Q: What is an urgent care visit?
Urgent care visits are for conditions or illnesses which need urgent or prompt care. In most circumstances, urgent care visits are walk-ins where no appointment is scheduled beforehand. Patients simply come into the office for help. This is common, and usually, people come to the clinic and wait until a physician is available. Patients might go to an urgent care clinic for:
These visits are designed to treat urgent medical issues which aren’t very serious. For more severe injuries or serious conditions involving preventive services, call the office to arrange an office visit ahead of time.