Strep Throat Test
Receive a Strep Throat Test & Treatment at Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston, TX
Strep throat is among the most common illnesses that kids and teenagers face. It’s also possible for adults to contract this infection, which is caused by highly contagious streptococcal bacteria. If you live in the Houston, Texas, area and believe you may have strep throat, walk-in treatment from experienced and board-certified physicians is available at Lifeline Urgent Care. We also offer strep throat test services at our onsite clinical lab, allowing our pediatric and adult patients to receive a full spectrum of care under one roof.
When to seek treatment
It’s important to promptly consult with a medical professional if you are experiencing the symptoms of strep throat. The most common symptom is a very sore throat, which may be accompanied by:
Swollen neck lymph nodes
Without treatment, strep throat may progress to infect the sinuses, tonsils, middle ear, and even blood.
At Lifeline Urgent Care, our patients benefit from little to no wait times and an expertly trained staff of friendly professionals. If one of our physicians suspects you have strep throat, we can quickly perform a strep throat test and provide necessary treatment. Most cases of this infection can be cured with a round of antibiotics and plenty of rest. We may also recommend additional medications to help relieve other symptoms you may be experiencing.
Stop by today
When symptoms strike, turn to Lifeline Urgent Care for convenient and affordable strep throat treatment for kids and adults. Our modern centers in Houston are open late every day, do not require appointments, and accept most major health insurance plans. If you are a self-pay patient, be sure to ask us about our unique membership program.
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