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At Portland Urgent Care our wait time to be seen for most visits including a dislocated shoulder is less than 15 minutes, so walk-in to our full-service Hollywood neighborhood location now. Our visits cost less than an emergency room, for the same care treating your dislocated shoulder or other non-life-threatening injury.
We perform lab work, EKG testing and X-rays, allowing us to diagnosis and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries seven days a week. We specialize in Auto Injuries, Worker Injuries and Allergy Treatments. Our appointment scheduler is available for your convenience online 24 hours a day.
Signs of dislocated shoulder will be an out-of-place shoulder, along with pain and a limited range of motion as well. If you believe you have a dislocated shoulder, please contact us today.
Typical dislocated shoulder diagnosis will be through a physical exam to assess the shoulder condition and its range of motion. Visit our clinic in order to be properly diagnosed.
Treatment involves adjusting and replacing the shoulder. Depending on the severity, a dislocated shoulder may call for pain medications and possibly rehabilitation. Come to Portland Urgent Care to get qualified treatment.
Portland Urgent Care provides integrative injury rehab services with Portland Wellness Care; physiotherapy, chiropractic, acupuncture, and massage. The side by side clinics allow patients to easily get complete care for their injury and wellness needs. To make an appointment directly with Portland Wellness Care click here.
Portland Urgent Care is open 7 days a week to provide you with rapid tests, accurate diagnosis and a personal treatment plan. If you have symptoms of an illness, don't put off getting the care you need. We offer same day appointments - no wait time - and walk-ins are always welcome.
Can I go to urgent care for a dislocated shoulder?
Yes, Urgent care is one of the best first options to see after a shoulder dislocation.
Is a partially dislocated shoulder an emergency?
A partially dislocated or dislocated shoulder can be an emergency if not promptly evaluated and treated. It’s best to get seen immediately if a shoulder dislocation is a concern.
What will urgent care do for a dislocated shoulder?
The urgent care provider will take history, and examine the shoulder to confirm dislocation. They may also take X rays to aid in diagnosis. Then, if confirmed, the urgent care provider can reduce (relocate) the shoulder joint, provide a sling and pain/inflammation medications and make a referral for therapy as directed.
How do you fix a partially dislocated shoulder?
Often starts with rest, Ice, sling, and pain medication. Then, as the shoulder heals, physiotherapy should be done to increase shoulder rom stability and strength and return to normal.
Will a dislocated shoulder fix itself?
A fully dislocated shoulder often needs medical intervention to reduce (relocate) the shoulder and prevent long term damage.
What happens if a dislocated shoulder goes untreated?
You can suffer from chronic shoulder pain, instability and weakness, and possibly have progressive degenerative joint changes.