Back to school also means back to sports for 1 out of 4 households in America. We here at AFC Urgent Care North Bergen encourage kids to join sports & after school activities. When kids play sports at a young age it helps children get into healthy eating habits, learn correct diet & exercise ext. Unfourtunalty If your child is playing a sport they have a risk of getting injured! Here are some of the services that we offer.
Cuts & Stitches
When your child is playing sports sometimes accidents happen and bodily harm can be inflicted. Children who are in contact sports are at a high risk of cuts, gashes that may need stitches. If your child has a non-life-threatening cut or gashes AFC Urgent Care North Bergen can help!
If our physicians feel your child may have a break or contusion, they will recommend an X-ray just to make sure everything is okay. Our x-rays are fast & efficient! We won’t keep you waiting for hours as a typical ER would.
If you take your child for an X-ray & it turns out they do have a break then our physicians will know the best course of action to take. Some of the breaks we treat are:
- Fractures (hairline, Oblique)
- Breaks in minor parts of the body
If your child has suffered any sports injuries call us now! or stop by, no appointment needed!