8:00 am - 5:00 pm

COVID-19 Swab Test and Antibody Test Available at AFC Urgent Care. Call for more information. 

Urgent Care vs. ER

Emergency Room Alternative in Watertown, MA

Fact: Emergency Rooms are overcrowded and you can end up waiting for what seems like hours for treatment for a minor injury or illness that takes moments to evaluate and treat.  When you want to avoid the cost and wait time of the emergency room, you try to schedule an appointment with your primary care physician, only to find that they’re overbooked and can’t see you for another few weeks.
If it’s not a true life threatening emergency and you can’t get an appointment with your primary care physician, AFC Urgent Care Watertown (your neighborhood Urgent Care center) will provide quality healthcare in a cost effective manner.
Some of the services we provide at our urgent care center include:

  • fever, colds, flu
  • sprains strains and broken bones
  • allergies and asthma
  • ear infections
  • sinus infections
  • nausea and gastrointestinal illness
  • rashes
  • sore throats and bronchitis
  • cuts and scrapes (we administer stitches)
  • urinary infections
  • symptoms of diabetes
  • minor head injuries and concussions
  • bee stings
  • heat stroke and sunburn

Our walk-in clinic is open seven days a week and accepts a range of health insurances.  For more information about the services we provide, please call to speak with one of our medical professionals at 617-923-2273.