Minor Emergencies

Minor Emergencies are not life threatening emergencies but still require care within 24 hours.  No appointment is needed here; we accept walk-ins Monday-Friday 7:00AM to 5:00PM. Some examples of such conditions are:

  • Accidents and fallswrist-wrap
  • Sprains and strains
  • Moderate back problems
  • Breathing difficulties ( i.e. mild to moderate asthma)
  • Bleeding and cuts
  • Diagnostic services including X-rays and laboratory tests
  • Eye irritation and redness
  • Fever or flu
  • Vomiting, diarrhea, or dehydration
  • Severe sore throat or cough
  • Minor broken bones and fractures (i.e. fingers, toes)
  • Skin rashes and infections
  • Urinary tract infections

 

 

 

 

 

A LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCY SUCH AS A HEART ATTACK OR SERIOUS HEAD INJURY MUST BE SEEN AT YOUR NEAREST EMERGENCY ROOM IMMEDIATELY, OR

CALL 911.

Some examples of conditions that require emergency medical care at your nearest emergency room are:

  • Severe chest pains or difficulty breathingred_cross_outline
  • Compound fracture (bone protruding through skin)
  • Convulsions, seizures, or loss of consciousness
  • Fever in newborn (less than 3 months old)
  • Heavy, uncontrollable bleeding
  • Deep knife wounds
  • Gunshot wounds
  • Moderate to severe burns
  • Poisoning
  • Serious head, neck, or back injury
  • Pregnancy-related problems
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Heart attack (e.g. chest pain lasting longer than two minutes)
  • Stroke (e.g. loss of vision, sudden numbness, weakness, slurred speech, or confusion)
  • Suicidal or homicidal feelings