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Brigham and Women's/Mass General Health Care Center Urgent Care Center Services

The Urgent Care Center provides un-scheduled, non-emergency outpatient care to patients on a walk-in basis. The Center does not treat emergencies or receive ambulances. All diagnostic testing requires an initial screening exam with one of our UCC providers.

If you do have an emergency, you should go to the closest hospital or call 911.

After your visit to the Urgent Care Center, the emergency medicine provider who cared for you will send a detailed report to your primary care provider.

Our specialists can offer treatment for common conditions including:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Allergic reactions
  • Asthma*
  • Back pain
  • Bladder infections
  • Bronchitis*
  • Ear infections
  • Headache/Dizziness
  • Influenza*
  • Lacerations
  • Minor eye infections
  • Minor trauma (sprains)
  • Physicals: school, work, sports
  • Rabies vaccinations
  • Seasonal allergies*
  • Simple OB/GYN procedures
  • Sinus infections*
  • Skin conditions
  • Sports injuries
  • Strep throat*
  • Tick removal

*Patients with respiratory symptoms no longer need an appointment at our Urgent Care Center. If you are experiencing any respiratory symptoms, please call us at 508-718-4400 Option 1 for pre-registration instructions.

Services we provide include:

  • Incision and drainage of infections
  • IV therapy for minor conditions
  • Non-surgical fracture and dislocation reduction
  • Pediatric sick visits
  • Suture removal

Available diagnostic testing includes (All diagnostic testing requires an initial exam with one of our Urgent Care providers):

  • Laboratory
  • Radiology
    • CT (Available to patients age 15 and older; Mon-Fri 8am-5pm + Sat-Sun 8am-3pm)
    • General Ultrasound (Available to patients 15 and older; Mon-Fri 8am-5pm)
    • X-ray (Available to Urgent Care patients of all ages during all hours)
  • Vascular Ultrasound (Available on a limited basis and subject to change)


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