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Miami Urgent Care Centers


Miami Urgent Care Centers
It’s seven o’clock in the evening on a Friday night and you feel like your head is going to explode. You’re achy, feverish and nauseous, and you know you’re doctor can’t see you until Monday. It’s certainly not a reason to go to the emergency room, but you need something to help you through the weekend… what option do you have? You can visit one of Miami-Dade’s outstanding urgent care centers. Urgent care centers are a step down from the traditional emergency room. If you go into an ER with symptoms of bronchitis, more serious emergencies can keep you waiting all night to see a doctor. At an urgent care center, everyone there has less serious illnesses and injuries, so your wait will be minimal. You’ll find them open on weekday nights and weekends when your doctor isn’t around.

Typical conditions your urgent care center can help with are fever, flu symptoms, earaches, troublesome coughs, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, minor bone fractures, sprains, non-critical cuts that may require stitches and non-severe asthma attacks. Many also offer shots and tests available for those who can’t get it done during the day. If you are having chest pains, in labor, or have any serious major injury you should go directly to an emergency room- do NOT go to the urgent care center.

Here is a partial list of some urgent care centers around Miami-Dade. Note that, in addition to these centers, Mercy Hospital maintains an Express Care Center that operates between 10AM-10PM daily. This center does treat minor emergencies but does not provide routine care.

Location Phone Number Hours
Baptist Health at Beacon 8301 NW 12th St (305) 591-3445 8am-8pm daily
Baptist Health at Doral 9915 NW 41st St (786) 596-3830 11am-11pm daily
Baptist Health at Palmetto Bay 8750 SW 144th St (305) 412-2929 M-F 6pm-11pm, Sat & Sun 1pm-11pm
Baptist Health at West Kendall 13001 N Kendall Dr (786) 596-3800 11am-11pm daily
Baptist Health at Westchester 8840 Bird Rd (305) 220-8083 M-F 6pm-11pm, Sat & Sun 1pm-11pm
ER Urgent Care, North Miami 850 Ives Dairy Rd (305) 917-9170 3pm-10pm daily
ER Urgent Care, Naranja 27411 S Dixie Hwy (305) 245-8010 3pm-10pm daily
Jackson Memorial Hospital 1611 NW 12th Ave (305) 585-1111 24 hrs
Kidsville Urgent Care at Kendall 11750 SW 40th St (305) 666-6511 24 hrs
Urgent Family Care Inc 4561 Post Ave (786) 845-8551
RiteCare Medical Center, The Falls 14201 S Dixie Hwy (786) 242-2479 M-F 9am-8pm, Weekends 10am-4pm
RiteCare Medical Center, Brickell 1250 S Miami Ave (305) 571-6250 M-F 9am-8pm, Weekends 10am-4pm
Doctors Now 3650 NW 82nd Ave., Doral (305) 537-7272 M-F 8am-8pm, Weekends 10am-4pm
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