Lacerations

“Urgent care clinic near me” is, unfortunately, a common search query this time of year (Google sees plenty of it). Just how close is Mend Clinic to your go-to destinations in Salem? A lot closer than you think. Located at 2936 Commercial Street in southeast Salem, it’s very close to government agencies and downtown business. Plus, with ample parking, you...

One of the most popular holiday songs of the season has already crept onto your radio station, but nobody talks about the contusions, sprains, lacerations, and broken bones Grandma likely endured—in addition to her untimely demise. Mend Clinic hasn’t seen any reindeer injuries (yet) this season, but here’s a breakdown of what the poor woman would have possibly endured given...

Lacerations, a type of cut, can happen anywhere on the body, but it’s especially troubling when you have a cut on the face. Mend Clinic is Salem’s ER alternative specializing in lacerations and is open for walk-ins seven days per week. Although some lacerations might be pain-free and barely noticeable, they are easily spotted on the face and often demand...

‘Tis the season of homecoming games, evening practices, and cheering on the kids as the school season gets into full swing. However, Mend Clinic also knows that it’s the time of year where sports injuries such as fractures are on the rise. There’s no such thing as an “off-season” for many athletes, especially if you enjoy a solo sport or are on...

Whether it’s working in the garage or cultivating that garden, summer is ripe with injury risks. Mend Clinic specializes in treating lacerations, fractures, and a number of urgent injuries that often send people to the ER. Wait times in the ER can be long, and visits are very costly. Unless it’s a true emergency, you may be able to save...

What better way to spend summer vacation than joining a summer little league or practicing for the upcoming school year’s big games? Unfortunately, sports and injuries go hand in hand no matter how safe the circumstances may be. Mend Clinic is Salem, OR’s ER alternative, open seven days per week to treat your little athletes-in-training. We are in the midst...

It always seems to happen on the weekends or at an inopportune moment—you get injured and need to see a doctor right away, but it’s not necessarily an emergency. Mend Clinic is Salem, OR’s new ER alternative open seven days per week with virtually no wait times. Walk-ins are always welcome, and Mend Clinic is staffed with orthopedic doctors on-site...

Summer has arrived, and for many families that means PeeWee sports and practices are in full swing. Mend Clinic, Salem, OR’s ER alternative, treats athletes of all ages. From the tiniest of soccer stars to baseball pros in the making and track royalty heading out on long summer morning runs, little ones live for the summer—and all the sports camps...

Spring has arrived, and in Oregon, that means rainy but warmer days, more cyclists and runners on the road, and of course those home projects. Every spring, Mend Clinic sees an influx of “garage accidents,” often caused by home projects gone awry. From table saws to sprucing up the lawnmower, many home projects come with inherent risks. Finger lacerations, fractures,...