Your Northwest Austin Clinics and Emergency Rooms


Each year, our staff tries to pull together a non-comprehensive list of retail clinics, urgent cares and free standing emergency rooms for our Health Care Directory. This list is divided by type with a brief explanation of each.

Retail Clinics

For patients who have: minor illnesses, including sore throat, upper respiratory, symptoms, nasal congestion and flu-like symptoms
Staffing: nurse practitioners or physician assistants with medical director available by phone for consultation
Equipment: no X-ray machines, but can provide immunizations, physicals
*Cost: $25-$50 average copay

MinuteClinic inside CVS Pharmacy
A 11300 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin
B 11725 N. RM 620, Austin

RediClinic inside H-E-B
A 11521 N. RM 620, Austin
B 500 Canyon Ridge Drive, Austin
C 14028 N. US 183, Bldg. A, Austin

Urgent Care Centers

For patients who have: basic broken bones and fractures, minor cuts and illnesses that can be treated by retail clinics
Staffing: nurse practitioners or physician assistants with medical director available by phone for consultation
Equipment: X-ray machines; can set breaks and fractures
*Cost: $25-$50 average copay

Austin Diagnostic Clinic Easy Care
2400 Cedar Bend Drive, Austin

Austin Regional Clinic Far West
6835 Austin Center Blvd., Austin

Baylor Scott & White Clinic
2608 Brockton Drive, Austin

CareNow Urgent Care
12415 N. I-35, Austin

A 9333 Research Blvd., Ste. 400, Austin
B 13831 N. US 183, Austin
C 2000 W. Anderson Lane, Austin

MedSpring Urgent Care
11521 N. RM 620, Ste. 100, Austin

Texas MedClinic
12319-B N. MoPac, Austin

Texas Orthopedics Urgent Injury Clinic
47000 Seton Center Parkway, Ste. 200, Austin

Free-standing emergency rooms

For patients who have: abdominal pain, chest pain, shortness of breath, stroke symptoms, headaches, diabetic emergencies, infections, neck injuries, open fractures that could require surgery
Staffing: physicians required to be on-site 24/7
Equipment: X-ray machines, ultrasound, CT scanners, laboratory services
*Cost: $100-$500 average copay, plus facility fees and operating fees

Austin Emergency Center
A 13435 N. US 183, Ste. 311, Austin
B 3563 Far West Blvd., Ste. 110

First Choice Emergency Room
10407 Jollyville Road, Austin

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Iain Oldman
Iain Oldman joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after spending two years in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered Pittsburgh City Council. His byline has appeared in PublicSource, WESA-FM and Scranton-Times Tribune. Iain worked as the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's flagship Round Rock/Pflugerville/Hutto edition and is now working as the reporter for Northwest Austin.
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