Walk In Clinic Hoover, Al
At our urgent care facility, we are proud to offer comprehensive walk-in clinic services, providing quality healthcare without the need for an appointment. As a walk-in clinic, we aim to serve patients who require immediate medical attention but whose conditions aren't severe enough to warrant a visit to the emergency room. Our services are designed to be convenient and time-saving, ensuring that you receive the care you need, when you need it.
Walk In Clinic Services Offered
- Diagnosis and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries: This includes conditions that are not life-threatening, but that need to be addressed promptly. Some examples of minor illnesses and injuries that we treat include:
- Cuts and bruises: We can provide care for cuts and bruises of all sizes, from minor scrapes to more serious lacerations. We can also clean and dress wounds, and provide stitches if necessary.
- Sprains and strains: We can diagnose and treat sprains and strains, which are injuries to the ligaments or tendons. We can also provide pain relief and recommend exercises to help you recover.
- Minor infections: We can diagnose and treat minor infections, such as ear infections, sinus infections, and strep throat. We can also prescribe antibiotics if necessary.
- Urinary tract infections: We can diagnose and treat urinary tract infections (UTIs). UTIs are common infections that can cause pain, burning, and frequent urination. We can prescribe antibiotics to treat UTIs.
- Gastroenteritis: We can diagnose and treat gastroenteritis, which is an inflammation of the stomach and intestines. Gastroenteritis can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. We can provide fluids and electrolytes to help you stay hydrated, and we can also prescribe medications to relieve your symptoms.
- Headaches: We can diagnose and treat headaches of all types, including tension headaches, migraines, and cluster headaches. We can provide pain relief and recommend lifestyle changes to help prevent headaches.
- Fevers: We can diagnose and treat fevers. Fevers are a common symptom of many different conditions, so it is important to see a doctor to determine the underlying cause. We can provide fluids and medications to help reduce your fever.
- Prescriptions: If you need a prescription for medication, we can write one for you. We accept most insurance plans, and we also offer a sliding scale for uninsured patients.
- Referrals: If you need to see a specialist, we can make a referral for you. We have relationships with many specialists in the area, so we can help you find the right one for your needs.
We are open seven days a week, from 8am to 6pm on Mon - Sat and 12pm to 6pm on Sun., so you can get the care you need when you need it.
When to use our services
- Our services are perfect for when you have a minor illness or injury that needs immediate attention, but is not serious enough to warrant a trip to the emergency room.
- Some examples of conditions that we treat include:
- Allergic reactions: We can provide treatment for allergic reactions, such as hives, swelling, and difficulty breathing.
- Back pain: We can diagnose and treat back pain, which can be caused by a variety of factors, such as muscle strain, injury, or arthritis.
- Bacterial infections: We can diagnose and treat bacterial infections, such as strep throat, pneumonia, and Lyme disease.
- Blisters: We can provide care for blisters, which are fluid-filled sacs that can form on the skin.
- Bronchitis: We can diagnose and treat bronchitis, which is an inflammation of the airways.
- Conjunctivitis: We can diagnose and treat conjunctivitis, which is an inflammation of the lining of the eye.
- Diarrhea: We can diagnose and treat diarrhea, which is a loose bowel movement.
- Ear infections: We can diagnose and treat ear infections, which are common infections that can cause pain, fever, and hearing loss.
- Flu: We can diagnose and treat the flu, which is a contagious respiratory illness.
- If you are unsure whether or not your condition requires urgent care, please call us and we will be happy to advise you.