Illness

Velocity Urgent Care understands that health concerns can arise at a moment’s notice. Especially on nights and weekends, making an appointment to see a primary care physician may be difficult and an emergency room visit may not be necessary. That is why we provide flexible hours for patients while providing the same quality of care at an affordable price.

Visit Velocity Urgent Care to treat the following general health issues:

Respiratory Illnesses

  • Breathing Treatments for Asthma Exacerbations
  • Seasonal and H1N1(Swine) Flu
  • Bronchitis
  • Sore Throat/Strep Throat
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Common Colds
  • Coughs
  • Laryngitis
  • Sinus Infections

Skin Conditions

  • Acne
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Chicken Pox
  • Cold Sores
  • Dry Skin
  • Itchy Skin
  • Poison Ivy/Poison Oak
  • Scabies
  • Shingles
  • Skin Infections and Rashes
  • Skin Irritations (Contact Dermatitis)
  • Sunburn
  • Tick/Insect Bites
  • Wart Removal

Additional Treatments

  • Allergies – Seasonal
  • Diarrhea, Nausea and Vomiting
  • Fever
  • Mononucleosis
  • Pink Eye
  • Scalp Rash
  • Ear Infections
  • Swimmer's Ear

 

When to go to the emergency room

According to the American College Of Emergency Physicians, the symptoms than necessitate an emergency department visit include the following: 

  • If you are experiencing difficulty breathing and/or shortness of breath
  • If you have chest or upper abdominal pain, or feel pressure in the chest area
  • If you have fainting spells or experience sudden dizziness or weakness
  • If you experience vision changes
  • If you are confused or otherwise experience any mental status changes
  • If you have uncontrolled bleeding
  • If you have severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhea
  • If you are coughing or vomiting blood
  • If you have any suicidal or homicidal feelings 
  • If you believe you may have a true emergency, call 911 immediately.