Minor Emergency Clinic & Immediate Care in Phoenixville, PA
AFC Urgent Care has nearest doctor serving communities near Phoenixville, PA
On the weekends and evenings or when your primary-care physician’s office is closed and you need immediate care, you can use our walk in minor emergency clinic, also known as an urgent care to get treatment for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. AFC Urgent Care has extended hours and is open 7 days a week for your convenience. The wait time to see a provider is typically half an hour or less, compared to hours of wait time in many Emergency Rooms. Employees can get back to work sooner instead of spending half the day in the ER. Patients can often see a doctor, as opposed to a nurse practitioner like when they go to a retail clinic outlet.
AFC Urgent Care and walk in clinic offers x-rays, laboratory and diagnostic tests such as TB Testing, STD Testing and rapid strep assay that aren’t found in retail clinic outlets. A walk in clinic can treat medical problems that are not emergencies but require care within 24 hours. The primary focus is on immediate, non-life-threatening healthcare needs. Walk in clinic specialists have expertise evaluating and treating patients.
Some examples of conditions that can be treated at a walk in clinic include minor emergency, common illnesses and injuries such as:
- Ear infections
- Sinus infection
- Stomach flu
- Strep sore throat
- Sprains and broken bones
- Back problems
- Breathing difficulties
- Severe abdominal pain
- Bleeding/cuts not bleeding a lot but requiring stitches
- High fever
- Vomiting, diarrhea or dehydration
- Severe sore throat or cough
- Mild to moderate asthma
Another substantial benefit of a walk in clinic is their discounted self-pay option for those with no insurance. A walk in clinics cash pay option makes it easier for people to pay for a visit because they charge much less than an Emergency Room.
Anyone who is concerned about minor health issues or pressing health matters, like laceration injuries or a persistent cough, should visit walk in clinic Phoenixville, PA AFC Urgent Care. We can prevent further complications and put your mind at ease.