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When Does Urgent Care Open?

Nearly 89 million patients are seen each year in urgent care facilities throughout the country. An excellent option for those in need of urgent medical care without the need for a trip to the emergency room, urgent care provides quality treatment close to home promptly.

Whether you’re hoping to obtain your yearly physical or have an urgent health matter, like a burn, wound, or upper respiratory illness, and your regular doctor’s office is closed or booked, our compassionate team at Coastal Urgent Care of Baton Rouge is here to help you 7 days a week. Don’t delay treatment; get seen today.

When does urgent care open?

Coastal Urgent Care of Baton Rouge is open 7 days a week, beginning at 9 a.m.

If you’re experiencing a new or worsening illness, condition, or urgent care matter, don’t wait on treatment; walk in to receive the care you need sooner.

Convenient and comprehensive care in your own backyard

We understand that life happens. From unexpected accidents to illnesses that seem to pop up when you are at your busiest, we are here to help you get better sooner so you can get back to all that is on your to-do list.

Various services are provided throughout our urgent care facility to help you diagnose and treat illness and health conditions sooner. Often taking half the time to get treated when compared to an emergency room visit, you can start feeling better faster.

We provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for:

  • Ear infections
  • Cold, fever and flu
  • COVID-19
  • Strep throat
  • Bladder infections
  • Cuts, scrapes and bruises
  • Burns
  • Dehydration
  • Strains, sprains and fractures
  • Foreign body removal, including splinters

With various care options available, we use on-site diagnostic tools like:

  • X-rays
  • MRIs
  • EKGs
  • Urgent lab testing

We also provide on-site nonurgent care for sports and general physicals.

Do you accept medical insurance for treatment?

We accept most major insurance plans for treatment, including:

  • Blue Cross-Blue Shield
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Office of Group Benefits
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Verity Healthcare

We also accept a host of other insurance providers. We encourage you to speak with our knowledgeable staff regarding any specific insurance questions you may have.

Do I need to schedule an appointment?

Appointments are recommended but not necessary. Walk-ins are welcome 7 days a week.

An appointment may help reduce your wait time and are an excellent option for those who are able to schedule a time to be seen. We understand that most matters brought to urgent care are urgent, so don’t worry about trying to schedule an appointment; just walk in.

To learn more about our specific urgent care hours, feel free to stop in any day of the week or give us a call at 225-396-4174. We are happy to help you with all of your urgent care needs in a timely manner.