Illnesses and injuries don’t always strike at convenient times. When you have an illness or injury that isn’t quite an emergency, but you want to feel better soon, the team at Desert Wells Family Medicine can help you. Located in Queen Creek, Arizona, Desert Wells Family Medicine provides urgent care to patients of all ages. To get urgent care, please make an appointment over the phone.
When you have an illness or injury that’s not life-threatening but still needs immediate attention, you should seek out urgent care. Think of urgent care as a middle ground between your regular doctor’s office and a hospital emergency room.
Desert Wells Family Medicine provides urgent care for a variety of injuries and illnesses, including:
The team also offers in-office lab testing to ensure you receive quality care.
Hospital emergency rooms are an appropriate option when you have a condition that appears to be life-threatening or could result in permanent impairment, such as the loss of a limb. In these cases, you should dial 911 immediately. Symptoms and conditions that require emergency attention include:
When you go to the emergency room for a minor illness or injury, you’ll likely have a long wait. Emergency rooms see patients based on a process called triage, which means they treat patients with the most serious conditions first. By comparison, when you go to Desert Wells Family Medicine, the team will see you without much wait time in many cases.
The goal of the team at Desert Wells Family Medicine is to get you healthy as soon as possible. The best way they can do that is to be fully prepared when they treat you. If you can, bring a list that will show them the following:
Armed with this information, the team at Desert Wells Family Medicine will know better how to proceed in treating you.
To get top-quality urgent care, we keep appointments open every day for urgent care. Please call Desert Wells Family Medicine if you have an urgent care need that requires quick attention.