Essentia Health Walk-in Care-Detroit Lakes/Hwy 10

1361 Wenner Rd
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

General: 218-846-9981

Clinic Hours

7 Days A Week: 9 am - 6:30 pm

Call for holiday hours

CTA

No Appointment Needed

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

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

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Facility Overview

Get walk-in care at the Essentia Health-Detroit Lakes/Hwy 10 Clinic—no appointment needed. We care for minor illnesses and injuries that are not life-threatening but may need or lab tests that require a blood draw. Care is provided by doctors, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants.

We also have providers who do walk-in DOT physicals for commercial drivers.

If you have a primary care doctor, call your clinic to see if a same-day appointment is available. If not, visit our Walk-in Care without an appointment.

Walk-in Care Services

Minor Acute (Short-term) Illnesses or Pain

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

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 tear or rugged cut in skin needing cleaning and/or stitches
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Stitch or staple removal
  • Tuberculosis testing (Mantoux, QFT)

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
  • Wart removal

Occupational Medicine

  • DOT Physicals

Fill Your Prescription on Site

Leave the clinic with common prescriptions in hand. Our InstyMeds machine works like a secure vending machine. First, input your prescription information and credit card. Then, watch it dispense your exact medication—saving you a trip to the pharmacy. 

Compliments & Complaints

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

Parking & Entrance

You’ll find free parking in our surface lot off Wenner Road.

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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