Boy is Urgent Care of CT’s 100,000th Patient

When 11-month-old Rylan Spence of Southbury tugged at his ear Saturday, January 5th, his mom Sharon Spence suspected a painful ear infection and brought him to Urgent Care of Connecticut. What Sharon and Rylan’s dad Tren Spence did not realize was little Rylan was Urgent Care of Connecticut’s 100,000th patient. That earned him a check for $500.00 towards his college fund for the company’s significant milestone. CEO and founding partner Dr. Robert Rohatsch (r) recently presented the check to Rylan and his parents. “Rylan represents a significant accomplishment. He represents 100,000 patients that did not need to experience the long wait of an emergency room or a several-day wait to see a primary care provider,” said Dr. Rohatsch. Next to Dr. Rohatsch is Rylan being held by mom, Sharon. Rylan’s big brother Sawyer, age 3, is in dad Tren’s arms. At left is Melissa DaSilva-Ramadan, Urgent Care of Connecticut – Southbury site coordinator. The Southbury location opened its doors in July, 2008, followed by Brookfield in April, 2010, Norwalk in May 2011, Ridgefield in September, 2011 and Glastonbury in August, 2012. For more information go to

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