Non-Life Threatening Illnesses Specialist

Revive Medical Urgent Care

Urgent Care located in Oklahoma City, OK

When you’re sick but can’t schedule an appointment with your primary care physician in time, the knowledgeable team at Revive Medical Urgent Care has you covered. They provide timely treatment for non-life-threatening illnesses — such as strep throat — at their convenient location in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. If you’re suffering from an illness that doesn’t require emergency care, call, schedule an appointment online or walk into Revive Medical Urgent Care today.

Non-Life Threatening Illnesses Q & A

Revive Medical Urgent Care

When should I seek urgent care for an illness?

The decision on whether to go to an emergency room or urgent care clinic can be confusing. As a general rule, if you or a loved one is sick with an illness that isn’t a medical emergency but still requires treatment within 24 hours, you should go to an urgent care clinic like Revive Medical Urgent Care.

What is considered a medical emergency?

A medical emergency includes any condition that threatens your life or can cause permanent impairment. Common medical emergencies include:

  • Fever in a newborn less than three months old
  • Severe chest pain or difficulty breathing
  • Convulsions, seizures, or loss of consciousness
  • Pregnancy-related complications
  • Poisoning

You should call 911 or seek emergency medical care if you or a loved one experience any of the above.

What is considered a non-life-threatening illness?

Urgent care is appropriate for all types of non-life-threatening conditions, such as:

Illnesses

Common illnesses that may require urgent care include:

  • Colds and cases of flu
  • Fever
  • Viral illness
  • Bronchitis
  • Pneumonia
  • A persistent cough
  • A sore throat
  • Strep throat
  • Earache
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration

Infections

Infections that may require urgent care include:

  • Sinus infection
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Skin diseases and infections
  • Suspected bladder or kidney infection

Allergic reactions

They also treat allergic conditions, such as:

  • Asthma attacks and wheezing
  • Skin rashes such as poison ivy
  • Allergic reactions
  • Reactions to insect bites and stings

Injuries

Minor injuries that may require urgent care include:

  • Back pain
  • Joint or muscle pain
  • Strains and sprains
  • Minor eye injuries
  • Minor cuts (lacerations), and scrapes (abrasions)
  • Minor burns
  • Fractures

Other conditions

Urgent care can also help treat other common medical conditions, such as:

  • Swimmer’s ear
  • Abscesses and boils
  • Malformed toenails and ingrown toenails
  • Acute non-emergency medical problems

What are the benefits of going to an urgent care clinic?

The team at Revive Medical Urgent Care has expertise in treating a wide range of non-life-threatening medical issues. They’re open seven days a week until 8pm and accept most types of insurance.

They also accept most credit cards and offer special discounts for self-paying patients. Call, book online, or walk in for prompt service today.