • Medical insurance card (delete the URL link)
  • Form of payment (cash, check, or major credit card)
  • For workers' compensation cases, please bring the following information:
    • Valid photo ID
    • Location of injury on your body
    • Date of injury
    • Name and phone number of employer contact, including case manager
    • Adjuster’s name/contact information, if available
    • Name of the workers’ compensation insurance plan
    • Claim number, if available