What We Treat

We Have Convenient & Extended Hours That Fit your Schedule!

AFC Natick is a full service urgent care center offering a number of services for most non-life threatening conditions including sprains, sore throats, back pain, and blood work. We provide convenient hours to help accommodate your busy schedule!

Our center is open 363 days a year, 7 days a week. Monday through Friday from 8 […]

By |October 24th, 2014|Blog, What We Treat|0 Comments

We Have Convenient & Extended Hours That Fit your Schedule!

AFC Natick is a full service urgent care center offering a number of services for most non-life threatening conditions including sprains, sore throats, back pain, and blood work. We provide convenient hours to help accommodate your busy schedule!

Our center is open 363 days a year, 7 days a week. Monday through Friday from 8 […]

By |October 24th, 2014|Blog, What We Treat|0 Comments

Perks of Urgent Care: Board Certified Physicians!

AFC Urgent Care centers are dedicated to providing quality care, one patient at a time. Each center is staffed with an experienced team of board certified physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, medical assistants and x-ray technologists on-site at all times. The team at AFC Natick can diagnose and treat most non-life threatening injuries […]

By |October 16th, 2014|Blog, What We Treat|0 Comments

Affordable Urgent Care Costs vs. Emergency Room

Did you know that Urgent Care centers are 1/5 the cost of an emergency room visit? Millions of Americans each year visit the emergency room, and the costs of these visits start to add up quickly. Here in Massachusetts, a study conducted by the Health Policy Commission shows that more than one-third of health care […]

By |October 6th, 2014|Blog, Insurance, What We Treat|0 Comments

Summer Camp Physicals

Spring has finally arrived in Natick, MA. After a gruelingly long winter, it seems like everyone is falling under the warm weather spell. Thoughts of swimming, trips to the beach, evening trips for ice cream, and SUMMER CAMP have, once again, become impossible to ignore. If you, or a loved one, have plans of attending […]

By |May 7th, 2014|What We Treat|0 Comments

Warts

Caused by the Human Papillomavirus, or HPV, Warts are skin growth. ?There are over 70 different types of identified warts. Warts are very common and can be anywhere on your body from your hands to your feet. ?Warts spread through direct contact through viral infection. Along with infecting others, you can potentially re-infect yourself by […]

By |March 25th, 2014|What We Treat|0 Comments

Spring Allergies

Spring has sprung. March 20th is technically the beginning of spring, even if the ground is still covered in ice and snow. Spring heralds seasonal allergies for more than 35 million in America. ?Pollen and other particles, produced in the spring and summer, enter our environment and can trigger an exaggerated reaction in those whom […]

By |March 18th, 2014|What We Treat|0 Comments

Pneumonia

Pneumonia affects the lungs and can leave you quite sick. It is a chest infection which ranges from mild (prolonged chest cold) to life threatening. The symptoms include cough, sputum, fever, and shortness of breath. Those whom are already sick, babies, and older adults are more likely to experience severe pneumonia.

Diagnosis is made by taking […]

By |March 10th, 2014|What We Treat|0 Comments

Flu Prevention Tips

The flu is in full swing here in MA where it has recently been considered widespread. We wanted to give you some tips to preventing the flu this flu season.

First and foremost, we highly recommend receiving a flu shot. The flu vaccine is always your best source of protection against the seasonal flu

For extra protection […]

By |January 13th, 2014|What We Treat|0 Comments

Strep Throat

Streptococcal pharyngitis, or more commonly “strep throat,” is an infection that affects the tonsils as well as the larynx. This is most common in children aged 5 though 15 but it can affect any age.

One of its main symptoms is a sore throat. However, not all sore throats are strep throat. Other symptoms include swollen […]

By |December 23rd, 2013|What We Treat|0 Comments