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How to Tell if You Need Medical Help After a Minor Emergency

How to Tell if You Need Medical Help After a Minor Emergency

young boy holding a blue ice pack to his headLots of people will experience a minor emergency in which they suffer a deceptively small injury. Minor emergencies range from cutting yourself with a knife to sustaining a sprain or a bump to the head. When you get hurt in a minor emergency, you may think it’s just something to power through. If you have doubt, you should visit Highland Park Emergency Room in Dallas. Our medical staff can help you be safe rather than sorry.

Does Your Minor Emergency Need Medical Attention?

There are a few situations for which you should get medical help, even after a seemingly minor emergency. One situation where you want to see a doctor is if you were hit in the head. There is no such thing as a minor head injury. Even a simple concussion can have serious lasting consequences. Other minor emergency warning signs can include:

  • Fainting or loss of consciousness
  • Severe vomiting
  • Sudden dizziness, weakness, or changes in vision
  • Breathing problems

As a result, getting medical attention is essential to your well being. Any minor emergency that is accompanied by these symptoms need emergency attention. They are signs that something minor may not be that minor after all.

Better Safe Than Sorry

For many people, it may not seem worth the hassle to get help with minor emergencies. As a result, even people who have persistent symptoms or pain may avoid medical aArm with nasty looking, but not too deep, lacerations down the hand and forearm.ttention. Unfortunately, some serious health ailments do not show symptoms right away. So, you can actually be in danger without knowing it. You cannot take a chance when it comes to your health. No matter how
minor you think your injury is, seek out the proper medical attention to rule out anything serious.

Visit Us for Help

When you visit Highland Park Emergency Room, we guarantee prompt and effective medical care. Since you don’t have to cope with the long waits of a traditional ER, it makes sense to come in and make sure your minor emergency really is a minor one. Contact us today to find out more.

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Unfortunately, at this time we are unable to accept Government Insurances, such as Medicare, Medicaid, and Tri-Care in addition to Ambetter Insurance.




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