At Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice in San Antonio, skilled doctor of osteopathic medicine Sudhir Gogu, DO, PhD, MBA, has an extensive background in sports medicine, workman’s comp, and motor vehicle collisions. Dr. Gogu understands that your first goal is reclaiming full function, and he’s here to help you do so in the safest and fastest way. Call the office or use the online scheduler for help now.
With all the running, jumping, kicking, and collisions that can happen during sports, it’s not a shock that there are so many common sports injuries. Some of the most common include:
Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice treats all types of sports injuries. There’s an X-ray unit and diagnostic lab on-site to ensure a rapid diagnosis and treatment.
Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice takes the holistic approach to sports injuries, which means that Dr. Gogu carefully considers your bodywide health before administering treatment.
Dr. Gogu is a doctor of osteopathic medicine, which means he has extensive specialized training in osteopathic manipulative medicine. Manipulative medicine techniques include careful stretching, resistance exercises, and light pressure of muscles and joints to diagnose and treat sports injuries and other types of injuries.
A variety of other treatments are available, including:
You might also need other treatments, such as short-term oral pain relievers. As you heal, Dr. Gogu may recommend physical therapy to help you recover your full strength and function in a safe way.
Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice diagnoses and treats on-the-job injuries and injuries after motor vehicle collisions, in addition to all other kinds of non life-threatening injuries. Dr. Gogu uses the extensive on-site equipment like X-ray unit and laboratory to efficiently diagnose your injury and formulate the right recovery plan.
Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice is accustomed to working with patients of all types following injuries. Dr. Gogu can keep track of your injury, maintaining all the documentation you’ll need to file a claim with workmans’ comp or another type of insurance.
Generally, the faster you get treatment, the better your chance for full recovery. It’s very important that you don’t try to keep going after you’re injured. Playing through the pain could easily turn a fairly minor injury like a strain into a severe ligament rupture, so don’t risk it. As soon as you feel pain, stop and rest the affected body part until you see Dr. Gogu.
Call Stone Oak Urgent Care & Family Practice or click online scheduling to get sports medicine care from a specialist now.