Life is often unpredictable, and urgent medical issues can occur at any time. A+ Total Care in Elko, Nevada, is open seven days a week and provides urgent care for minor medical issues. If you can’t get an appointment with your primary care physician and don’t want to wait hours in the waiting room at a hospital, Jay Lao, NP, and his team can provide the care you need quickly. You can walk right in or schedule an appointment online or over the phone.

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What is urgent care?

When you need urgent care for a medical matter that isn’t life-threatening, A+ Total Care is a convenient alternative to waiting in the emergency room. A+ Total Care will treat you like family, making sure you get the best medical care possible.

What types of health issues can be treated?

The experienced health care practitioners at A+ Total Care can treat a number of urgent medical conditions. Some of the most common health issues they treat include:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Simple fractures and dislocations
  • Wounds and lacerations
  • Bug bites and bee stings
  • Allergies and allergic reactions
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Diarrhea, constipation, nausea, or vomiting
  • Fever, cough, cold, or flu
  • Ear infections
  • Sports injuries
  • Work injuries

If you’re having difficulty breathing or experiencing a life-threatening condition, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

What can I expect during an urgent care appointment?

When you come in for urgent care at A+ Total Care, you can expect to be treated like family. The team works hard at making patients feel comfortable, and they will treat you with respect.

The health care team at A+ Total Care offers integrative care, which means they treat the whole person, not just the symptoms. Your practitioner will take the time needed to understand you and your health history, so you can get the best care possible.

What if I need a special test?

A+ Total Care is a full-service medical clinic that offers a number of on-site medical tests for your convenience, so you can get the care you need quickly.

Tests available include:

  • Flu, strep, and mono testing
  • Blood and urine testing
  • Wound cultures
  • Drug screenings

If you need an X-ray, the team will refer you to a convenient imaging center, so you can get fast results and appropriate care.

Walk-ins are also welcome.