Expert Muscle Strain Treatment in Shelton, CT

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At PhysicianOne Urgent Care in Shelton, Connecticut, we understand the discomfort and inconvenience that muscle strains can cause. Whether you've strained a muscle during physical activity, at work, or from an everyday task, our dedicated team is here to provide you with expert muscle strain treatment, helping you recover quickly and effectively.

Recognizing Muscle Strain Symptoms

Muscle strains can happen suddenly or develop over time due to overuse. Common symptoms include:

  • Pain – Localized pain is a hallmark symptom of a muscle strain. The severity can range from mild to intense.
  • Swelling – Inflammation may occur around the affected muscle, leading to swelling or a noticeable lump.
  • Limited range of motion – A strained muscle may restrict your ability to move the affected body part fully.
  • Muscle spasms – In some cases, muscle spasms or cramping can accompany a strain.

Comprehensive Muscle Strain Treatment

Our experienced medical professionals at PhysicianOne Urgent Care are well-equipped to provide comprehensive muscle strain treatment. Your visit may include:

  • Clinical evaluation – Our team will assess the extent of your muscle strain, considering the affected area and the circumstances surrounding the injury.
  • Imaging – In some cases, diagnostic imaging such as X-rays may be recommended to rule out other potential issues.
  • Pain management – We'll develop a tailored plan to manage pain and inflammation, which may include over-the-counter or prescription medications.
  • At-home and specialist care recommendations – To promote healing, adequate rest—and, for limb injuries, elevation—may be advised. For more severe strains, we can provide referrals to trusted physical therapists to aid in your recovery.

Seek Timely Muscle Strain Treatment at PhysicianOne Urgent Care

If you suspect a muscle strain, visit PhysicianOne Urgent Care in Shelton, where our team is ready to provide compassionate and effective care. Don't let muscle pain slow you down—book your visit or walk in today and take the first step toward relief. We also offer 24/7 virtual visits, which enable you to speak with a qualified provider at any time, from anywhere.

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