Duke Health Offers Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinics

Convenient Walk-In Care for Student Athletes

By Larissa Biggers
Updated July 03, 2024
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Athletes who experience a sports injury, sprain, strain, or bone fracture on the field can be seen quickly at Duke Health’s Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinics in Durham and Cary. They are open for walk-in patients every Saturday starting August 24 through November 16, 2024 from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM.

Services We Offer

Our board-certified orthopaedic experts offer the following services for young athletes:

  • Fracture care, including on-site casting and bracing
  • Evaluation of injuries to bones, muscles, ligaments, nerves, or tendons
  • On-site X-ray and ultrasound
  • Physical therapy consultation
  • Evaluation for surgery, as needed

If your child’s injury is life-threatening, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room. 

If your child requires care for an ongoing condition, additional physical therapy sessions, or nutritional counseling, please make an appointment with one of our providers.

Location Information

Our Saturday morning clinics are conveniently located at the James R. Urbaniak Sports Sciences Institute and Duke Sports Medicine Cary. Parking is free at both locations.

James R. Urbaniak Sports Sciences Institute
Center for Living
Wallace Building
3475 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
Phone: 919-668-1400. Follow the prompts for information on the Sports Injury Clinic.
Bus Routes: GoDurham bus route 11B or GoTriangle bus routes 400 and 405 

Duke Sports Medicine Cary
100 Duke Health Cary Pl
Suite 120
Cary, NC 27519
Phone: 919-385-8120

After Your Appointment

To maintain peak performance after a clinic visit, you can share the contact information for your child’s regular health care provider. We can consult with their doctor, athletic trainer, physical therapist, or coach to ensure that your child can return to their sport as safely and quickly as possible. 

Orthopaedic Urgent Care in Morrisville

You and your child can also visit Duke Sports Injury and Orthopaedic Urgent Care at Arringdon in Morrisville for prompt treatment. 

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