Primary Care

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Primary Care services offered in Warrior, AL and Santa Rosa Beach, FL

If you’re seeking a primary care provider to care for you or your entire family, trust the experts at Primary & Urgent Care South in Warrior, Alabama, or Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Its highly trained primary care specialists provide comprehensive services that keep you and your loved ones healthy or help you recover from an injury, illness, or disease. Schedule an appointment by phone or request one online today. Walk-ins are also welcome.

What is primary care?

Primary & Urgent Care South provides medical care for all your general health needs, serving as your primary care provider. The practice provides services for children aged four and older, teenagers, and adults of all ages. Primary & Urgent Care South also offers occupational medicine and comprehensive urgent care services if you or a family member needs same-day care.

What are the benefits of primary care?

The advantages you can expect when choosing primary care at Primary & Urgent Care South include improved health, fewer unpleasant symptoms, and a lower chance of disease complications. The skilled team detects possible problems before they become severe. 

Which primary care services are available?

Primary & Urgent Care South provides the following primary care services:

  • Physical exams
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals
  • Sports physicals
  • Chronic disease management
  • Vaccinations
  • Joint injections
  • Lung disease testing
  • Holter monitoring
  • Heart function tests
  • HbA1c monitoring for diabetes
  • Glucose testing
  • Drug screenings
  • On-site lab testing
  • On-site digital X-rays
  • COVID-19, flu, strep throat, RSV, and mono testing
  • Medication prescriptions 

Examples of urgent care options include fracture care, laceration repair, removal of foreign objects, and other treatments you may need when time is of the essence. 

Your primary care specialist can help you manage diabetes, cardiovascular health (heart health) concerns, chronic pain, gynecological conditions in women, arthritis, thyroid disorders, asthma, allergies, and other chronic conditions. 

They also diagnose and treat depression, anxiety, or additional common mental health concerns. 

What happens during primary care appointments?

During primary care visits to Primary & Urgent Care South, a specialist discusses the reason for your visit. They weigh you, evaluate your body mass index (BMI), and check your vital signs. They also assess growth and development in children.

Your Primary & Urgent Care South specialist completes a physical exam to detect potential signs of medical problems, such as illnesses, chronic diseases, or injuries. 

They may order diagnostic tests, such as lung function testing, heart function tests, blood testing, or urinalysis. 

If you need treatment, they personalize a plan that’s best suited to your needs. You might need watchful waiting, over-the-counter medications, prescription medicines, lifestyle change counseling, a minor procedure, vaccines, or a specialist referral. 

When should I schedule a primary care visit?

See the Primary & Urgent Care South team every year for annual wellness checkups, whenever you have questions about your well-being, or if you develop unusual symptoms. Schedule an appointment or walk in if you become injured or ill.

Call the Primary & Urgent Care South office to schedule a primary care appointment, use the online booking feature, or walk in today.