760 Carpenter Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19119
P: 215-848-6880
F: 215-848-3333

Walk In and Urgent Care

What: Patients may be seen without an appointment for urgently needed care.

When: Weekdays. Arrive 4-6pm Monday to Thursday, and 2-3:30pm on Friday and you will be seen on a first-come first served basis.

How: Though we still encourage use of our appointment system for most care, we will now also offer this non-appointment service daily. Patients arriving during the above times may request to be seen without an appointment for walk-in care
that day.

Why: We recognize that the need for urgent care is sometimes unpredictable, and hope to be better able to serve your needs in that unexpected situation.

Who:  You will be seen by one of the providers of Mt. Airy Family Practice. This service is for established patients only.

Details:

  • Usual primary care fees and copays will apply.

  • On your arrival, the staff will let you know approximately how many other patients have arrived ahead of you and will need to be seen prior to you.

  • Examples of symptoms and conditions that may be handled this way include

  • Upper respiratory infections, flu and colds.

  • Sinusitis, bronchitis, ear infections, headaches, and pink eye.

  • Urinary tract infections, diarrhea, and vomiting.

  • Injuries such as sprains and strains.

  • Skin conditions, such as rashes, burns and infections.

  • Camp forms, simple driver physicals, and simple job forms.

  • Urgently needed prescription refills under certain conditions

  • Examples of services NOT provided

  • Complete physical exams

  • Chronic care management for ongoing conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, asthma, allergies, or chronic pain

  • Repair of complex lacerations

  • Long-term medication management