Compassionate Minor Burn Treatment Available in Norwich, CT

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Minor burns are typically small, but the pain they cause can be intense. If you’re experiencing uncomfortable symptoms from a minor burn and want to speak with a medical professional, PhysicianOne Urgent Care in Norwich, Connecticut, is here for you. Not only are we open 365 days per year at flexible hours, but no appointments are necessary—you can simply walk in and get the exceptional medical care you’ve been looking for. We even offer Virtual Visits, so you can speak with one of our qualified team members from the comfort of your home.

Symptoms of Minor Burns & Treatment Options

PhysicianOne Urgent Care is equipped to treat first- and second-degree burns. These burns don’t reach deeper than the top two layers of the skin, and may cause:

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Redness
  • Blistering
  • Red or white splotches

Treating a minor burn usually involves:

  • Cleaning the wound
  • Applying special burn cream or ointments
  • Properly dressing the wound to prevent infection
  • Taking pain medication (may or may not be necessary)

When to Seek Emergency Medical Services

Call 911 or head to the nearest emergency room if you’ve experienced a third-degree burn. Symptoms of a severe burn include:

  • A wound that appears black, brown, or white
  • A wound that feels numb or painless due to nerve damage
  • A wound that has a leathery, dry texture

Treatment Made Easy

If you’re looking for convenient and effective treatment for a minor burn in Norwich, look no further than PhysicianOne Urgent Care. Feel free to walk in at a time that’s convenient for you, or book a Virtual Visit via our website. For more information, contact us today at 860-650-3848.

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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!
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