Sports play an important role in all children and teenager’s development. Whether they are summer programs or after-school programs, children can receive exercise, make friends, and learn teamwork through sports. At AFC Urgent Care North Bergen, we encourage children of all ages to get involved with sports and extracurricular activities.
While sports are good for development, there is also a chance of injury. AFC North Bergen is here for your family when accidents happen. Visit us today for injury treatment.
Injury Treatment Available near Ridgefield, NJ
Not all injuries are the same and they can require different types of care depending on the severity. Some injuries may require care from an emergency room. It’s important to be able to distinguish if an injury requires urgent or emergency care.
Some of the treatment options we provide for patients includes:
Stitches for lacerations
Soft or hard casts
Our providers will also clean all cuts and assess whether or not they need stitches. If a cut is too deep, you may be referred to an emergency room.
Sport Injuries Treated near Guttenberg, NJ
Not all sports injuries will look the same. Major breaks will require care from an emergency room, but AFC North Bergen can treat more minor breaks.
Some of the injuries we are able to treat include:
All types of fractures
Breaks in minor parts of the body
Toes & feet
Fingers & hands
Cuts requiring stitches
Contact AFC Urgent Care AFC Urgent Care North Bergen
AFC Urgent Care North Bergen is available on a walk-in basis seven days a week. We provide extended hours to help give our patients the care they need when they need it.
Urgent care is for medical conditions that require prompt attention but do not pose an immediate threat to your health or life. Here is a simple rule of thumb: if your medical issues(s) are life threatening, call 911, or go directly to a hospital emergency room. If not, an urgent care center such as AFC is an excellent alternative.