Check out our FAQs to learn more about Wake Orthopaedics and get some of our questions answered.
In an effort to protect patients and staff, Wake Ortho Urgent Care will only be seeing those with acute issues. We are limiting visitors to one support person per patient. If you have questions or are unsure, please call us directly (919)232-5020.
Orthopedics is the branch of medicine that focuses on injuries and diseases of the body’s musculoskeletal system, including the bones and muscles.
Some common orthopedic injuries and conditions that we treat are broken bones, torn ligaments, dislocations, sprains, tendon injuries and pulled muscles. We also offer treatment for:
Some of the common orthopedic surgeries that we perform at Wake Orthopaedics are joint replacement surgery, arthroscopic surgery and repair of soft tissue injuries, like cartilage injuries. We have surgeons that specialize in surgical treatment for the:
Physical therapy is the treatment of musculoskeletal and neurological injuries with physical methods such as massage, heat treatment and exercise. At Wake Orthopaedics, we’re proud to offer a team of physical therapy specialists to our patients to help them recover from injuries, surgery and more.
Occupational hand therapy is the treatment of disease and injury of the upper extremity with physical methods, such as exercise, functional activities and splinting. At Wake Orthopaedics, we're proud to offer a team of certified hand therapists to our patients to help them recover from injuries, surgery and more.
When you come to your first appointment at Wake Orthopaedics, bring your applicable completed patient forms, your current insurance card, a photo ID, list of your current medications, co-payment (if required by your insurance carrier) and any referrals required by your insurance carrier.