Express Care

Express Care is a new walk-in option for common health care needs.

Hours, Locations and Payment


  • 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday (closed on UC San Diego holidays)
  • Locations:

  • 203 West F Street
    San Diego (map and directions)
  • 1200 Garden View Road, Suite 110
    Encinitas (map and directions)
  • Payment options:

  •  Insurance and cash payment are accepted 

Conditions Treated

Our board-certified nurse practitioners can diagnose and treat 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

Diagnostic X-ray and lab services are available only at the Encinitas location.

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) 
  • Well child exams for children 5 years and older only 
  • Well adolescent exams
  • Gynecology needs, including well woman exams, birth control prescriptions, pregnancy testing, and emergency contraception



 Downtown San Diego


Meet Our Specialists

Express Care is staffed with experienced nurse practitioners. Meet our team.

ER, Urgent or Express Care?