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Meet Kendra Neeley, PA-C

2018-11-08T09:49:31+00:00November 1st, 2018|Blog|

      Kendra Neeley joined Hampton Roads Urgent Care in fall of 2018. Kendra Neeley is a board certified Physician Assistant. She has experience in the primary care setting and was the sole PA for an Acute Care Facility in Kentucky before moving to Hampton Roads.   Kendra earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree [...]

How to Avoid Illnesses at School and Work

2018-10-02T14:18:13+00:00October 29th, 2018|Blog|

The simple cold is the main reason that kids miss school and adults miss work.  Each year there are millions of cases of colds. But you also have to protect yourself from other respiratory illnesses and germs, in general. Offices and schools are a breeding ground for germs to spread. So, how do you protect [...]

Sports Injury: When to Come to Urgent Care

2018-10-02T14:14:19+00:00October 15th, 2018|Blog|

Taken a nasty fall on the basketball court or got tripped up on the football field? While most sports injuries aren’t too serious, it can often be difficult to decide when you should take your child or yourself to a doctor. Hopefully, these tips will help you make that important decision. If you are experience [...]

Health Literacy Month – tips on understanding health related information

2018-10-02T14:10:54+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Blog|

October is Health Literacy Month, a time to help individuals better understand their health information. Health literacy is defined as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process and understand basic health information and services need to make appropriate health decisions.” 77 million adults have basic or below basic health literacy knowledge, [...]

Dr. Jennifer Dean Joins Hampton Roads Urgent Care

2018-09-21T10:29:35+00:00September 24th, 2018|Blog, Dean|

Hampton Roads Urgent Care (HRUC) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Jennifer Dean to their clinic. After serving for 10 years as the Physician Lead for a high-volume and high-acuity urgent care, we are excited to welcome Dr. Dean’s expertise to HRUC. Beginning October 1st, Dr. Dean will be serving HRUC patients alongside [...]

Choose This Not That

2018-09-04T16:25:13+00:00September 24th, 2018|Blog|

We are often faced with having to make lifestyle choices that ultimately affect our health. When it comes to choosing between certain foods, beverages, or daily tasks, there is usually a healthier option between the two. Nobody is saying to suffer each day and eat a plane kale salad and run a marathon, but at [...]

September is National Head Lice Prevention Month

2018-09-04T16:20:31+00:00September 17th, 2018|Blog|

Did you know that September is National Head Lice Prevention month? With kids back in school, this is the perfect time to raise awareness on this topic in order to help recognize head lice and learn how to get rid of those annoying pests if infected! Head lice, also known as Pediculus humanus capitis is [...]