Duke Health Offers Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinics

Convenient Walk-In Care for Student Athletes

By Larissa Biggers
September 19, 2022
A provider wraps up a volleyball player's knee
Overview

Children 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 this fall from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM through November 19, 2022.

Services We Offer

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

  • Concussion evaluation
  • 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, for example, if they need or nutritional counseling, please make an appointment with one of our providers.

Location Information

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Our Saturday morning clinics are conveniently located at the James R. Urbaniak Sports Sciences Institute and Duke Sports Medicine Green Level. 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 Health Green Level
100 Duke Health Cary Pl
Suite 120
Cary, NC 27519
Phone: 919-385-8120

After Your Appointment

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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

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You and your child can also visit our Sports Injury and Orthopaedic Urgent Care facility in Morrisville for prompt treatment. 

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