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Urgent Care

urgent care for kidsComprehensive urgent care for kids

There are all kinds of germs out there, and almost as many ways to scrape a knee or sprain an ankle.

At KinderMender, we provide comprehensive urgent care for kids, including on-site, state-of-the-art digital x-ray and laboratory services. We also administer antibiotics, when needed, free of charge. We do not offer narcotic medications, and no controlled substances are kept on-premises.

Our services include diagnosis and treatment of:

Minor Injuries

  • Sprains and Strains
  • Minor broken bones
  • Simple cuts and lacerations
  • Splinters
  • Suture removal
  • Wounds and abrasions
  • Minor burns
  • Minor infections:

Colds and Flu

  • Earache /Ear infections
  • Sore throat/Strep infections
  • Cold sores / Mouth sores
  • Thrush
  • Pink Eye
  • Sinus infections
  • Vomiting and diarrhea
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Abscess treatment

Respiratory Problems

  • Cough
  • Congestion
  • Moderate asthma attacks
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchiolitis

Skin Problems

  • Rashes and itching
  • Eczema
  • Diaper rashes
  • Poison Ivy
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Sunburn
  • Athlete’s Foot

We also accept most local and national insurance plans:

  • Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • Johns Hopkins EHP
  • NCAS
  • US Family Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Partners
  • AmeriGroup
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • And more

Parents should consult with their insurance provider to inquire about any deductibles, co-payments, or other service coverage restrictions.

At KinderMender, we believe that urgent care for kids should be just that – urgent. We make your child’s well-being our top priority, and make excruciating waits and indifferent encounters a thing of the past.

Contact us today to discover how KinderMender can make a difference for you.

Here's What Parents Say

  • “Everything about the visit was outstanding. We are so very happy we found this place. The staff is efficient, professional, and friendly. The facility is bright, clean, and child friendly. This will be our go to medical office…”

  • “Everyone we worked with, from the time we first called with questions through when we left after our appointment, was extremely friendly, efficient, and just overall wonderful and easy to work with. The place was clean, pretty, warm, and inviting!”

  • “Everyone is always patient and kind; it is so important to me that my kids are treated well especially at a doctor’s office because it directly influences their level of comfort and anxiety for the rest of their lives.”

  • “Fast, friendly and efficient service received. The Doctor was very friendly and informative. My child felt comfortable and was at ease by the kind nature of everyone. From the time we walked in we were greeted with a warm, friendly smile and immediate attention.”

  • “Always very welcoming and KinderMender makes it as comfortable as possible for the children. My son is no longer scared of going to the doctor because of his wonderful experiences here. It is so nice to have somewhere to take him that is not ‘scary.’ Thank you!”

  • “Everyone is always very friendly, helpful and sensitive to my child’s needs. They had us in and out in less than 20 minutes which is so important when dealing with a grouchy, sick child.”

Recent
Diagnoses

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  • Otitis Media - Ear Infection
  • Cellulitis - Skin Infection
  • Pharyngitis - Sore Throat
  • Eczema
  • Asthma Exacerbation
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Strep Pharyngitis - Strep Throat
  • Viral Infection
  • Otitis Media - Ear Infection
  • Pharyngitis - Sore Throat
  • Asthma Exacerbation
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Cellulitis - Skin Infection
  • Conjunctivitis - Pink Eye
  • Gastroenteritis - Vomiting / Diarrhea
  • Viral Infection
  • Strep Pharyngitis - Strep Throat
  • Otitis Media - Ear Infection
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asthma Exacerbation
  • Pharyngitis - Sore Throat
  • Gastroenteritis - Vomiting / Diarrhea
  • Conjunctivitis - Pink Eye
  • Viral Infection
  • Fever