Foreign Body Removal at the Clinic in Tarzana, California
Foreign bodies often find their way into our ears, nose, throat and soft tissues. Immediate medical help is essential to ensure that there is no threat to life. At the American Urgent Care Clinic, our team of qualified and trained doctors can provide you the urgent care you need. From nasal obstruction removal to the treatment of delayed presentation, we can offer you quality medical care and support.
There are a variety of foreign bodies that can cause obstructions and wounds. They include beads and buttons, plastic toys, pebbles, popcorn, candy, paper, plastic and metal pins, bones, coins and dental appliances to name a few. If stuck in the ear, nose or throat, these objects can lead to serious health problems including:
- Obstruction of airway and difficulty in breathing
- Hearing impairment
- Damage to the nerves in the head and neck
- Foul smelling discharge and bleeding
- Swelling of the ear canal, nose canal, and the throat
- Loss of consciousness due to decreased airflow
The team at the American Urgent Care Center, led by our Medical Director, Dr. Robert Newman, have extensive experience in the field of urgent care and you can rely on them for timely and effective treatment. Dr. Newman and his team will conduct a thorough physical examination, remove the foreign body and chart a treatment plan that suits your medical needs. You can rely on our team of highly experienced doctors and nurses for support.
Minor lump/bump removal by the board certified family physician in Tarzana
Have you found a lump on your body? If so, please visit the American Urgent Care Center in Tarzana for help. We will conduct a comprehensive evaluation and provide you with a personalized treatment plan based on your medical needs.
A common misconception is that all lumps are cancerous. However, nothing can be further from the truth. In reality, many lumps are fibrous growths that are benign and can be removed through a simple procedure. Our medical practitioners have over a decade’s experience in urgent care and have worked on multiple soft tissue removal cases.
If you have any questions or concerns about the procedure, please speak with one of our medical professionals. They will ensure that you have all the information you need. Dr. Newman's team of staff are caring and dedicated professionals and your comfort and safety are of the utmost importance to them. You can count on our clinic for timely and effective care and support.
Dr. Newman and the team at the American Urgent Care Center are always at your service. Please feel free to contact us, should you require our assistance.