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When it’s not quite emergency room bad.
Choose Ballad Health Urgent Care for quick, expert treatment of your family’s minor injuries or everyday illnesses – without a costly trip to the emergency room.
With urgent care, you don’t need an appointment to see a Ballad Health doctor. Just walk in for medical attention – days and evenings – if your primary care physician or provider isn’t available, or if you don’t have a family provider.
- No appointment necessary
- Open extended hours and weekends
COVID-19 drive-thru testing
If you are concerned you may be ill, schedule a COVID-19 test online at one of our drive-thru test sites. Ballad Health offers testing for patients of all ages.
Enter your location and select "COVID Testing – No Symptoms" as your reason for visit. You can also call (833) 822-5523 to schedule your test.
Appointments are required. Referrals aren't needed.
Learn more about COVID-19 testing.
There’s a Ballad Health Urgent Care near you
…even in the comfort of your home…
Learn about the Virtual Urgent Care Clinic »
Conditions we treat
Take advantage of Ballad Health Urgent Care when you or a loved one needs medical care for non-emergency illnesses and injuries such as:
- Cold and flu, including fever, sore throat and cough
- Ear and eye infections
- Insect or animal bites
- Minor burns, cuts and rashes
- Sinus infections and strep throat
- Sprains, strains and minor fractures
- Urinary tract infections
Services & treatments
Ballad Health Urgent Care clinics specialize in treating minor injuries and illnesses. You’ll have access to flu shots as well as complete physicals for sports, school and camp to help you and your family stay healthy.
Onsite X-ray and lab tests
Many locations offer convenient onsite X-ray and lab services.
If you experience an injury at work, you might need urgent care or occupational health services from Ballad Health. Contact your human resources representative, safety manager or plant nurse for guidance. Learn more about Ballad Health’s occupational medicine services.
If you need more medical help after an urgent care visit, partner with Ballad Health to access a wide range of treatments and services. You’ll benefit from coordinated follow-up care among our urgent care staff, primary care doctors, other providers and specialists.
Walk in. Walk out. Feel better.
Telehealth urgent care
Connect directly to a healthcare provider online with Ballad Health’s Virtual Urgent Care Clinic, a cloud-based, telehealth platform you can access from home.
Need urgent care today?
Choose Ballad Health Urgent Care for quick, expert treatment of minor injuries or everyday illnesses. With clinics across the Appalachian Highlands region, there’s one near you.
Urgent care or emergency room?
Urgent care for minor injuries and illnesses
Find an urgent care location near you if you have an minor injury or illness. Ballad Health has clinics throughout the Tri-Cities and surrounding Northeast TN and Southwest VA region. Schedule your next urgent care visit today.
ER for medical emergencies
Call 911 right away if you think you or someone else might be experiencing a medical emergency.
Need help deciding?
Call 833-8-BALLAD for help if you just aren’t sure where best to go for care.
Urgent Care Locations
Abingdon, VA 24211
Banner Elk, NC 28604
Bristol, TN 37620
Bristol, TN 37620
Kingsport, TN 37663
Elizabethton, TN 37643
Greeneville, TN 37743
Johnson City, TN 37604
Kingsport, TN 37660
Lebanon, VA 24266
Norton, VA 24273
Piney Flats, TN 37686