Urgent Care

Whether it’s after your doctor’s office is closed, or any time when you can’t wait to see a doctor, UPMC Urgent Care is here to help. Our walk-in clinics provide a full range of medical services for people of all ages, 12 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our 7 urgent care locations throughout western Pennsylvania are open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., no appointments necessary.

Hot Spots: Top Places to Get Heat Stroke

by Urgent Care

Summer is a great time to enjoy the outdoors with your friends and family. But while you’re basking in the sun, your body can be reaching dangerously high temperatures, causing dehydration that can eventually lead to heat stroke – a severe and life-threatening problem that occurs when your body cannot properly cool itself down. Although the process of sweating acts as a way for the body to cool itself down, sometimes sweat is not enough to stop the body from overheating. (more…)

The Dangers of Sun Poisoning

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Sunburn can result from as little as 15 minutes under the sun and causes symptoms such as skin redness, pain, and small blisters. If symptoms worsen, it could be sun poisoning – a severe form of sunburn. (more…)

Safe Travels – Staying Healthy While Traveling

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Memorial Day is right around the corner and lots of people will be packing their bags and hitting the road for the long weekend. Whether you’re taking a plane across the ocean or driving down to the beach, we recommend that you follow these simple tips to stay healthy and have safe travels. (more…)