Q&A: Our Frisco/Summit County Orthopaedic Urgent Care
Vail-Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery opened our orthopaedic urgent care in November of 2018. Since then, we have served many in the Summit County community with top orthopaedic care— allowing urgent care patients to skip the long lines of the emergency room. Scroll down to read more about this service.
What is orthopaedic urgent care?
Ortho-specific care is tailored towards orthopaedic injuries. For a list of common conditions, please scroll down.
What is the advantage of orthopaedic urgent care?
The goal of providing ortho-specific care in an urgent care setting is to get you seen by an orthopaedic specialist quicker and treated quicker than you would at a traditional urgent care or ER.
We treat orthopaedic-specific injuries. We want you to avoid some of the usual stresses that come with a visit to the ER.
Where is Vail-Summit Orthopaedic Urgent care located?
Our ortho urgent care is conveniently located at our current Frisco office.
Here's the address:
360 Peak One DriveSuite 180
Frisco, CO 80443
Are You Open Late?
We are open to 8 every night at our orthopaedic urgent care. Here are the hours:
Will I save money when visiting VSON orthopaedic urgent care?
Urgent care visits are billed as an office visit. Therefore, you will usually save money with a visit to VSO ortho urgent care, versus visiting the ER.
What are some of the common conditions treated at Vail-Summit Orthopaedic Urgent Care?
Here are a list of common conditions that we diagnose and treat at our orthopaedic urgent care facility:
Acute pain such as sudden back pain without traumatic injury
Cuts and lacerations
Closed fractures or possible fractures
Sprains or strains
Minor dislocations (fingers and toes) (hip and shoulder dislocations should go to ER)
Cast or wound dressing problems
Painful, swollen or injured joints such as knees, elbows, and shoulders
Sports injuries: knee, foot and ankle injuries
What DON'T We Treat at Vail-Summit Orthopaedic Urgent Care?
At VSON Ortho Urgent Care, we do not treat nose/facial fractures, headaches, head injuries or concussions, chest/rib, animal bites, major joint dislocations, pain management patients, routine prescription refills or acute neck or back injuries associated with a fall or collision.
Want even more information? Visit our othopaedic urgent care website at www.vsourgentcare.com