Flu Symptoms

Where Can I Go for Flu Treatment in Derby, CT?

Flu Treatment Derby CTIf you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, it’s important to seek treatment within the first 48 hours. This is because antiviral medications that can be used to treat the flu are most effective when taken during this timeframe, ensuring the severity of your symptoms and the length of the virus will be lessened. In Derby, Connecticut, the facility to visit for top-notch flu treatment is PhysicianOne Urgent Care. We are open seven days per week and have extended hours in the evening, so you can visit us as soon as you start feeling under the weather.

How We Evaluate for the Flu

Our patients are always evaluated by experienced providers who practice individualized, compassionate care. When you come to us for flu treatment, we will:

  • Learn about the symptoms you are experiencing
  • Get a detailed overview of your medical history
  • Order a rapid flu test, if further evaluation is needed (this is not always a necessary step, as flu tests are not 100% accurate, but they can rule out other types of illnesses)
  • Offer a comprehensive treatment plan that may include antiviral drugs, over-the-counter medication, and other remedies

Additionally, while you’re receiving flu treatment at PhysicianOne Urgent Care, we can also give you a flu shot. Even if you already have the flu, a flu shot can help to lessen your symptoms and protect against you getting the flu again.

Check In Online

Are you feeling under the weather and worried you might have the flu? Don’t delay! Stop by PhysicianOne Urgent Care in Derby today to receive prompt flu treatment and start receiving the care you need. For your comfort, we offer an online check-in option where you can get in line right from your phone or computer and wait at home until it’s time to come in.

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What Our Patients Are Saying

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"The overall care I received was excellent! I also appreciate your affiliation with Yale New Haven Hospital."

Patient
Derby, CT

"Throughout the visit I felt like the staff really cared. The Doctor took his time talking with me about my symptoms, and I felt like he listened to all my concerns and took that into consideration when recommending the right treatment. Thank you!"

Patient
Hamden, CT

"I had to take my son in for an ear infection following a sudden change in temperament at daycare. He was inconsolable the entire car ride but when we got there and by the time we left this care facility he was back to his normal happy go lucky little two year old boy. I highly recommend PhysicianOne Urgent Care."

Patient
Westwood, MA

"I wanted to take a moment to thank you for the attention you gave me last week. My son was started on antibiotics and ear drops. Within 24 hours he began to feel better. The poor kid had been going to school in tears because he was afraid of missing any more days, but feeling (and looking) just awful! He's not been able to even think about lacrosse practice, but thanks to starting him on antibiotics, he was thrilled to return to practice today."

Patient
Somers, NY