Adventist Healthcare Closes Takoma Park Urgent Care Center
Adventist Healthcare has permanently closed its urgent care facility at 7600 Carroll Avenue in Takoma Park as of Aug. 19.
The nonprofit health services organization based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, announced that a new primary care office will open nearby in September at 7610 Carroll Avenue, Suite 410, in Takoma Park.
Adventist Healthcare said that Takoma Park residents in need of urgent care should visit the Patriot Urgent Care Center at 14421 Baltimore Avenue in Laurel, or for emergency care, should visit the White Oak Medical Center at 11890 Healing Way in Silver Spring.
There are also a host of other urgent care centers around Takoma Park not affiliated with Adventist Healthcare that residents can visit. Those include:
- Patient First Primary and Urgent Care – Silver Spring at
8206 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring
- CVS MinuteClinic at 7939 New Hampshire Ave. in Hyattsville
- AllCare Family Medicine & Urgent Care at 8455 Colesville Rd.
Suite 101-A in Silver Spring
- Family’s Health Care at 8011 New Hampshire Ave. in Adelphi
- SDM 1-Stop Primary Urgent Care at 6401 New Hampshire
Ave. #100 in Adelphi
Adventist Healthcare’s new primary care facility opening in September will provide “comprehensive primary care and family medicine services for adults and children in the Montgomery County and Prince George’s County areas across the Washington, DC region,” according to its website.
That care includes same-day sick visits; women’s and men’s health and wellness exams; health physicals, health maintenance, and preventive care geriatric (senior) wellness exams; vaccinations and immunizations, including flu shots; and management for chronic conditions like asthma and allergies, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and heart disease. For more information on Adventist Healthcare, visit adventisthealthcare.com.
This article was featured in the September 2022 Newsletter. Visit the Takoma Park Newsletter webpage to see the full list of past newsletters.