Catawba Valley Urgent Care – Piedmont
2972 North Center Street | Hickory, NC 28601
Phone: (828) 431-4955
Fax: (828) 431-4959
Hours of Operation
Monday – Saturday: 8am – 8pm
Sunday: 9am – 5pm
Online appointments available, walk-ins still welcome – Now accepting
all forms of insurance, including Medicaid and Medicare.
Dr. James Goforth, Dr. Charles McKaraher and Physician Assistant Michael
Brashear come to you with a combined 50+ years of experience. The top
priority of our providers and staff is to give each patient the highest
quality of urgent care available. We provide extended office hours and
we are open 7 days a week. You will have less wait times than an emergency
room visit. No appointment is necessary. However, we are pleased to announce
you can now make appointments online*!
*Please note that online appointments are for non-emergency illnesses or injuries.
If your condition is an emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.
Special Services Provided in Our Office:
- Colds & Sore Throats
- Bone Fractures
- Sports Injuries
- Sports Physicals
- Workman’s Compensation
- Urinary Tract Infection
- Upper Respiratory Infection
- Eye Infection or Minor Injuries
- Skin Infection
- Gastrointestinal Illness
- Onsite X-ray & Laboratory Services
Catawba Valley Urgent Care – Piedmont utilizes an Advanced Care Team
model. Our Advanced Care Team members include:
- Social Worker
- Case Manager/Care Coordination
Urgent Care Registration Packet
Reserve Your Place in Line in 3 Easy Steps
- Choose the Reserve Your Place in Line button below to select a convenient
appointment time for today or tomorrow. If you do not see a time that
is convenient for you, please call us at (828) 431-4955.
- Complete the secure questionnaire on the following page. If you have an
account already with Catawba Valley Medical Group Patient Portal, please
login on this screen, with your patient portal username and password.
Bring your photo ID and primary/secondary insurance cards to your appointment
to ensure your claim is processed properly.
- If you are reserving your appointment without using your portal login,
you must enter a valid phone number in order to verify your appointment
via text message or automated call back. Your appointment is not verified
until you receive a text or automated call containing a verification code
and have entered that code on your online form. Be sure to keep your appointment
form open in your browser until you have entered this code. If you do
not immediately receive a text or automated call or have any questions,
call (828) 431-4955.
Ready to get started? Click the button below to reserve your place in line.
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