Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy Urgent Care
We're here to help whenever you need us.
When you need urgent medical care, you can count on our doctors and staff to provide you with highly advanced diagnosis and treatment.
You don't have to be a Sharp Rees-Stealy patient to visit one of our five urgent care centers. We accept most insurance plans and payment methods, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and cash. You can also reach us after hours.
When to visit urgent care and what conditions we treat
If you think you are experiencing a life- or limb-threatening emergency, call 911 immediately. Learn when to go directly to the emergency room.
Common conditions treated in urgent care include:
- Cold, cough and sore throat
- Vomiting and diarrhea
- Cuts and wounds
- Urinary and sexually transmitted diseases
- Sprains and strains
- Minor bone dislocations and fractures (splinting only, with referrals to an orthopedic or musculoskeletal specialist when indicated)
If you're unsure whether you require urgent care services, contact your doctor to confirm an urgent care visit is appropriate. For routine care like physicals, cholesterol and blood pressure screenings or diabetes treatment, contact your primary care physician.
Conditions not treated at urgent care
As a member of the Safe Prescribing Urgent Care and ER Alliance of San Diego County, Sharp Rees-Stealy urgent care centers do not treat conditions such as substance abuse disorders or chronic pain. In addition, refills on psychiatric or narcotic pain medications or other controlled substances are not provided at our facilities.
Find out if you're covered
Sharp Rees-Stealy accepts most health insurance, fee-for-service, indemnity and workers' compensation plans. Call your insurance provider to see if your plan covers urgent care services at Sharp Rees-Stealy and to determine if a referral is required.
View urgent care wait times
Our five urgent care centers are open daily. Check the wait before you hit the road.
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"My philosophy both in medicine and in life is to do to others as I would have them do to me."
"I understand my patients' sacrifice of time and ensure positive experiences while in my care."
"Sharp is synonymous with San Diego, and that means I will treat you just as I would my own next-door neighbor."
"It is every bit as important to listen to our patients as it is to perform comprehensive evaluations."
"I strive to do more than expected for my patients to receive the best care possible."
"I am grateful to practice medicine for the opportunity to do what I truly love."