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MUSC Health Orthopedic Urgent Care

What is Orthopedic Urgent Care?

An orthopedic urgent care clinic is for patients with orthopedic injuries or conditions that require immediate medical treatment but are not life-threatening, such as a sprained ankle. Patients who are 4 years old and above can receive expert care from an orthopedic provider in a timely, convenient setting, including free parking.

MUSC Health Orthopedic Urgent Care is designed exclusively to treat various orthopedic injuries, including broken bones, closed fractures, sports-related injuries, sprains and strains, minor dislocations, lacerations, cuts, and swollen joints.

Our doctors, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants are proficiently trained in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine to provide patients with a full spectrum of Orthopedic services.

What injuries do we treat?

When you twist your ankle playing soccer, pull a muscle while running, or have painful swollen joints, MUSC Health Orthopedic Urgent Care is a convenient orthopedic-specific walk in clinic offering fast, expert care for bone and joint issues as well as offering Xrays, bracing, splinting, and durable medical equipment (DME).

Conditions treated include:

  • Sprained ankle
  • Sprained wrist
  • Sprained knee
  • Minor fractures
  • Muscle strains

 What services do we offer?

  • Physical exams
  • Xrays
  • Splint
  • Post-operative orthopedic wound checks
  • We do not offer care for life-threatening injuries or non-orthopedic injuries and conditions.

Do we accept insurance?

We accept most insurance plans. This list is not all-inclusive; we suggest you contact your insurance carrier for verification.

Do I need to make an appointment?

You don’t need to make an appointment at MUSC Health Orthopedic Urgent Care.