UTI or STD? How to Tell the Difference

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Frequent, urgent trips to the washroom along with pelvic pain and a burning sensation during urination could mean a urinary tract infection (UTI). However, it could also be a sexually transmitted disease (STD) like chlamydia or gonorrhea. Because UTIs share symptoms with some STDs, many people incorrectly assume they have a UTI when they really […]

Foot Pain Causes and Treatment

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There are many conditions that can cause pain in the feet, and the symptoms can have a major impact on everyday life. Effective treatment requires the right diagnosis and advice from an experienced healthcare provider. If you are experiencing foot pain, it’s a good idea to visit a clinic as soon as possible. This will […]

Cyst and Abscess Treatment and Removal

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Cysts and abscesses are fluid-filled lumps that can form anywhere on the body. To the untrained eye, they can be hard to tell apart. Both cysts and abscesses can be uncomfortable, and may require medical treatment. What is a cyst? Cysts are sacs or cavities filled with fluid or pus. They can appear on your […]

Now Hiring Radiologic Technologist (RTs)

Learn More Would you like to work for a growing urgent care and occupational health practice committed to the highest quality in patient care, business growth and success? When you work for PIC, you’ll not only find yourself engaged in meaningful work helping people; you’ll also be well-positioned to succeed, grow your career—and follow the path […]

How much does urgent care cost?

Reserve Your Time The cost of a visit to the emergency room or an urgent care center can vary based on where you are geographically, whether you are in-network or out of network, and which location you visit. For non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries, urgent care centers can typically offer substantial cost savings over a visit […]

Direct Access to Physical Therapy is Here – No Prescription Required

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Illinois is now the 27th state to allow direct access to physical therapy, thanks to a legislative change that came into effect on August 16, 2018. Patients can now skip the doctor and head straight to an Illinois-licensed physical therapist for evaluation and treatment, without the need for a prescription or referral. Physicians Immediate Care […]

Treating Back Pain

Treating Back Pain Back pain is a common ailment that can arise from a number of different causes, including accidents, muscle strains, spine structure problems, sports injuries, and poor posture. Most causes of back pain are not major concerns, but certain symptoms may indicate a serious problem. See one of our expert physicians at Physicians […]

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