Just a 10-minute drive to Chattanooga, Ooltewah is on the east side of Hamilton County, Tennessee’s 4th most populous county. Although part of a large area, Ooltewah is one of the most charming small towns in the state. This tight-knit community is hard to find elsewhere, and our team at AFC Urgent Care prioritizes the health and safety of its residents and visitors. The Ooltewah/Collegedale area proudly hosts two institutions that contribute to the community: McKee Foods and Southern-Adventist University. Between students and employees, these institutions bring a multitude of people to the area to enjoy all Ooltewah and Collegedale have to offer. Ooltewah is a convenient spot for travelers as it’s a quick stop off Exit 11 from Interstate 75 with several dining options, including the popular and unique Local Goat. Only 1.5 miles from Ooltewah High School, AFC Urgent Care is a convenient trip from all corners of Ooltewah, ready to serve patients in need.
At AFC Urgent Care, we understand how a sore throat, cough, or severe headache can make it hard to get through the day as an employee, student, or traveler. Visit us to get the fast relief you need so you can get back to feeling healthy and ready to take on the day.
How can AFC Urgent Care help you?
More than 70% of emergency room visits can be treated at an urgent care facility in less time at a lower cost. On average, one visit to the emergency room is $1,300 while an average urgent care visit is $100. From common illnesses like the flu and strep throat, to sprains, physicals and other laboratory services, our physicians and staff at AFC Urgent Care provide prompt medical attention to respect your time and keep you healthy. Our staff is well equipped with top-quality medical professionals, with a doctor always on-site.
Whether you’re shopping and eating at Cambridge Square or playing at Veterans Park, it’s easy for accidents to happen. Our doctors and physicians will quickly assist you when these accidents and unexpected illnesses occur, without the inconvenience and expensive bills you get at the emergency room. AFC Urgent Care understands how essential it is to have a healthcare option that provides quality service at a low cost to keep the community healthy without breaking the bank.
How can I stay safe while on Chickamauga Lake?
Ooltewah is known for its small town feel and rural beauty. Just outside Chattanooga, Ooltewah continues developing into a charming suburb, perfect for those who enjoy country life but appreciate a quick trip to the city. Many residents and visitors go to Savannah Bay that pours into Chickamauga Lake for a day on the water. At AFC Urgent Care, we hope to help you prevent any accidents during your day outdoors.
Here are some essential water safety tips to keep you and your friends and family safe and healthy:
Apply sunscreen to avoid harsh sunburn
Always wear a lifejacket
Stay in groups
Eat a nutritious snack
Sometimes it’s hard to avoid accidents, especially in nature. Even with the most careful precautions, accidents and illness still occur, and our team at AFC Urgent Care is always ready to provide the medical attention you need. Whether you’re a student, resident, or visiting the area, visit AFC Urgent Care when you feel sick so our team can help you get back on your feet. Visit us 7 days a week with no appointment necessary to start feeling better in no time.