Urgent Care

We realize that many urgent healthcare needs can occur after hours, when your child’s primary care provider may not be available. That’s why Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego offers pediatric urgent care services in your neighborhood.

Our physicians see patients every day at our Urgent Care centers in La Mesa, Escondido, Mid-City (San Diego), and Oceanside.

Scroll down below the Locations listing to read when to go to Urgent Care and when to contact your child’s primary care provider.

Locations

La Mesa
Rady Children’s Urgent Care
5565 Grossmont Center Drive, Building 2, Suite 2
La Mesa, CA 91942 MAP
Phone: 619-713-5375

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Summer Holiday Hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Winter holiday hours:  4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (please call to confirm)

Mid-City (San Diego)

Rady Children’s Urgent Care
4305 University Avenue, Suite 150
San Diego, CA 92105  MAP
Phone: 619-280-2905
Fax: 619-283-1614

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Summer Holiday Hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Winter holiday hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (please call to confirm)

Escondido

Rady Children’s Urgent Care
625 W. Citracado Parkway, Suite 100
Escondido, CA 92025  MAP
Phone: 760-739-1543
Fax: 760-294-9274

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday and most major holidays: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Summer Holiday Hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Winter holiday hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (please call to confirm)

Oceanside

Rady Children’s Urgent Care
North Coastal Center
3605 Vista Way, Suite 172
Oceanside, CA 92056  MAP
Phone: 760-547-1000

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Summer Holiday Hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Winter holiday hours: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (please call to confirm)

When to go to Urgent Care

Urgent care services are for injuries and illnesses that are not life- or limb-threatening but need immediate attention, including:

  • Sprains, strains or contusions (deep bruises)
  • Minor lacerations
  • Mild to moderate asthma attacks
  • Ear infections
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Coughs and congestion
  • Vomiting and diarrhea
  • Sore throats
  • Insect bites and rashes

When NOT to go to Urgent Care

Urgent care is NOT a replacement for your child’s primary care provider. We do not provide adult care, well-child care, emergency care or major trauma care or treat complex orthopedic injuries. To ensure that Urgent Care is the right place for the treatment of your child’s medical needs, please contact your primary medical care provider.