Strep Throat and Sore Throat Treatment at UHealth Jackson Urgent Care – Keystone Point

When you have a sore throat, treatment is often necessary to alleviate the discomfort. A scratchy throat can make it challenging to focus on your daily activities, but you don’t have to deal with the symptoms alone. The board-certified physicians at UHealth Jackson Urgent Care – Keystone Point are here seven days a week, and no appointments are required. 

At UHealth Jackson Urgent Care, we treat influenza, strep throat, sinus infections, allergies, and many other conditions that can cause sore throats. Adults and children are welcome at our urgent care clinic. When you come to us for immediate healthcare, we can perform on-site diagnostic testing to determine the cause of your symptoms, then recommend an individualized treatment plan to help you recover. Depending on your underlying diagnosis, our sore throat treatment recommendations may include:

  • Oral antibiotics, such as penicillin or amoxicillin 
  • Over-the-counter or prescription anti-inflammatory medications
  • Anti-viral drugs
  • Medicated cough drops or throat lozenges 
  • Saltwater solutions to clear the nasal passages or soothe the throat 

At UHealth Jackson Urgent Care – Keystone Point, most patients who come in seeking sore throat treatment spend less than 90 minutes at our urgent care center. This includes check in, diagnostic testing, and physician consultations. 

When you’re ready to start feeling better, you only have one stop to make. We’re proud to offer a full spectrum of services in a single location. And, like every urgent care center in the UHealth Jackson Urgent Care network, UHealth Jackson Urgent Care – Keystone Point is located in a central part of town with plenty of on-site parking. 

For prompt and compassionate sore throat treatment, turn to UHealth Jackson Urgent Care – Keystone Point. We accept most major insurance plans, as well as self-payments from patients who prefer to utilize our cost-efficient out-of-pocket payment options.