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    What Does an Urgent Care Center Treat?

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    3 million people can’t be wrong. That’s approximately the number of people that visit an urgent care clinic each week. Urgent care clinics treat a wide variety of problems and 85% of them are open 7 days per week. Below are some of the most common patient complaints seen at an urgent care facility.

    1. Wound care. Cleaning, possibly stitching, and dressing wounds was the most common procedure in 2012. Every cut or scrape from head to toe can be handled by an urgent care facility. The dedicated staff will clean and dress the wound and provide any medication needed.

    2. Difficulty breathing. In 2012, The most common diagnosis in urgent care centers was an upper respiratory condition.

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