East County Urgent Care
Urgent Care and Walk-In Clinic in El Cajon, CA
The Doctors, and Team of Medical Professionals at East County Urgent Care El Cajon Serve Children, Seniors, and Adults 7 Days a Week.
Avoid the High Cost & Long Waits at the Emergency Room Convenient Walk-in Care & Health Care for the Entire Family.
East County Urgent Care has been serving the communities of East County since 1982. Located in El Cajon, our board-certified emergency and family medicine physicians are here to help when your primary care physician isn’t available. We strive to provide quality medical care in a friendly, professional, and quick manner. We take pride in providing a personal experience with our patients, while minimizing wait times.
Our team of emergency medicine, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, and staff are eager to provide you and your families excellent medical care when you need it most. Our doctors in El Cajon specialize in the medical treatment of common illnesses and injuries for infants over 6 months, toddlers, children, adolescents, adults, elderly and geriatric patients.
East County Urgent Care provides patient care services that mirror a low acuity emergency department. We are able to start IVs, give medications, perform EKGs/labs, suture lacerations, reduce and splint minor fractures and dislocations, drain abscesses in addition to many more procedures.
East County Urgent Care has proudly taken the Image Wisely pledge.
- To put our patients’ safety, health, and welfare first by optimizing imaging examinations to use only the radiation necessary to produce diagnostic-quality images;
- To convey the principles of the Image Wisely program to the imaging team to ensure that our facility optimizes its use of radiation when imaging patients;
- To communicate optimal patient imaging strategies to referring physicians, and to be available for consultation;
- To routinely review imaging protocols to ensure that the least radiation necessary to acquire a diagnostic-quality image is used for each examination.
We accept our last patient 45 minutes prior to our posted close time. Please call ahead to check for holiday hours. We are closed on most major holidays.
If you or someone in your family needs ambulatory care for a life-threatening issue, promptly visit the Emergency Room nearest to El Cajon or immediately call 911.