Urgent care is a convenient medical care option when illness or injury strikes after regular office hours. Michael Bazel, MD, is a primary care physician and emergency medicine doctor who provides urgent care to patients of all ages when a medical situation arises suddenly. Dr. Bazel and his expert team have offices in Panorama City, Bell, and Valley Village, California, so you can get the treatment you need in an urgent situation. Use the online booking tool to schedule an appointment or call the office location that’s closest to you.
Urgent care medicine is intended to provide patients of all ages with immediate medical attention and outpatient care for acute and chronic illnesses and injuries. As a primary care and emergency medicine physician, Dr. Bazel specializes in providing medical care for numerous urgent health conditions when you need it.
Because of the extensive training and experience of Dr. Bazel and his team, they can treat numerous chronic and acute conditions, including:
If you’re not sure you can wait until the next day to treat an injury or illness, urgent medical care may be a good option. In many cases, Dr. Bazel and his team can treat your illness or injury and you won’t need follow-up care. However, if your condition is more serious, they’ll treat your immediate symptoms and schedule you for a follow-up exam if necessary, or refer you to a qualified specialist.
You can go to urgent care for minor injuries and illnesses that aren’t life-threatening, but if you experience symptoms that signal a true medical emergency, you should go directly to an emergency room. Such circumstances include:
As a primary care and emergency medicine physician, Dr. Bazel and his team can treat your immediate needs and provide follow-up care to many health conditions that require additional attention. Dr. Bazel is knowledgeable about sports medicine as well, in the event you are injured during an evening sports activity. Since you establish a doctor-patient relationship with your primary care physician, it’s good to know that the same doctor can provide the medical attention you need during an urgent matter.
When you need immediate care for a minor injury, or a worsening illness or health condition, Dr. Bazel invites you to visit the office location that’s closest to you. If your condition is not as serious, call or schedule an appointment using the online booking system.