Are you accepting new patients?
Yes! We are currently accepting new patients and would love to see you, your friends and family. Call your local office to make an appointment.
Does Doctors Immediate Care accept most insurance plans?
Yes. Most major insurance plans are accepted and we participate as in network for health plans offered by most major insurance carriers. We will also file your claim for you; however, any co-pays, deductibles, or non-covered services must be paid at time of services rendered. We also accept cash, checks, Visa and MasterCard.
What is an urgent care center?
An Urgent Care Center is a medical facility that treats patients on a walk-in basis for a wide variety of non-life or limb-threatening illnesses, injuries, and minor emergencies. Typically these facilitates operate 7 days a week and provide after hours care. Most have the ability to perform basic diagnostic studies, such as x-ray, labs and EKGs. Many urgent care centers are expanding their scopes of practice to help meet the demands of industry and a growing patient population. As a result, many centers offer occupational medicine services, sports and school physicals, vaccinations, wellness and weight loss programs. Doctors Immediate Care offers all of these services and more.
Is Doctors Immediate Care an Urgent Care Center?
Yes. With our convenient evening and weekend hours, we are an economical alternative to the Emergency Room. We provide the convenience of urgent care without the higher cost or co-pays of an ER!
Doctors Immediate Care is also a family medicine practice clinic — a complete one stop shop for your entire family. We have board certified Family Physicians that strive to provide you with a continuity of care for both your acute and chronic medical problems as well as check-ups. For your convenience, we’re open extended hours and we perform many outpatient procedures in our office including laboratory testing and X rays.
At Doctors Immediate Care, we do provide many of services found at urgent care centers but in some instances (such as suspected fractures, major burns and other major injures) it will necessary for you to be seen by an Emergency Department physician or a specialist. Doctors Immediate Care will refer you to the most appropriate facility or provider for evaluation of an acute injury or illness when it’s medically necessary.
Do you see children?
Yes! We treat patients of all ages from newborns to seniors. Our physicians have all been trained to care for pediatric patients. In addition to treating acute medical problems in kids (such as colds, rashes, ear infections, broken bones, etc), we provide well-child care and are able administer all recommended immunizations.
Can I use you as my family doctor if I don’t have one?
Yes, Doctors Immediate Care can work with you as a primary care and your family doctor. Although we are glad to see patients anytime, we want to stress the importance of having a family doctor, serving as the “manager” of your healthcare. Urgent care provides medical treatment for your unexpected illnesses or injuries, and serves as a resource for after hours care on weekends and holidays, or when you are unable to get an appointment with your doctor.
Do I have to make an appointment ?
No. You do not need an appointment. Patients are seen on a first-come, first-served, walk-in basis. However, you can use our convenient ZipPass, which allows you to get in line on-line. You can choose either the next available time or reserve a time that is more convenient. The ZipPass link is located on our home page.
Who is a new patient and who is considered an established patient?
A new patient is one who has not received any professional services from any Doctors Immediate Care physician within the past three years. An established patient is one who has received professional services from Doctors Immediate Care physician within the past three years.
What type of patients and medical conditions do you see?
We see all ages of patients, from newborns to seniors. We manage a wide variety of medical conditions from chronic illnesses (such as diabetes, hypertension, thyroid disease, coronary artery disease, asthma, etc.) to acute problems (such as respiratory infections, musculoskeletal injuries, rashes, headaches, etc).
Do you give immunizations?
Yes. We provide all standard immunizations including pediatric immunizations, tetanus shots and travel vaccines.
Do you provide annual exams?
Yes. We do comprehensive medical exams on males and females of all ages.
Do you provide well-woman care services?
Yes. We provide a full spectrum well-woman care, including pap smears, pelvic exams and breast examinations.
Do I have to pay at time of visit?
Yes. In almost all cases, some payment is required at the visit, whether it is a deductible, a co-pay or payment for any non-covered services.
Will I be seen by a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner?
Doctors Immediate Care’s highly trained team consists of board certified/eligible physicians to care for patients. These expert, caring professionals will see that you receive the appropriate treatment every visit.
Do you provide travel medicine services?
Yes. We provide travel vaccines based on CDC recommendations. These include immunizations like Hepatitis A and B, Yellow fever, typhoid, meningococcal and tetanus. In addition, we will provide you with appropriate medications (including anti-malarial and anti-diarrheal medications as indicated). Some immunizations require 2 or more doses several months apart so please make an appointment with us as soon as you know you are traveling.
Do you provide school physicals?
Yes, we provide sports, camp, and daycare physicals. These visits are not billed to your insurance company.
Do you provide flu shots?
Flu shots are offered to all, including children over the age of 6 months.
Do you have laboratory services available?
Yes. For your convenience we have an on-site laboratory. We do a variety of rapid return labs in our office, such as rapid strep throat screens and cultures, blood glucose testing, influenza testing, urinalysis, pregnancy tests, mono test and more. Further labs and blood work are drawn on-site and are processed by our contracted laboratory.