If you need immediate medical attention for an illness or injury but don’t have a life-threatening condition, urgent care can save you time and money vs. going to an emergency room. At MyDoc Urgent Care in Forest Hills and East Meadow, New York, Dr. Nabil Salib and the experienced emergency medicine team offer immediate medical services for patients of all ages seven days a week. When you’re ready for high-quality care without the hassle of appointments and long wait times, stop by MyDoc Urgent Care today or use the online scheduling tool.
Emergency medicine is medical care for patients with urgent healthcare needs. If your illness or injury is severe and life-threatening, emergency room physicians work quickly to perform life-saving procedures and help you recover quickly. You may require medical care at an emergency room if you have:
If your injuries aren’t life-threatening, choose urgent care instead of an emergency room to save time and money.
Just because you require urgent medical care doesn’t mean the ER is the best option for you. In fact, just the opposite may be true. If the immediate care you require isn’t life-threatening, an urgent care visit often means no wait time and cost savings. Choose urgent care instead of the ER if you have minor injuries or illnesses such as:
When choosing MyDoc Urgent Care for immediate medical needs that aren’t life-threatening, you can come in seven days a week with no appointment and no wait time.
When arriving for emergency medical care at MyDoc Urgent Care, the treatment you’ll receive depends on your illness or injury. Dr. Salib may recommend:
Providers at MyDoc Urgent Care use a personalized, compassionate, detailed, and hands-on approach to exceed patient expectations time and time again.
Each insurance plan is different, but most plans cover all or part of emergency medical care at urgent care facilities. Call your insurance provider to find out for sure. The team at MyDoc Urgent Care offer very affordable rates for cash paying patients and work with workers compensation patients. Call to learn more, use the online scheduling tool, or walk in today!