Laceration Repair in Daytona & New Smyrna
At PrimeCare Urgent Care centers of Daytona and New Smyrna, we can assist with laceration repair, which includes cleaning, preparing and closing the wound.
When to Visit Urgent Care for a Laceration
In the case of small, shallow, clean, or lacerations that are not bleeding, you may not need to visit an urgent care. However, if you have a more serious injury such as the below, you should seek medical attention immediately.
Consider urgent care when you have a laceration that:
At PrimeCare Urgent Care, laceration repair may involve one of the following methods:
Depending on the degree of your laceration, different care methods may be recommended. Some laceration repair methods require the patient to return to the office for removal whereas others may not require a return visit.
Regardless of the level of laceration sustained, you should practice the following to ensure a thorough recovery:
Most lacerations will result in some degree of scarring. The size of the scar will depend on personal factors as well as the size, location, and type of wound.
Visit PrimeCare today at one of our convenient locations.