Insect Sting Treatment in Lakewood, CO
AFC Urgent Care Center’s physicians treat insect stings and bug bites in Lakewood, CO.
Throughout the year, but especially during the hot summer months, bugs and insects are active and out in Lakewood, CO. With bugs and insects come bug bites and stings, which can sometimes be very painful and irritating. Many families choose to rush to the nearest hospital urgent care center for insect sting and bug bite treatment, but this often entails hours of sitting in a waiting room before a doctor is available. At AFC Urgent Care Clinic in Lakewood CO, we provide immediate walk-in urgent care services for bug bites and insect stings of all types- no appointment necessary. Our urgent care clinic is open 7 days a week during flexible hours to suit busy schedules. So rather than rushing to a hospital for hours of waiting time, come into AFC Urgent Care Clinic Lakewood today for all your bug bite and insect sting treatment and advice.
Common symptoms of insect stings and bug bites can include redness, swelling, itchiness, and rashes. More severe symptoms include hives and difficulty breathing, which should be tended to immediately at a hospital emergency room. For all other non-life threatening symptoms, we can treat you at AFC Urgent Care Clinic Lakewood. All of our medical professionals have years of experience treating bug bites and insect stings and can provide useful advice on prevention as well. In addition to painful symptoms, it is also important to have bug bites looked at by a medical professional due to diseases. For example, mosquitoes are known to spread West Nile virus and ticks can transmit Lyme disease. Knowing what type of insect bit you is a useful piece of information when having a bug bite looked at by a doctor.
Regardless of the type of insect that you have been bitten by, AFC Urgent Care Lakewood is here to help! We welcome any questions you may have about bug bites, and look forward to helping you and your loved ones feel better soon.