X-rays & Injury Care

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Southwest Urgent Care & Family Practice have x-ray capabilities and we do not need to send you elsewhere to have your pictures taken. This is one of the benefits Southwest Urgent Care & Family Practice have over walk in clinics located in supermarkets and pharmacies. We follow the highest safety stands at our clinic with certified equipment and licensed radiology technologist to insure an excellent and safe image the first time. We use x-rays to diagnose broken bones, certain lung conditions like pneumonia, or certain abdominal conditions like a bowel obstruction. Not all injuries require a trip to the emergency room, so for less severe cuts, bumps and bruises, skip the wait and walk Southwest Urgent care & Family Practice. We’ll get you back on the path to healing and feeling better sooner.

 

Please consult our list below for guidance, or contact our office at 713-640-5754 if you are trying to decide whether to visit Southwest Urgent Care & Family Practice® Urgent Care for your injuries.

 

When to use Southwest Urgent Care & Family Practice® Urgent Care for injuries:

  • Burns from heat or chemical exposure
  • Fractures
  • Lacerations
  • Removal of superficial foreign objects
  • Splints
  • Sprains
  • Stitches/Suturing/Stapling
  • Strains
  • Wound infection
  • X-rays

 

When to go to the emergency room:

  • Life-threatening conditions
  • Heart attack or stroke
  • Open fractures
  • Severe bleeding
  • Chest pain
  • Head injury or other major trauma
  • One-sided weakness or numbness
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Severe abdominal pain

 

If you are experiencing any of these conditions, please call 9-1-1 immediately.