Treating Muscle Strains at Our Office in Waterbury, CT

Muscle Strains Waterbury CT

For muscle strain treatment in Waterbury, Connecticut, and surrounding areas, rely on the skilled providers at PhysicianOne Urgent Care. We’ve been treating patients since 2008, and we proudly offer care for muscle strains and a number of other acute and chronic conditions. In many cases, muscle strains can be treated without the need for surgery—using conservative methods such as pain medication, icing, elevation, compression, and rest—and we’ll recommend a course of treatment that’s suited to your specific needs.

Strains vs. Sprains: What’s the Difference?

If you’re like many people, you might not know the difference between a strain and a sprain. A strain refers to a stretched or torn muscle or tendon (which is the tissue that connects muscles to bones). A sprain, on the other hand, refers to a stretched or torn ligament (which is the tissue that connects one bone to another). Although strains and sprains can cause many of the same symptoms—including pain, swelling, and difficulty moving the injured body part—strains can also lead to weakness and muscle spasms.

Visit Us Today

If you think you may have strained a muscle, you can get the help you need at PhysicianOne Urgent Care without having to make an appointment ahead of time. Our Waterbury office is open 365 days per year with extended hours, and although wait times are generally minimal, we also offer an online check-in system for even faster service. Stop in today for muscle strain treatment—we’re located at 920 Wolcott Street, in the Naugatuck Valley Shopping Center.

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This was the fastest, easiest, and best doctor's visit. The provider was extremely kind and helpful. I explained my symptoms, the provider asked a few followup questions, and then she issued a script. I will absolutely be using this service again and would recommend to anyone.
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