Essentia Health Urgent Care-Detroit Lakes

1027 Washington Ave
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

General: 218-844-2347

Hours

Monday - Friday: 8 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am - 5:30 pm

Call for holiday hours

CTA

No Appointment Needed

Walk in to our urgent care for minor illness and injury care without an appointment.

If you have severe or life-threatening symptoms, call 911 and seek emergency care.

Facility Overview

At our urgent care in the Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic, you don’t need an appointment. Get walk-in care for illnesses and injuries that are not life-threatening but may need X-rays and/or lab tests that require a blood draw. Care is provided by doctors, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants.

If you have a primary care doctor, call your clinic to see if a same-day appointment is available. If not, you can visit our urgent care without an appointment for minor illnesses and injuries.

Walk-in Care Services

Stop in our urgent care to see a provider who can help with:

Minor Acute (Short-term) Illnesses or Pain

  • Allergies
  • Asthma flare-ups
  • Bacterial vaginitis
  • Bladder infections and urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Bronchitis
  • Cold, cough, or flu
  • Constipation
  • Ear complaints or infection
  • Fever
  • Gastrointestinal illness
  • Headache or migraine
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Mononucleosis (mono)
  • Pink eye
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Sinus issues
  • Sore or strep throat
  • Tooth pain or infection
  • Wound care
  • Yeast infection

Minor Injuries

  • Cat scratches or bites
  • Dog bites
  • Eye injury
  • Musculoskeletal injuries

Immunizations (Vaccines)

  • Flu vaccine
  • Tetanus vaccine

Minor Tests & Procedures

  • Ear wax removal
  • Foreign object removal
  • Incision and drainage of cysts or abscesses
  • Minor lacerations requiring cleaning and/or sutures
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Suture or staple removal
  • Tuberculosis testing (Mantoux)

Skin Conditions

  • Athlete’s foot
  • Cold sores
  • Fingernail or toenail infection
  • Head lice
  • Impetigo
  • Insect bites
  • Minor burns, including sunburns
  • Poison Ivy rash
  • Scabies
  • Skin infections
  • Swimmer’s itch

Compliments & Complaints

If you’d like to share a compliment, concern, or suggestion, please contact our clinic leader Angela Olson. You can also fill out our online compliments and complaints form.

Parking & Entrance

You’ll find plenty of free parking at our clinic, which is in the same building as the Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Detroit Lakes hospital. After you park, use the east door under the large awning to reach our clinic. You’ll see signs that will direct you.

Pharmacy

The Essentia Health-Detroit Lakes Pharmacy is right on site. Pick up your prescriptions from pharmacists who get to know you, your doctors, and your medication history.

Patient Information

Explore our patients and visitors section to find information about billing, financial assistance, medical records, patient rights and responsibilities, and more.

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