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Heywood Urgent Care Center

Monday - Friday: 8 am - 7:30 pm / Saturday & Sunday: 9 am - 4:30 pm

Closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
We are open 9 am - 4:30 pm on the following holidays: President's Day, Patriot's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day and Veteran's Day.

Heywood Urgent Care is located at 266 Main Street, Gardner, MA. For more information, please contact (978) 669-5959.

Heywood Healthcare is committed to providing high-quality, convenient and affordable medical treatment to the North Central and North Quabbin communities. The new center offers walk-in treatment for everyday illness and injury, including cuts, sprains, fever, sore throats, ear aches and cold symptoms, with no appointment required. 

Heywood Urgent Care, a service of Heywood Medical Group, offers an experienced staff of physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants seven days-a-week to provide quality care and convenience.

What Care is Right for Me?

Primary Care Urgent/Walk-In Care Emergency Care
Acute illness (sinus infections, rash, upper respiratory infections, pink eye) Acute illness (sinus infections, rash, pink eye) Abdominal pain (sudden or severe)
Annual physicals Allergic reactions (Mild,
non-life threatening)
Blood clot concerns
Checkups – well child Broken bones or minor fracture Choking
Chronic pain Insect bites, minor animal or human bites 
(no concern for rabies)
Dehydration
Depression/anxiety (Ongoing,
non-life threatening psychological concerns  and medications)
Mild asthma or COPD exacerbations Diabetic emergencies
Follow-up care after Emergency Room visit Mild-moderate back pain or injury Fever – elderly or young children (under 6 months)
Follow-up care Urgent Care visit Minor burns Head pain (sudden or severe)
Medicare wellness exams Minor gastrointestinal problems (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea) Heart attack symptoms (severe chest/jaw/mid back pain, sweating, shortness of breath)
Medication refills Minor head injuries with no loss of consciousness Loss of consciousness (with/without head injury)
Pap smears Minor lacerations, contusions, abrasions Open fractures
Persistent cold symptoms Skin infections and rashes Severe lacerations (cuts)
Persistent orthopedic injury or pain Sprains/Strains Severe pain
Preventative care Upper respiratory problems (sore throat, earache, sinus symptoms, fever) Severe shortness of breath asthma/COPD exacerbations
Return to work/school clearance after initial injury/illness evaluation Urinary tract infections Sudden vision changes or severe eye pain
Routine immunizations   Suicidal or homicidal thoughts or plans
Wart removals   Stroke symptoms (sudden dizziness, weakness, numbness, loss of coordination, word slurring, balance, or vision problems)
    Trauma (Motor vehicle/pedestrian or vehicle/bicycle injuries or accidents, falls of morethan 10 feet, multisystem injuries)

Go directly to the Emergency Room or call 9-1-1 for serious illness, chest pain or pressure, difficulty breathing, suspected stroke, severely broken or severed limbs, unconsciousness, convulsions or seizures, severe bleeding, poisoning, burns or any life threatening emergency.