How to Avoid a Sunburn This Summer

Summertime is often synonymous with outdoor adventures. From days spent in the ocean waves at the beach to afternoons by the pool with friends, summer is filled with a lot of fun but also a lot of sun. In fact, sun exposure increases when the weather gets warmer as does your risk of sunburn if … Continued

Five Steps to Stop a Nosebleed

Nosebleeds seem to hit us when we least expect them. We quickly find ourselves fishing for some tissue or any other cloth of relief to help us stop the gush of blood that we feel running down our faces. From accidental hits to the face to an extremely dry nose, nosebleeds are experienced by nearly … Continued

As an Adult, When Should I Worry About Bruises?

Although generally not thought of as alarming or urgent, bruising may require urgent care treatment. As an adult, it is important to know when a bruise is nothing more than a mild and slightly painful inconvenience and when it could be telling of something more, like a serious, undiagnosed medical condition. Whether you’re living with … Continued

Is Urgent Care Open on Saturdays?

At Coastal Urgent Care of Thibodaux, our main goal is to get you taken care of quickly so that you can feel better sooner. We are open every day of the year, including weekends and holidays. Don’t delay treatment if you need urgent care; simply walk in today for the care you need. Is urgent … Continued

Where Can I Get an EKG Done?

At Coastal Urgent Care of Thibodaux, we take heart health seriously. We offer EKGs 7 days a week to check the health of your heart when you need it most. These noninvasive tests are an effective way to check your heart quickly and painlessly, especially when you are experiencing symptoms such as chest pain, rapid … Continued

Does Urgent Care Take Insurance?

Coastal Urgent Care of Thibodaux accepts most major insurance plans. When you need same-day medical treatment, wondering how to pay for it shouldn’t stop you from getting the care you need now. Don’t delay treatment if you are unsure whether you’re covered. The most important thing to us is that you get treated promptly so … Continued