If you are in need of a visit with a doctor but are unable or uncomfortable with leaving your home, telemedicine is ideal for you. With a telehealth visit, you’ll be able to meet with a physician over a secure video call to go over your symptoms for effective treatment options. Our urgent care center accepts telemedicine appointments seven days a week.

What can Telemedicine be used to treat?

Telemedicine can be used to diagnose and treat many conditions, with some exceptions. Some of the more common telehealth visits include:While telemedicine can be used for diagnosis of many conditions, some may require an in-person visit at our walk-in urgent care center. Some of the included visits include:

  • Allergy Symptoms
  • Bug Bites
  • Poison Ivy and other rashes
  • Cold
  • Sore Throat
  • Ear infection, earache, or swimmers ear
  • Eye infection, pinkeye, sties
  • Female urinary tract infections
  • Newly onset cough
  • Sinus Infection or Sinusitis
  • **Medication renewal (no controlled or addictive substances, no long term chronic illness prescriptions-1 month prescription only, No ADD, ADHD, or mental health prescription.) ***
  • Fever

The following cannot be assessed over a Telemedicine visit and will require an in-person visit at our walk-in urgent care center for treatment. Our center is open seven days a week for your convenience.

  • No narcotic or controlled substance renewal or prescription.
  • No prescriptions over one month
  • No Chest Pain
  • No Physical Exams
  • No emergency symptoms including: Dial 911 (chest pain, shortness of breath, allergic reaction, choking, altered of consciousness, head or neck injury
  • No STD’s or STI’s (Must come into Center)
  • No Pregnancy, birth control renewal or birth control advice
  • No Workers Compensation or Occupational Health visits  (Must come into Center)
  • No Referrals to specialists (Must come into Center)
  • No Suturing, suturing removal or wound care (Must come into Center)

Making a Telemedicine appointment

Scheduling a telemedicine appointment only takes a few minutes over the phone. Simply call 508-650-6208 option 5 to register with our staff. Your visit will be scheduled and you will be able to consult with a physician much like a traditional visit. If you have questions about whether or not your symptoms can be addressed over telemedicine, please call our center.

Virtual Visits & Telemedicine in Natick, MA

If you are interested in signing up for a telehealth visit, please call AFC Urgent Care Natick today! We will be able to provide you with the diagnosis and treatment you need. For questions, please call 508-650-6208