UT Health East Texas is passionate about delivering the highest quality care with unmatched compassion, outstanding service and innovative technology.
UT Health East Texas provides care to thousands of patients each year through an extensive regional network that includes 10 hospitals, more than 70 clinics, the Olympic Plaza Tower, 13 regional rehabilitation facilities, two freestanding emergency centers, regional home health services covering more than 40 counties, an EMS fleet of more than 50 ambulances and four helicopters, and a comprehensive seven-trauma center care network, including the region’s only Level 1 trauma facility.
UT Health East Texas is part of the UT Health system which has one mission: bringing East Texas the world-class care it deserves. UT Health East Texas Urgent Care being a seamless extension of the UT Health East Texas ensures patients will receive clinical expertise, sophisticated technology, and compassionate physicians and staff providing advanced medical care close to home.
Our Mission is to provide convenient access to quality, cost-effective urgent care, and occupational health services through a health system branded urgent care delivery model.
UT Health East Texas Urgent Care provides quality healthcare for adults and children over the age of three months.
Illness and injuries happen without warning, so we are open with extended hours, when most physicians’ offices are closed. Our caregivers can treat most urgent care conditions successfully, without a visit to the emergency room. Simply walk in, and you’ll be seen as quickly as possible. Some of the many perks of our clinics are:
- Experienced medical staff with a strong emergency medicine and primary care background
- Convenient weekday and weekend hours, with no appointment needed
- Adults and children 3 months old and up are welcome
- On-site lab work, X-rays, physicals, and immunizations
- Lower co-payment and lower overall cost than an emergency room visit
- Accepts most major insurances
Part of a Trusted Tradition
UT Health East Texas Urgent Care is accredited and certified by the Urgent Care Association (UCA) the industry’s trade association. UCA defines urgent care as “healthcare provided on a walk-in (no appointment) basis for acute illness or injury that is not life or limb threatening, and is either beyond the scope or availability of the typical primary care practice or retail clinic.”