If joint pain has left you seeking treatment, you’re far from alone. Joint pain is a common health complaint among patients of various ages, from young adults to seniors. Thankfully, Lifeline Urgent Care is here to help. Our board-certified family medicine and internal medicine physicians provide walk-in joint pain treatment at our modern and sleek immediate care center in Houston, Texas. We have extended hours every single day and never require appointments, so we’ll be here for you when you need us.
Joint pain may develop for many reasons. Sometimes, simple habits like poor posture, prolonged standing or sitting, or a bad pillow can leave you feeling achy or sore. In other cases, an underlying medical condition like arthritis, a soft tissue injury, tendinitis, or a hairline fracture can cause joint pain. High-impact exercises like running and weight lifting may also be to blame.
Hi. My name is Dr. Ravi Kalidindi. I am a Board-certified Family Medicine Physician who specializes in Urgent Care and have provided highly personalized care for my patients for several years, treating a variety of illnesses and injuries.
Years of experience: 20 years
License number: 1234567
Location: Houston, TX
Effective joint pain treatment begins with an accurate diagnosis. At Lifeline Urgent Care, our immediate care center is equipped with a digital X-ray machine and clinical lab to provide prompt and accurate diagnostics onsite. From there, our professionals will create a personalized treatment plan and provide follow-up care to ensure you can get back on the move as quickly as possible. We may suggest lifestyle modifications, self-care measures, or medication, or provide splinting, if necessary.
Contact Lifeline Urgent Care today to learn more about our approach to joint pain treatment, or simply visit us the next time you need medical attention. We offer affordable rates and accept most major health insurance plans.
Lifeline Urgent Care is a go to in your time of medical need. The staff there were professional, attentive and helpful. They handled me with care and listened to my concerns. Marissa, the physician assistant was so good I wanted her as my PCP. I definitely will go back if I need urgent care. Thank you.
Our goal is simple; we strive to provide a high level of easily accessible and affordable medical care to patients. Here are some of the frequently asked questions our clients have:
An urgent care clinic is a convenient place to turn if you need walk-in care for an acute, non-life-threatening illness or injury. Unlike primary care practices that require appointments and are often booked for days in advance, urgent care clinics treat patients on a walk-in basis and are often open during extended hours. They’re also a much more sensible and affordable alternative to bustling emergency rooms in non-life-threatening scenarios.
Here are a few examples of health concerns that can be treated at an urgent care clinic:
Many people face this question on a daily basis. As a general rule of thumb, individuals who fear loss of life, limb, or vision should promptly call 911 or go to the nearest ER. It’s also important to seek emergency care if you or someone around you experiences any of the following:
So, you’ve woken up with a nasty cold and aren’t sure where to seek care. Your main options are the local urgent care clinic and your primary care doctor’s office, but which choice is more affordable?
Despite urgent care’s reputation for being more expensive than primary care, the costs of these services are usually quite similar, especially for individuals with insurance. Costs will vary by provider, though, so you may want to check what urgent care clinics and primary care centers accept your insurance before your visit.
Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston, Texas, is pleased to provide affordable urgent care services to adults and children with non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. Our patients are seen by board-certified family medicine, infectious disease, and internal medicine doctors who emphasize compassionate and personalized service. The unique expertise of our practitioners also allows us to provide many primary care services, making us a one-stop shop for routine medical care.
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