Orthopedic Urgent Care for Sports Injuries in Louisville, KY
Walk-in Appointments Available or Call for an appointment within 24-48 hours
Accidents happen, and when they do, you can’t always wait several days to speak with a physician. At Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic, we understand. That’s why we’re providing acute injury urgent care at our location in Louisville, Kentucky. If you have sustained a sports injury—or any musculoskeletal injury—that requires prompt medical attention, you can visit us for same- or next-day treatment from an orthopedic specialist.
Upon entering our building, be prepared to have your temperature taken and answer a series of questions. Everyone coming in for an appointment is required to wear a face mask. Only the patient is permitted to be in our office. If the patient is under 18, a guardian will be permitted.
As a supporter of our local student athletes and weekend warriors, Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is offering additional availability on a walk-in basis at our Louisville location and 24-48 hour scheduling at our New Albany office. Patients will be treated by one of our six Sports Medicine providers.
ATTENTION: If you are under the age of 18, you must have a parent or legal guardian accompany you to your appointment.
KY – Sports Injury Urgent Care
Kentucky Student Athletes & Weekend Warriors
When: Monday – Friday You must arrive by 7:45 am – no need to call prior
Where: 4130 Dutchman’s Lane – Suite 300 – Louisville, KY 40207
IN – Sports Injury Acute Care
Indiana Student Athletes & Weekend Warriors- Acute Care Scheduling
When: For acute student athletic injuries, we offer appointment scheduling within 24-48 hours. Please call to make an appointment & we’ll make sure to get you in as quickly as possible. Same day appointments may be available.
Where: 1425 State St.– New Albany, IN 47150
Sports Injuries We Treat
Our team of subspecialized orthopedic specialists have experience treating a wide array of sports injuries. You name it, we’ve seen and treated it. Our locations offer treatment for the following common sports injuries:
- ACL Tears
- Ankle Sprains
- Broken Bones
- Joint Pain
- Ligament Tears
- Muscle Strains
- And much more
As a part of our sports medicine services we also offer sport-specific rehab programs, musculoskeletal injury evaluations and treatment, programs for runners, and a number of other custom therapies, evaluation systems, treatment options, and management protocols.
Sports Medicine for Athletes
As a leader in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic has become the go-to group for high school and collegiate athletes with sports injuries. Our expertise in treating common and complex injuries, paired with our comprehensive rehabilitation capabilities, gives athletes access to a full team of sports medicine professionals dedicated to getting them back on their feet.
Whether athletes are dealing with chronic pain from injuries sustained over time or they are suffering from an acute sports injury like a tear, break or sprain – our team is available for same-day and next-day appointments. This means patients won’t face the challenge of scheduling doctor’s visits around their already busy schedule.
What Is an Acute Injury?
An acute injury occurs suddenly, such as a sprained ankle. A chronic condition, on the other hand, is a problem that gradually develops over time, such as arthritis or shin splints. Acute injury urgent care at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is appropriate for patients with injuries like:
- Broken bones
- Joint sprains
- Muscle strains
- Joint dislocations
- Soft tissue tears
When you visit us for acute injury urgent care, you can be assured that your health is in the hands of true orthopedic specialists. Our practice is renowned for providing world-class musculoskeletal care and is equipped to perform diagnostic imaging onsite.
Why Choose Us for Orthopedic Urgent Care?
Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is a trusted local provider of orthopedic care and sports medicine. Founded in 1974, our independently owned practice maintains a sterling reputation for individualized care, compassionate service, and community-based treatment. Our team is led by board-certified orthopedic doctors who subspecialize in treating specific areas of the body, which means they can provide the highest level of expertise and achieve the best possible results for our patients.
We’re Here to Help
Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is here to provide the sports injury urgent care you need to get off the sidelines and back on your feet. To schedule a same- or next-day appointment and receive timely treatment, contact our friendly team today. We accept most major health insurance providers and cater to adolescents and adults.
Commonly Asked Questions
Are you a candidate for our Sports Injury Urgent Care?
This clinic is specifically for student athletes who have sustained an acute injury during practice, games, or conditioning. A recent, sudden injury requiring prompt care is considered acute. We are now extending this service to include weekend warriors who have sustained an acute injury.
Are there age requirements for treatment?
Our sports medicine providers will typically treat children at any age for a sports-related injury.
What should I do if I have a sports-related injury but it is not an acute injury?
If you have a sports-related injury that does not fall under the description of acute, please call our office to set up an appointment. Although your condition may not fall under the acute category, we are typically able to offer an appointment time within 24 to 48 hours of your call.