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Convenient Same-Day Care
Now Open in Downtown San Diego

Express Care is a new walk-in option for common health care needs — including coughs and colds, sore throats, ear infections, and simple fractures or sprains — as well as wellness visits for certain kinds of prescriptions or camp or school health screenings. Care is provided by board-certified nurse practitioners.

Express Care Downtown

203 West F Street
San Diego, CA 92101
Map and directions
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday – Sunday

Payment: Insurance and cash payment are accepted 

Walk-ins welcome or check to see how many people are waiting and save your spot in line.

Current walk-in wait time:
3


Conditions Treated

Our board-certified nurse practitioners can diagnose and treat urgent conditions in patients of all ages such as:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Coughs and colds
  • Earaches and ear infections
  • Diarrhea and vomiting
  • Fever or flu-like symptoms
  • Sore throat or strep throat
  • Sinus infections
  • Minor burns, cuts, and sprains
  • Bladder or urinary tract infections
  • Skin infections
  • Simple fractures, sprains and strains

Walk-in Wellness Services

Express Care locations also offer:

  • Flu vaccinations
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Sports physicals or health screenings for camp or school 
  • EpiPen prescriptions
  • STI testing and treatment 
  • Tuberculosis (TB) testing (Quantiferon (blood) testing only)
  • Gynecology needs, including birth control prescriptions, pregnancy testing, and emergency contraception