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At Portland Urgent Care our wait time to be seen for most visits including anxiety is less than 15 minutes, so walk-in to our full-service Hollywood neighborhood location now. Our visits cost less than an emergency room, for the same care treating your anxiety or other non-life-threatening illness.
We perform lab work, EKG testing and X-rays, allowing us to diagnosis and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries seven days a week. We specialize in Auto Injuries, Worker Injuries and Allergy Treatments. Our appointment scheduler is available for your convenience online 24 hours a day.
Common symptoms of anxiety are feelings of severe nervousness, along with feeling tense, restless of frightful. These feelings will usually lead to an increased heart rate, sweating, trembling, or weakness. Contact us if you are suffering from an episode of anxiety.
Diagnosis of anxiety will begin with our medical professionals asking about your medical history, along with the symptoms that you are experiencing. Depending on responses and severity of the case, there are many actions we can take to relieve anxiety.
The treatment of anxiety, whether it is chronic or for the first time, will depend on the patient and what is deemed safe and effective by the physician. Portland Urgent Care will treat anxiety with professional care and effective solutions. Visit us today if you are experiencing anxiety.
Portland Urgent Care is open 7 days a week to provide you with rapid tests, accurate diagnosis and a personal treatment plan. If you have symptoms of an illness, don't put off getting the care you need. We offer same day appointments - no wait time - and walk-in are always welcome.
Can you go to urgent care for anxiety?
Yes. First, are you sure it is anxiety? An urgent care can evaluate you for medical conditions that mimic anxiety. If it is anxiety, how severe? Are you considering suicide and need to be hospitalized? An urgent care can help with medications for the short-term, but may give you a referral for additional care if deemed appropriate.
When should I see a doctor about anxiety and stress?
It is time to get help from a professional when anxiety and stress:
What does an anxiety attack feel like?
Anxiety attack is a non-medical term for anxiety that flares up and becomes intense. It is similar to but milder than a “Panic Attack” which are very intense and happen without a cause. The main difference is that anxiety has a known cause, where a Panic Attack happens for no obvious reason.
How long does an anxiety attack last?
Anxiety can last a long time and can wax and wane. It can build until it is severe, termed an anxiety attack. A panic attack does not have a know trigger and usually resolves within about a half hour.
Can urgent care prescribe medication for anxiety?
Yes. They will often prescribe only a short course and give you a referral to a specialist who you can see on an on-going basis.