Archive: Aug 2017

Orthopedics Now: What do we see?

School sports injuries are on the rise this time of the year. Orthopedics NOW! is an Orthopedic Urgent Care Clinic that takes walk in patients from 3pm-8pm Mon-Fri. It is staffed by Advanced Practice Providers (Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners) No appointment is needed. However, if you want to call ahead of time to make sure we will see your type of injury, the direct number to the Urgent Care Clinic is 913-652-6400 (more…)

Ice Baths: No day at the Spa

There are many different ways people like to recover after a workout or competition. During the summer Olympics, rows upon rows of 100 gallon tubs could be seen, filled with gallons of ice water waiting for the elite to take the plunge after their events. More recently, ice baths have been a popular way to treat sore muscles following a vigorous exercise regimen. (more…)