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Introducing QuickCare

Accidents happen! Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists is here to help. We have opened an Quick Care to provide help for acute orthopaedic injuries or problems.

Excellent Treatment, Compassionate Care

Quick Care is a dedicated urgent orthopaedic care unit which Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists designed to meet the needs of our patients. We give you the compassionate, comprehensive and convenient care we are known for, by bringing together the area’s best orthopaedic physicians and physician assistants.

We’ve Made It Easy

When you need urgent orthopaedic care for breaks, sprains, strains, muscle pain and even back pain, simply call or walk-in to our center. You’ll be seen by an orthopaedic provider and obtain the treatment that you need quickly and efficiently without the cost and wait at the emergency room. No appointment is necessary.

quickclinicConvenient After Hours

Monday - Friday | 9:00am - 9:00pm & Saturdays | 10:00am - 2:00pm

Hickory Office
2165 Medical Park Drive
Hickory, NC 28602

828-459-OUCH (6824)

Carolina Ortho Welcomes New Ortho Surgeon Specializing in Sports Medicine!

James A. Hurt, MDCarolina Orthopaedic Specialists would like to welcome Dr. James Hurt, III to our team! Dr. James Hurt, III is a board eligible orthopaedic surgeon joining Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists in Caldwell and Catawba Counties who specializes in Sports Medicine.

Dr. Hurt is a valuable addition to our team of orthopaedic surgeons. Dr. Hurt is accepting new patients in Lenoir and Hickory.

He provides services such as:

  • sports care for the athlete and weekend warrior
  • ultrasound guided injections
  • arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow, ankle and hip

Patient Portal

Our practice strives to provide you with the best tools available when managing your health records and communicating with your doctor. 

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