What Conditions Does Urgent Care Help Treat?
- Ear infections
- Sinus infections
- Sore throat & strep throat
- Urinary tract infections
- Other illnesses
What is strep throat and how can Urgent Care help treat it?
Also known as streptococcal pharyngitis, strep throat is a bacterial infection in the throat. Symptoms include a sore throat, fever, and swollen lymph nodes. Urgent Care can treat this ailment with a prescription for an oral antibiotic such as amoxicillin, which may reduce the risk of spreading it to others and reduce the risk of certain complications developing, such as rheumatic fever and long term heart complications.
What is a urinary tract infection and how can Urgent Care help treat it?
Most common in women, urinary tract infections are infections that can affect any part of the urinary system, the urethra, the bladder, or the kidneys. Caused by bacteria spreading into the urinary region, a urinary tract infection can cause frequent urination, pain with urination, blood in the urine, or a host of other symptoms. We can treat this type of infection with a variety of oral antibiotics.
What is a sinus infection, and how can Urgent Care help treat it?
Also called sinusitis, this condition involves inflammation of the cavities around the nasal passages.Sinusitis is most often caused by viruses, such as the common cold, or allergies. Occasionally, sinusitis is caused by bacteria. The treatment for sinusitis depends on the cause. Our urgent care providers can help you figure out what is causing your sinusitis and how to best treat the symptoms.
At Urgent Care, we provide high quality care in a convenient and affordable setting.