Minor Burn Treatment for Patients in West Hartford, CT

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For minor burn treatment in West Hartford, Connecticut, or the surrounding area, rely on the professionals at PhysicianOne Urgent Care. We have extensive experience treating first- and second-degree burns, and we’ll provide you with the first-rate care you deserve.

How to Know If You Need Professional Burn Care

Do you need to see a medical provider about your burn? The answer will depend on the symptoms you’re experiencing.

First- & Second-Degree Burns

If you’re experiencing pain, redness, swelling, and blistering, you likely have either a first-degree burn or a second-degree burn. Minor burns like these can usually be treated at home (it generally takes about one to two weeks for a minor burn to heal), but you should consult with a professional if:

  • Your burn is at least three inches wide
  • You’re experiencing severe pain or signs of an infection (for example, fever or discharge)
  • Your burn hasn’t shown any signs of improvement after 48 hours
  • Your burn is located on your face, hands, genitalia, buttocks, feet, or above a major joint

Third- & Fourth-Degree Burns

If your skin appears to be deep red, brown, white, black, charred, or leathery or you’re experiencing numbness, you likely have a third- or fourth-degree burn. Burns of this nature require emergency treatment, so you should call 911 or get to a nearby hospital as soon as possible.

Receive Prompt Minor Burn Treatment

PhysicianOne Urgent Care offers minor burn treatment on a walk-in basis, so stop into our West Hartford immediate care center today. We’re located at 21 North Main Street, and we’re open 365 days per year with extended hours and also offer a 24/7 telemedicine service for our patients’ convenience.

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