Epical HealthMed is a healthcare practice, providing of quality patient care and medical treatment to adults and children with all types of health needs.
Express Health Care
For Non-Life-Threatening Injuries and Illnesses
Not all health problems call for a trip to the Emergency Room. In fact, many issues that bring to the emergency care can be resolved at express health care – and in much less time!
Skin Laceration Repair: In general, a cut that needs stitches should be repaired within 6 hours of the injury. The exception is cuts to the face and scalp, which generally can be repaired up to 24 hours after the injury.
Sprains and Minor Fractures: A strain is the stretching or tearing of a tendon or muscle, a sprain is the stretching or tearing of the ligaments that hold your joints together, and a break is a fracture of the bone. Breaks can range from a dramatic compound fracture to subtle hairline fractures.
Cold and Flu Symptoms: The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. Some people, such as older people, young children, and people with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications.
Upper Respiratory Infections: An upper respiratory tract infection, is an infectious process of any of the components of the upper airway, usually associated with infections by one of the common cold viruses of acute allergic rhinitis.
Minor Burns: Burns can happen when the skin is exposed to heat from fire or hot liquids, electricity, corrosive chemicals, or radiation (UV). Burns are characterized by degree, based on the severity of the tissue damage.
Eye, Ear and Sinus Infections: The invasion and multiplication of microorganism such as bacteria, viruses and parasites that are not normally present within the body may cause symptoms of infections.