Urgent Care Specialist

Eugenia Marcus, MD -  - Pediatrician

Primary Care Pediatrics

Eugenia Marcus, MD

Pediatrician located in Wellesley, MA

When your child is sick, they shouldn’t have to wait several days for an accurate diagnosis and treatment. At Primary Care Pediatrics in Wellesley, Massachusetts, Dr. Eugenia Marcus offers same-day urgent care appointments, so your child can receive an accurate diagnosis when they need it most. Schedule an urgent care appointment at Primary Care Pediatrics by phone or using the online booking feature.

Urgent Care Q & A

What pediatric urgent care services are available?

Primary Care Pediatrics treats a number of urgent care situations for infants, children, and young adults. Same day appointments are available, and the skilled medical staff provides on-site services like:

  • X-rays
  • Stitches
  • IV fluids
  • Medications
  • Laboratory testing

Dr. Marcus also offers non-urgent care services, including physical exams that meet the requirements for sports teams and schools.

What conditions are considered urgent care?

At Primary Care Pediatrics, Dr. Marcus offers a variety of same-day services to diagnose and treat pediatric health concerns including:

  • Flu
  • Colds
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Bronchitis
  • Infections
  • Pneumonia
  • Skin rashes
  • Sore throat
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Muscle sprains or strains

What’s the difference between urgent care and emergency care?

Urgent care services treat a variety of illnesses and minor injuries that affect children’s health. However, for illnesses or injuries that are potentially life-threatening, you should seek treatment at the nearest emergency room or call 911.

Emergency health conditions include:

  • Seizures
  • Trauma
  • High fevers
  • Broken bones

If you’re unsure whether your child’s condition is a medical emergency or requires urgent care, you can contact Dr. Marcus to discuss your options.

Do I need an urgent care appointment?

Dr. Marcus makes herself available to her patients at all times because she understands the fear and frustration of dealing with a sick child.

For urgent care visits, you can contact the office to get a same-day appointment for on-site services so your child can begin their road to recovery.

What are the benefits of urgent care?

When your child is not feeling well, it can create a lot of anxiety. Urgent care services allow Dr. Marcus to personally examine your child and determine an accurate diagnosis without having to wait for days to see a doctor.

After making a diagnosis, Dr. Marcus can administer necessary medication and other treatments to improve your child’s health. Prompt treatment is often essential in preventing other medical issues, especially when treating infections, fevers, and sprains.

Dr. Marcus offers extensive experience in treating pediatric-specific illnesses and conditions, making your child’s health a priority.

Schedule an urgent care visit at Primary Care Pediatrics, PLLC by phone or using the online booking feature.