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Urgent Care Ballantyne NC – Mecklenburg County – Charlotte NC

AFC Urgent Care Ballantyne is near you, conveniently located just off of Ardrey Kell Road in Mecklenburg County.  It is also super convenient to students, families and employees of nearby Elon Park Elementary school, literally across the street and just a 6-minute walk. Our Urgent Care provides walk-in convenience, 7 days a week with no appointment required.

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Why choose AFC Urgent Care in Ballantyne?

Fast and Convenient

We do not put our patients through long waits, which you may have experienced in an emergency room or at your primary care physician’s office. We have streamlined our process to make your visit quick and efficient, 7 days a week. If you feel under the weather, simply walk in and we will do our best to take care of you in a timely manner.  We serve 

Cost-Effective

There are too many stories about people paying huge amounts of money for emergency room visits that could have been taken care of for a fraction of the cost. To give you an idea of the cost difference, basic urgent care visits average at roughly $100, while the average cost of an emergency room visit comes to about $1,300. Many injuries and illnesses can be treated at our walk-in clinics such as sprains, the common cold and flu, fevers, coughing, and other similar conditions. If you are facing something more serious such as a loss of consciousness, a heart attack, or uncontrollable bleeding, an emergency room is the right choice.

Quality Care

Our staff is made up of certified medical professionals and we always have an experienced doctor on-site. Our team is prepared to treat your injury or illness with high-quality care. It is our goal to make sure our patients leave with the care and resources necessary to fully recover. If we find that your condition will require further treatment or care, we will refer you accordingly.

If you need our walk-in clinic services, contact us today!

Urgent Care 28277 zip code

We are conveniently located in the 28277 zip code, serving the communities of Ballantyne, Ballantyne West, Provincetowne, Providence Crossing, Piper Glen Estates, and Raintree.

In recent years, people from across the country have flocked to Charlotte, North Carolina, making it the third fastest-growing U.S. City. Many of these new residents have settled in Ballantyne, a suburb in South Charlotte. Ballantyne is a quickly growing area, with beautiful housing developments, fine dining, and upscale shopping complexes. Established in 1995, this once small neighborhood has rapidly evolved over the past couple of decades into a bustling suburb. If you are a person that enjoys high-end amenities, Ballantyne might be the place for you to settle down.

Ballantyne won’t be getting smaller anytime soon either. There are recent development plans called Ballantyne ReImagined, which includes a plan to create more businesses, restaurants, parks, attractions, and housing over the next ten years. As the population grows, there is an increased need for cost-effective professional quality healthcare options. Having more options gives patients an alternative to expensive emergency rooms. Local hospital systems will often lock you into their network of medical specialists without giving you a choice. AFC Urgent Care Ballantyne is conveniently located at 16704 Hawfield Way Drive and provides unbiased healthcare, unaffiliated with a hospital system.

Thriving areas like Ballantyne, need healthy residents to fill them. Whether you live in Ballantyne or are visiting, you will want to stay healthy so that you can enjoy all that the area has to offer. If you are shopping or visiting a new attraction, the last thing you need is to be bothered by an unexpected illness. AFC Urgent Care in Ballantyne is prepared to help you with a wide variety of injuries or illnesses, should they occur.

To help prevent illness and injury, here are a few basic healthy habits to keep in mind:

  • Stay hydrated
  • Eat nutritious meals
  • Get enough exercise
  • Get enough sleep
  • Spend time outside
  • Improve your balance and posture

Even if you follow these steps perfectly, we all still get sick or hurt sometimes. AFC Urgent Care of Ballantyne is across the street from Elon Park, so if you do happen to sprain your ankle while playing soccer or softball, our walk-in clinic is open 7 days a week and no appointment is necessary. Visit us, and we will get you back to being healthy as soon as possible.

Sources:

  1. https://worldpopulationreview.com/us-cities/charlotte-nc-population
  2. https://www.bizjournals.com/charlotte/news/2021/03/25/housing-trends-charlotte-s-new-resident
  3. https://www.charlottesgotalot.com/neighborhoods/ballantyne
  4. https://www.webmd.com/fitness-exercise/ss/twelve-habits-super-healthy-people
  5. https://health.clevelandclinic.org/11-simple-health-habits-worth-adopting-into-your-life/
  6. https://www.solvhealth.com/faq/urgent-care-center-vs-emergency-room

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What Our Clients Say

  • Friendly and caring staff. Very fast. Clean atmosphere.

    Ashley H.
    9/30/2021

    The were very polite and explain everything thoroughly. Staff was awesome.

    D R.
    10/04/2021

    The staff were all so kind and welcoming ! Was able to diagnose me and send meds to the pharmacy on a Saturday! Thank God for this place!

    Latasia G.
    9/30/2021
  • As always, we were checked it promptly. Were seen after a short wait. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

    Delia R.
    9/30/2021

    Carol was the best MA I ever love this place!!! Nice clean and friendly !!

    Carol A.
    9/30/2021

    I was able to book my appointment online and had only a couple minutes wait time! Staff was extremely cordial. Doctor outstanding. Took great care and time with... read more

    Carole S.
    10/02/2021
  • Absolutely amazing staff. Very friendly and very informative. I would definitely get back there again.

    donnie j.
    9/30/2021

    Made an appointment quickly online. Staff was super friendly. In and out.

    Lauren G.
    9/30/2021

    Called the receptionist because I went to three other urgent cares and they where closed or taking appointments only. The receptionist was super nice and said they took walk ins.... read more

    Jay L.
    9/30/2021
  • Love everyone that works there. Everybody was so nice. Such a convenient location too.

    Nick C.
    9/23/2021

    I was seen the same day I called. Staff were friendly and infection control procedures were excellent (Covid 19). The physician correctly and quickly diagnosed the cause of my earache... read more

    Linda L.
    10/06/2021

    Wonderful service! Everyone was so nice and helpful!

    Steelie K.
    9/30/2021

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