Urgent Care in Westfield
Urgent Care concerns are addressed in our office with a same-day appointment. If you require medical attention after normal business hours, please call (413) 562-5173 for instructions on how to reach a provider.
Urgent Care in Westfield can be a quicker and less expensive alternative to a crowded emergency department which is why we recommend you consider our Urgent Care service before going to the ER. When you need urgent care, you don’t want to spend hours waiting in an overcrowded, noisy, emergency room. You want the care of your own doctors and their staff – who know you and have access to your medical record. At Family Medicine Associates, that’s exactly what you get – and in a calm, comfortable and friendly environment.
When Should You Consider Urgent Care?
Family Medicine Associates has extended hours on most days and we are available to meet your urgent needs soon, usually within 24 hours. If your usual provider is not available, you will be referred to another Family Medicine Associates provider.
Consider Urgent Care for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries such as:
- Abdominal pain (less than 24 hrs. since onset)
- Colds and coughs
- Flu or Flu-like symptoms
- Nausea and vomiting
- Minor burns
- Rash or other skin irritations
- Lacerations or abrasions
- Sprain and strains
- Sudden onset of headache or migraine
- Upper respiratory conditions (bronchitis, sinus infection, etc.)
- Urinary tract infections
- Allergic reactions
What Is Considered An Emergency?
Go to your nearest Emergency Department or call 911 if you experience any of these conditions:
- Chest Pain
- Trouble Breathing
- Severe Abdominal Pain
- Stroke Symptoms
- Excessive Bleeding
- Severe pain for any other reason…
Please call our office: 413-562-5173 if you have any questions or are in need of an Urgent Care appointment.