MercyOne opens pediatric urgent care clinic in Des Moines
MercyOne Des Moines Pediatrics Urgent Care Clinic recently opened near the MercyOne Medical Center campus in Des Moines. The clinic, which is dedicated solely to treating children, specializes in providing after-hours treatment for common conditions such as earaches, fever, pinkeye and minor head injuries. The clinic is staffed by a medical director/pediatrician, Dr. Nivedita Krishnan, and Allison Stewart, an advanced registered nurse practitioner. It’s located at 330 Laurel St., Suite 2100, and is open Monday-Friday, 5 to 10 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. No appointment is necessary as patients are seen on a walk-in basis. More information on what conditions can be treated at the clinic can be found here.