Injuries

Accidents happen. And for less severe injuries, a trip to the emergency room may not be necessary. Velocity Urgent Care treats patients suffering with minor burns, bumps, and bruises. 

Visit Velocity Urgent Care to treat the following general health issues:

Visit Velocity Urgent Care to treat the following injuries:

  • Minor burns from heat or chemical exposure
  • Fractures
  • Lacerations
  • Removal of superficial foreign objects
  • Splints
  • Sprains
  • Stitches/Suturing/Stapling
  • Strains
  • Minor wound infection

 

When to go to the emergency room

According to the American College Of Emergency Physicians, the symptoms than necessitate an emergency department visit include the following: 

  • If you are experiencing difficulty breathing and/or shortness of breath
  • If you have chest or upper abdominal pain, or feel pressure in the chest area
  • If you have fainting spells or experience sudden dizziness or weakness
  • If you experience vision changes
  • If you are confused or otherwise experience any mental status changes
  • If you have uncontrolled bleeding
  • If you have severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhea
  • If you are coughing or vomiting blood
  • If you have any suicidal or homicidal feelings 
  • If you believe you may have a true emergency, call 911 immediately.