Treatment for Sore Throat

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Walk-In Treatment for Your Sore Throat in Houston, TX 

If a nagging sore throat has left you seeking treatment, you can turn to the friendly professionals at Lifeline Urgent Care for relief. Our fully equipped immediate care clinic in Houston, Texas, is led by family medicine, internal medicine, and infectious disease doctors who treat adults and children over 6 months. Plus, we’re open every day during extended hours and don’t require appointments! 

What if I Have a Sore Throat and No Fever? 

Not every scratchy throat necessitates professional medical care, but some do. It’s always a good idea to seek professional medical treatment for a sore throat if occurs alongside a fever. However, even if you don’t have a fever, you should speak with a doctor if your sore throat is accompanied by:  

  • Trouble swallowing, opening your mouth, or breathing 

  • Ear pain 

  • Achy joints 

  • Bloody mucus or saliva 

  • Swelling around your neck or face 

  • Symptoms that persist for more than one week 

  • Rash  

What About COVID-19?  

A sore throat is a possible symptom of COVID-19. Other symptoms of COVID-19 include: 

  • Shortness of breath 

  • Dry cough 

  • Fever 

  • Body aches or chills 

  • Loss of taste or smell  

  • Fatigue 

  • Headache 

  • Nasal congestion 

  • Nausea or vomiting 

  • Diarrhea 

If you believe you may have COVID-19, we encourage you to take advantage of our convenient telemedicine services that allow patients to consult with our doctors from the comfort and safety of your home. Rapid PCR testing is also available at our urgent care center. 

We’re Ready to Help 

Visit Lifeline Urgent Care in-person or online today for prompt and professional sore throat treatment. Our team is proud to serve the Houston community and offers affordable self-pay rates. 

BRIAR FOREST LOCATION

13410 Briar Forest Ste. #190

Houston, TX 77077

 

Tel: 281-771-1144

 OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

MON-FRI: 9:00AM - 7:00PM

SAT-SUN: 10:00AM - 6:00PM

NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED