X-Ray Imaging Services in Hamden, CT
At DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden, waiting is a thing of the past. We offer X-rays right in our clinic so you do not have to sit and wait in a confined ER room. Here in Hamden you receive fast, intensive care for whatever your injury may be by our top professional medical staff.
DOCS Urgent Care is overseen by a board-certified physician where the best care and attention is served to every patient by our professional staff. We offer affordable prices that are not unnecessary like the ER prices. We understand that every insurance plan is different and do our best to accommodate, making sure every patient is able to be seen.
QUALITY, AFFORDABLE CARE
DOCS URGENT CARE – HAMDEN
1700 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT 06514
PHONE: (475) 238-7972
FAX: (475) 238-8609
WEEKDAYS : 8AM-6PM
WEEKENDS : Closed
Will I Need an X-Ray?
Often broken/ fractured bones are common injuries that require the use of an x- ray to see how bad the circumstance is. Your bones are tough, but even the toughest bones can give and break causing you pain. High risk falls, car accidents, and sport injuries can cause serious damage that can even cause your bones to shatter. This is why DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden is providing the top x-ray treatment to make sure you truly know what is going on in your body.
Common Bone Fractures
Several different types of bone fractures:
Comminuted fracture- This is a fracture where your bone has numerous fractures in more than 2 different places.
Oblique fracture- This fracture creates angled breaks in the bone at 45 degree angles.
Open, or compound, fracture- The bone is actually broken through the skin and easily visible. Stable fracture- This fracture has broken bones that are able to line up.
Transverse fracture- This is a horizontal bone fracture.
Symptoms of a Broken or Fractured Bone
You may be feeling one or more of these symptoms:
- Sharp pain when trying to mobilize the area that is affected
- Dark colored bruising occurs in the area
- The affected area swells and is inflammed looking
- The bone itself is poking through the actual skin or you can see a visible abnormality e
Call or seek medical help if you have any of these symptoms happening to you right now. We are here to give you the professional care you need immediately with x-ray abilities as well.
The Care When You Need It in Hamden
DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden is determined to provide you with the highest caliber of medical assistance at an affordable price. Our network is maintained by expert physicians who are here to help you get better. The sooner you come in, the sooner you can be up and running and feel like new again!