Broken Bones & Sprains

A woman with a broken bone is in pain.

Fractures, breaks, and sprains happen when you least expect them. That’s why Express Emergency Room Waco provides convenient walk-in care for patients of all ages in Waco who may have experienced an orthopedic injury.

Although not all of them are considered emergency situations, some of the most common injuries we treat on a walk-in basis for both adults and children in Waco, TX, include the following:

1. Fractures and Symptoms

A fractured bone might not always be as obvious. Here are some of the symptoms of a fracture:

You Should Go to the Emergency Room When

Here is a cheat sheet to help you decide:
  1. If you cannot walk more than four steps at a time. Go to the Express Emergency Room Waco.
  2. If you can’t walk over four steps and not have excruciating pain. Go to the Express ER Waco.
  3. If the injured area is tingling or numb. Go to the Express Emergency Room in Waco.

2. Sprain Signs and Symptoms

Sprains can hurt and can be easily confused with a break. Often, they can be more painful than a break or fracture; this has been confirmed scientifically. Symptoms of a sprain are most of the time:

You Should Go to the Emergency Room When

Strains can cause you horrible pain, it doesn’t matter where it is at, but these injuries are only isolated to your ligaments and muscles tendons. It can be anywhere, but it is surely not isolated to any area near the joint. Strain symptoms include:
  1. Rapid swelling
  2. Severe pain
  3. Limited range of movement in the injured muscle
  4. Muscle spasms at the injury location and muscles surrounding that area.

We’re Here When You Need Us

From routine testing to emergency orthopedic trauma care such as fractures, breaks, and sprains, the Express Emergency Room Waco is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to care for traumatic injuries in Waco, TX. We have the latest technology testing to ensure a quick diagnosis and treatment plan for patients of all ages.

Rather than waiting until the fracture, break, or sprain happens in Temple, Tx, we suggest that you familiarize yourself with our conveniently located Waco, Tx facility. And if you have children, we encourage you to leave our contact information with their caretakers since no one knows when an emergency such as a fracture, break, or sprain will happen. It could be on the playing field, or it could be at home. Either way, the Express Emergency room at Waco, Tx can help!

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We do recommend checking-in online for immediate emergency care. Express ER is open 24/7/365 for any of your family’s emergency medical care needs.

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We welcome all private health insurance plans. Open 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week, Temple Express ER, Temple, TX strives to provide quick and quality service to all our patients, making it the best 24 hour walk-in emergency room.
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