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Walk In Urgent Care for Life's Small Emergencies

When you just can't wait to feel better, trust the team from Wentworth-Douglass for your urgent care needs. Our Express Care centers are staffed by the same team as the hospital's Emergency Department, so you're sure to get expert care, right away.

Follow Up Treatment Has Never Been So Easy

If you need further treatment with a specialist, a follow up with your primary care provider, or advanced care at the hospital, the team at Express Care will make a seamless transition for you. We have the connections to get you seen quickly, and get you back to feeling better.

Express Care FAQs:

What is Express Care?

Express care fills an important healthcare gap when you need immediate care but not the level of care available in an emergency department. With on-site lab and X-ray equipment, Express Care can handle more severe conditions and injuries, such as broken bones and burns. Express care centers are also usually open longer hours than a doctor’s office and a visit often costs much less than the emergency room due to the level and efficiency of the care provided.

Do I need an appointment for Express Care?

No appointment is necessary to visit an Express Care center.

How to make the right choice for my type of Immediate Care?

Trust your instincts. If you feel it’s serious, go to the nearest Emergency Department. For more minor issues, waiting to see your primary care provider or visiting a walk in clinic like Wentworth-Douglass Prompt Care – which is equipped to care for minor conditions without the need to wait for an appointment may be your best option. When it comes to treating life’s small emergencies, local urgent care centers like Wentworth-Douglass Express care are a great choice for fast, affordable and quality care.

What does Express Care treat?

We treat a wide variety of illnesses and injuries. From sprains and strains, to coughs and colds and more, Wentworth-Douglass Express Care is here for you, offering on-site labs and imaging for your convenience. 

  • Head-to-Toe Care 
  • Headaches & Migraines
  • Earache, Infections & Ear Wax Removal
  • Reflux/GERD
  • Vomiting, Diarrhea & Dehydration
  • Asthma
  • STD: Testing & Treatment
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Kidney Stones
  • GYN Exams & Yeast Infections
  • Gout
  • Constipation
  • Cold, Flu & Other Illnesses
  • Cough/Colds/Flu
  • Bronchitis & Pneumonia
  • Covid 19
  • Allergies, Sneezing & Runny Nose
  • Strep & Sore Throat
  • Mono
  • Pink eye
  • Sinus Infections
  • Accidents & Injuries
  • Eye Injuries/Pain
  • Dislocations
  • Broken Bones & Fractures
  • Minor Car & Cycle Accident Injuries
  • Neck & back pain
  • Puncture wounds
  • Splinter removals
  • Sprains
  • Wound Infections
  • Skin Care & Allergic Reactions
  • Lacerations, Cuts & Scrapes
  • Skin Rashes, Poison Ivy, Shingles
  • Wound Infections / Cellulitis
  • Bites & Stings
  • Tick Bites
  • 1st & 2nd Degree  Burns
  • Splinter Removal
  • MRSA
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Our Team

We know life doesn't always wait for an appointment.  At Wentworth-Douglass Express Care, we offer quick access to quality, trusted urgent care so you can get back to enjoying life. You will be cared for by an experienced team of providers, all associated with Wentworth-Douglass Hospital - your trusted source for quality health care.

Our team consists of emergency physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants from the Seacoast Emergency Physicians team -- the same providers that staff the Emergency Department at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital. Also, experienced emergency nurses, medical assistants, radiology techs, and patient access team members from WDH provide stellar care and support to you and your family each and every visit. 

We care for non-life-threatening illness and injury for walk-in patients. Those with more serious medical needs will be seen first. Please check each center’s location page for current hours. Please note: Closing hours may vary depending on clinical capacity and wait times. 

When to go to the emergency room?

We are not an emergency room. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, including chest pain, dizziness, heavy bleeding, loss of consciousness, trouble breathing or speaking, or severe abdominal pain, please call 911 or visit your nearest emergency room.

Understanding Your Visit Charges Express Care patients will receive two bills – one from Wentworth-Douglass Hospital for services rendered at Express Care, and one from Seacoast Emergency Physicians for the provider who evaluated and treated you. You may also be billed for any needed laboratory, imaging or medical equipment.

Coverage for services at Express Care vary by insurance plan. Depending on your insurance coverage, you may have out of pocket expenses such as a deductible, coinsurance or co-pay. Please verify your plan's benefits and payment responsibilities for Express Care services. Read More


Patient Experience Office. We strive to provide you with great experiences at all of our facilities. Should you wish to discuss your care, please contact our Patient Experience Office: 603-740-2823.

You may also file a grievance with the State of NH Department of Health & Human Services. Complaints may be submitted, in writing, to the Department of Health and Human Services, Health Facilities Administration, 129 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301 or by calling 1-800-852-3345.

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