How do you know whether to go to the Emergency Room, Urgent Care, or doctor? Follow this quick guide:
If your issue is life-threatening, call 9-1-1 or go to an Emergency Room.
When it's time for an Urgent Care Center, here are some options to consider:
When illness or injuries occur after regular office hours and your family doctor isn't available, Lake After Hours provides professional treatment without appointments or lengthy waiting.
Lake After Hours also offers pediatric urgent care to families in the greater Baton Rouge area. Committed to providing quick, convenient, and comprehensive pediatric and adolescent urgent care in a child-friendly environment, Lake After Hours Kids is staffed by board-certified pediatricians and practitioners with extensive pediatric emergency training. Although children can still be seen at all nine Lake After Hours locations, Lake After Hours Kids will treat patients between the ages of 3 months and 15 years old.
LSU Health Baton Rouge Urgent Care Center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the North Baton Rouge Clinic at 5439 Airline Highway. No appointment is needed.