Urgent Care Specialist

New MD & Urgent Care

Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care located in American Canyon, CA & El Cerrito, CA

When you’re feeling under the weather but don’t want the hassle of waiting in long lines at the local emergency room, you can rely on the experienced urgent care services of Ian Ahwah, MD, and Malcolm Johnson, MD, available at New MD & Urgent Care with offices in El Cerrito and American Canyon. We conveniently serve patients in Berkeley, Richmond, San Pablo, Pinole, Hercules, Albany, Vallejo, and Napa, California. The facilities offer the convenience of on-site digital X-rays, laboratory testing, and pharmacy services to ensure you get the treatment you need to start your recovery. Learn more about available urgent-care services by calling the office nearest you or booking an appointment online.

Urgent Care Q & A

What urgent care services are available?

New MD & Urgent Care offers comprehensive medical care for all nonemergency situations. You can receive both diagnostic and treatment services for a wide range of conditions, including colds and flu, muscle sprains, high blood pressure, infections, and strep throat.

Dr. Johnson and Dr. Ahwah also offer numerous preventive care services, including:

  • Wound care
  • Annual flu shots
  • Sports injury services
  • Workers’ compensation care

School, sports, and DOT physicals are also available to satisfy elementary, high school, college, sports, and employment requirements.

When do I need urgent-care services?

The physicians and staff at New MD & Urgent Care offer comprehensive medical services for a variety of non-life-threatening conditions.

Unlike the traditional hospital emergency room, you won’t have to wait hours to be seen by a board-certified physician. The New MD team strives to get you in front of a doctor within 20 minutes of your arrival. In most cases, people can return home within an hour of their appointment.

In the event you experience symptoms like severe chest pains, limb loss, or other serious injuries or wounds, you should call 911 immediately or go to the nearest emergency room for prompt medical care.

Do I need an appointment?

The New MD & Urgent Care team makes it easy to schedule an appointment. In many cases, same-day or next-day appointments are available to ensure you get the treatment you need.

The offices are open seven days a week, including holidays. You can conveniently book an appointment online or call the office nearest you for the soonest available appointment.

Do I have to go to a hospital for X-rays?

No. At New MD & Urgent Care, on-site digital X-rays are available for your convenience. The facilities also feature a laboratory, so you can expect fast test results. This ensures Dr. Johnson and Dr. Ahwah can provide you with an accurate diagnosis during your visit.

For prescription medications, including antibiotics, New MD & Urgent Care has on-site pharmacies at both its offices.

To book an appointment for urgent-care services, use the convenient online booking feature or call the New MD & Urgent Care office closest to you.