Find out who we are, where we come from, and how we’re committed to building healthy communities.  Remarkable care you can count on, when and where you need it™.



Between family, work and an ever-growing to-do list, you have enough on your plate.  When immediate illnesses and injuries arise, it’s not always possible or convenient to make a doctor’s appointment.  And, often it’s not serious enough for the ER.  That’s why we’re here.  Our goal is to “cure worry” and bring peace of mind to the communities we serve. So the next time a health concern has you wondering “Is it serious?” or “Should I have a doctor look at this?” – stop by.


About Us

Physicians Urgent Care, also known as Physicians Immediate Care, is a Midwest leader in urgent care and occupational health services with over 35 locations in three states.  No appointments are required and most clinics are open seven days a week, up to 12 hours a day, to treat non-life threatening illnesses and injuries. Our clinics are staffed by a doctor, or physician assistant under the supervision of a doctor, who provides quality, caring service, and effectively diagnoses and treats a variety of injuries and ailments.



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Physicians Urgent Care, also known as Physicians Immediate Care, was founded in early 1987 under the leadership of John J. Koehler, M.D., in Rockford, Ill. Today the company  is led by Stan Blaylock, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Dr. Koehler, Founder and Medical Director for Occupational Medicine.  For more than 25 years, we’ve been dedicated to bringing affordable and convenient health care to the communities that we serve.