If you are experiencing severe chest pains, shortness of breath, potentially life threatening problems or severe injuries, you should go to the nearest Hospital Emergency Room directly or dial 911.
We are happy to see you at the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic for any of the following:
Due to COVID19, we are not assessing any patients in the clinic presenting with the following symptoms:
New onset of cough or worsening chronic cough
Shortness of breath and or trouble breathing
Sore throat or difficulty swallowing
Other flu-like symptoms: headache, fatigue, muscle aches, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
Decrease or loss of sense of taste or smell
Pink eye, runny nose or nasal congestion without other known cause
We are fully equipped with a Minor Procedure room for treating the following:
Ear Flushing - please note, this service is not always covered by OHIP and additional charges may apply
Minor Burns and Abrasions
With an on-site slit lamp, Physicians are experienced in managing ocular issues including chemical splash, foreign body removal, corneal abrasion assessment and are able to refer to Ophthalmology services when appropriate.
Work Related Injuries
We are able to assess and complete the required WSIB paperwork, including the Form 8 and FAF for all work related injuries.
Sport Related Injuries
With Athletic Therapists on site we are able to assess all sport related injuries, provide education on your injury, review exercises and stretches and refer for physiotherapy, bracing, and crutches if required.
Sprains and Fractures
We apply and remove casts and splints for musculoskeletal injuries and we also have the ability to refer to the Fracture Clinic for further Orthopedic Surgeon follow up as needed.
Concussion Assessment and Management
Diagnosis and assessment of concussions, paperwork completion for return to learn/work/sport and guidance on referral for treatment if required.
Provide assessment and immediate free access treatment of sexually transmitted diseases through a partnership with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.
We provide tetanus/pertussis immunization free of charge, and can also administer shingles, pneumonia and basic travel vaccines, (Hepatitis A & B) and can refer to Travel Health services when appropriate. Other prescribed injections are also administered with a referral, ie. allergy injections.
TB Skin Test and Interpretation
TB testing and documentation can be provided for school or work requirements.
Driver’s Medical Exams and Workplace Medicals
Drivers and workplace Medicals are performed at the clinic. There is an additional charge for these forms to be completed by the Physician.
Plantar and genital wart treatments are provided using liquid nitrogen or prescribed medication.
One of our Physicians, Dr. Pakes provides newborn circumcision services by appointment only, please visit www.safecirc.ca for more details.