Walk In Clinic Chelsea, Al
Welcome to Southern Immediate Care, your comprehensive solution for immediate walk in clinic medical care in Chelsea, AL.
We are pleased to provide a broad spectrum of services, encompassing:
- Diagnosis and management of minor illnesses and injuries: Our services extend to conditions that, while not life-threatening, require swift attention.
- Our range of minor illnesses and injuries we cater to includes:
- Cuts and abrasions: From trivial scrapes to severe lacerations, we offer treatment for cuts and abrasions of all severities. Our services include wound cleaning, dressing, and stitches if required.
- Sprains and strains: We can diagnose and manage sprains and strains, injuries to ligaments or tendons. We offer pain relief and recommend recuperative exercises.
- Minor infections: Our staff is adept at diagnosing and treating minor infections such as ear infections, sinus infections, and strep throat. We can also provide antibiotic prescriptions if necessary.
- Urinary tract infections: We diagnose and treat urinary tract infections (UTIs), common infections causing pain, burning, and frequent urination. UTIs can be effectively treated with antibiotics.
- Gastroenteritis: Our team can diagnose and treat gastroenteritis, inflammation of the stomach and intestines that may cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. We offer hydration and symptom relief.
- Headaches: Our facility can diagnose and treat a wide variety of headaches, including tension headaches, migraines, and cluster headaches. We offer pain relief strategies and recommend preventative lifestyle changes.
- Fevers: We diagnose and manage fevers, a common symptom of numerous conditions. Our care includes fluid administration and fever-reducing medications.
- Prescriptions: Should you require a prescription, we can promptly provide one. We accept a majority of insurance plans and offer a sliding scale for uninsured patients.
- Referrals: We can arrange referrals to specialists if needed. We have affiliations with numerous local specialists to ensure you find the appropriate professional for your needs.
We operate seven days a week, from 8am to 8pm, ensuring you receive medical attention when you need it.
When to use our services
Our services are ideal for minor illnesses or injuries needing immediate attention but aren't severe enough to necessitate a trip to the emergency room. We treat conditions like:
- Allergic reactions: We offer treatment for allergic reactions, including hives, swelling, and breathing difficulties.
- Back pain: We can diagnose and manage back pain due to a range of causes like muscle strain, injury, or arthritis.
- Bacterial infections: We diagnose and treat bacterial infections, including strep throat, pneumonia, and Lyme disease.
- Blisters: We offer care for blisters, fluid-filled sacs that can form on the skin.
- Bronchitis: We can diagnose and treat bronchitis, inflammation of the airways.
- Conjunctivitis: We can diagnose and manage conjunctivitis, an inflammation of the eye lining.
- Diarrhea: We diagnose and treat diarrhea, characterized by loose bowel movements.
- Ear infections: We diagnose and treat ear infections, common infections that can lead to pain, fever, and hearing loss.
- Flu: We diagnose and treat flu, a highly contagious respiratory illness.
Please contact us if you are uncertain whether your condition warrants urgent care, and we'll be glad to assist.
How to get started
To avail our services, you simply need to walk into our clinic during operating hours.
We don't require appointments, ensuring you receive immediate care.
Upon arrival, we will ask you a few questions about your symptoms and medical history.
We will then examine you and determine the appropriate treatment strategy.
If a prescription is needed, we'll provide one, and if a specialist referral is required, we'll arrange that too.
To learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment, please call us at (205) 822-1150.
You can also visit our website at www.southernimmediatecare.com.