When your child is sick, you have options
If your child needs medical attention quickly, you have many options for care at Novant Health. Severe injuries or illnesses might require a visit to an emergency room, but minor issues can be treated in a clinic near you.
Pediatrics extended hours
Many Novant Health pediatricians offer evening, weekend and weekday walk-in care for sick-child visits. Call your pediatrician's office to find our whether a same-day or next-day visit is available for a minor injury or illness. Your provider or nurse can also help you determine whether you might need a higher level of care.
All-ages urgent care
Novant Health offers convenient urgent care locations across the greater Charlotte, Salisbury and Triad areas. When your child is experiencing an injury or illness that requires immediate attention, you can visit any urgent care location for expert care. Find the one closest to you. Please note that infants 6 months or younger may need to visit an emergency room or pediatric specialist.
Pediatric after hours care
Although children can be seen at any urgent care location, Novant Health also offers dedicated pediatric offices just for evening and weekend visits in Charlotte and Kernersville. Pediatric After Hours Care clinics are staffed by board-certified pediatricians ready to care for your child's minor illness or injury, without the added cost of an urgent care co-pay. This additional expertise ensures a child-friendly experience and special attention to pediatric needs. Choose a pediatric after hours care location below to learn more. Use the "Hold My Place" feature to save a spot in line and reduce your wait time.