Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute opens urgent care facility: 3 key notes

Written by  Eric Oliver | Tuesday, 03 January 2017 19:48
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Leawood, Kan.-based Kansas City Orthopedic Institute opened a new urgent care facility in Leawood, the Shawnee Mission Post reports.

Here's what you should know.


1. The urgent care facility offers access to orthopedic specialists seven days a week.


2. Mark Rasmussen, MD, says the center serves as an alternative to emergency rooms and can help keep patient costs low.


3. The urgent care facility has a rotating staff of 25 physicians and offers onsite diagnostic imaging, bracing, splinting, casting and rehabilitation therapy.


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