- Published on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 22:36
- Written by Super User
By: Mitchell Houska
Summer is here and with it comes a whole new spectrum of dangers to worry about. Masonboro Urgent Care can help you with things like; fish hook removals, sting ray and jelly fish stings and burns and rashes. If you are out enjoying the weather and having fun with friends and family, the last thing you want to do is go to the doctor. However, accidents do happen and the staff at Masonboro Urgent Care can help get you back out there in no time.
Come to Masonboro Urgent Care for all your urgent care and general medical needs. Masonboro Urgent Care offers general medical care, primary medical care and minor emergency medical services to the residents of Wilmington, Pleasure Island and surrounding areas. They operate on a walk-in basis, so there is no need to make an appointment, and are accepting new patients all the time. From infants to adults and every age in between, the medical staff at Masonboro Urgent Care is here to help with all your medical needs.
Masonboro Urgent Care is owned and operated by Dr. Mitch Meyer. Dr. Meyer opened the business in March of 2010 to provide the local residents with a much needed service. Dr. Meyer is a board-certified family practitioner, with over 25 years of experience in family medicine and urgent care services. He is a certified Medical Review Officer and a lab director. As Medical Director, Dr. Meyer oversees the medical care of all his patients.
Dr. Meyer is joined at his practice by, Dr. James Worriax. Dr. Worriax is a graduate of Meharry Medical College, in Nashville, Tennessee. He completed his residency training in family medicine, at the New Hanover Regional Medical Center, where he was awarded the first-ever, family medicine "Resident of the Year" award. Gary Kraulik, OT, is a certified Orthopedic Technician, with over 20 years of experience in caring for patients’ orthopedic needs and Tricia Meyer, RN, is the office administrator, with combined burn-unit experience and other nursing experience.
At Masonboro Urgent Care, they offer a wide range of medical services and procedures to fit your medical needs. They offer general family medical services like vaccinations, screenings and preventative services; diagnostic testing services, such as, x-rays, EKG’s and vision screening; physical examinations for sports, school and employment; and occupational medical services, like drug screening, treatment of work-related injuries and workmans’ compensation claims. Masonboro Urgent Care accepts most major insurances and they are working to provide acceptance for all.
Whatever your medical needs may be, the friendly and helpful staff at Masonboro Urgent Care is there to help you get the care you need and deserve. Masonboro Urgent Care is located at 6132 Carolina Beach Road, Suite 8, in the Masonboro Landing Shopping Center. Hours of operation are as follows: 8:00am to 9:00pm Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm on Saturdays and 2:00pm to 6:00pm on Sundays. For more information or to schedule appointment, call Masonboro Urgent Care at (910) 794-4947 or visit their website at www.masonborourgentcare.com. You can also like them on Facebook.