Bracing, Splinting & Casting FAQs
What are Braces Designed to do on the Injured Area of an Orthopedic Patient?
Braces are designed to provide support, stability, and protection to an injured area, such as a joint or muscle. Depending on the type and severity of the injury, a brace may be used to help reduce pain, swelling, and inflammation, and to promote healing. Here are some ways braces can help on the injured area:... Read More »
Does it hurt to have your cast removed?
👩⚕️🧑⚕️👨⚕️Our team of orthopedic specialists is here to ensure that your cast removal process is safe and comfortable, so that you can move forward with confidence. It is normal for the skin to look pale and the area to feel stiff, but the area should return to normal with time. Contact us for all your... Read More »
What to expect during a cast removal?
Not sure what to expect during a cast removal? Don’t worry – it’s a quick and painless process. We’ll use a specialized saw to carefully cut through the cast material, and before you know it, you’ll be free to move again.🏃♀️💨 Contact us for all your orthopedic needs. 👩💻www.OrthoNOWcare.com ☎️(305)537-7272 📍Doral, FL 📲Download the mobile... Read More »
Do you have waterproof casting materials?
Yes! We have waterproof casting materials in a variety of colors. Contact us for all your orthopedic needs. 👩💻www.OrthoNOWcare.com ☎️(305)537-7272 📍Doral, FL 📲Download the mobile app today! View this post on Instagram A post shared by OrthoNOW immediate Care (@orthonow)