Find an Urgent Care Clinic Near You

Urgent care services are intended to complement the care provided by your child’s primary care doctor for patients up to the age of 18. Urgent care provides care for children with minor injuries or illnesses that are not considered life threatening, but require prompt attention. Children with serious or life-threatening injuries or illnesses should be taken directly to the emergency room, or call 911.

Common conditions treated:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma attack (minor)
  • Broken bone (not bent)
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Burn (minor)
  • Cold
  • Cough
  • Cut (minor)
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Earache and ear infection
  • Fever (children over 2 months old)
  • Headache 
  • Head injury (no loss of consciousness, minor impact)
  • Insect or minor dog bite
  • Nausea
  • Pink eye
  • Rash
  • Sore throat
  • Sprain or strain
  • Stitches (from minor cut)
  • Stomach pain (mild)
  • Urinary infection

If you have a health plan and want to determine whether Children’s Mercy is an in-network provider, a list of insurance plans is available

From the kid-friendly rooms to the kid-sized equipment to the kid-only pediatric specialists, Children’s Mercy urgent care centers are designed to meet the unique needs of your child.

  • Staffed exclusively by pediatric specialists
  • Image gently guidelines – 80 percent less radiation
  • Onsite lab testing
  • Pain control using Child Life comfort measures

Children's Mercy urgent care is staffed exclusively by pediatric specialists. Meet the team.