Same Day Sick Visits

Same Day Sick Visits

Same Day Sick Visits services offered in Myrtle Beach, Piedmont and Spartanburg, SC

Illnesses and injuries develop without warning and sometimes need medical attention. To make sure you get the care you need, United Physician Group provides same-day sick visits at their seven convenient offices in Piedmont, Columbia, Myrtle Beach, and Spartanburg, South Carolina, and Douglasville, Conyers, and Hampton, Georgia. Call the office nearest you today or schedule your same-day sick visit online.

Same Day Sick Visits Q & A

What are same-day sick visits?

Same-day sick visits are medical appointments that allow you to see your provider on the same day you request a visit. United Physician Group is a multispecialty family medicine and pain management practice that provides all the services you and your family need to manage your health care.

They make room in their daily schedule to offer same-day sick visits for those unexpected illnesses, injuries, and flare-ups of those chronic health conditions. The multispecialty practice sees patients of all ages, including infants, children, teens, and adults.

Who needs same-day sick visits?

You might need a same-day sick visit at United Physician Group if you have an unexpected illness, injury, or chronic disease problem.

Some of the conditions that benefit from same-day sick visits include:

  • Flu
  • Strep throat
  • High fever
  • Earaches
  • Coughs that last longer than two weeks
  • Vomiting or diarrhea that lasts more than 24 hours
  • Worsening of your pain condition
  • Allergic reactions
  • Rashes or hives
  • Asthma flare-ups
  • Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Minor cuts or lacerations
  • Sprains and strains
  • Sports injuries

United Physician Group also provides medical care for workers’ compensation. If you get hurt at work, the specialists can get you into the office that same day for an evaluation.

What happens during same-day sick visits?

The specifics of your same-day sick visit at United Physician Group will depend on the reason for your appointment. Your provider reviews your symptoms and concerns and completes a physical exam.

They might run diagnostic tests to confirm or rule out a health condition. United Physician Group performs on-site electrocardiograms (EKGs). It offers lab services so that you get the answers you need quickly.

After your exam, your provider reviews the findings with you and provides treatment recommendations. This might include in-office care like suturing a cut or breathing treatments to manage an asthma flare-up.

Your provider also gives you recommendations for at-home care, which can include prescription medication. They might also refer you to a specialist to manage your health problem.

United Physician Group is your neighborhood primary care practice. Call the office nearest you now to schedule your same-day sick visit, or use the online booking tool.