Kids & Teens Medical Group
Pediatrics located in Pasadena, West Hills, Agoura Hills, San Fernando, Northridge, Arcadia,
La Canada Flintridge, Beverly Hills, Van Nuys & Whittier, CA



Kids & Teens Medical Group
Walk-Ins in Los Angeles

When your schedule is complicated, and you need to see a pediatrician for your child sooner than later, walk-ins are easy and convenient. Kids & Teens Medical Group, with offices in the Greater Los Angeles area, including Pasadena, West Hills, Agoura Hills, San Fernando, Northridge, Arcadia, La Cañada Flintridge, Beverly Hills, Van Nuys, Encino, and Whittier, California, offers walk-in urgent care and same-day sick visits for children, newborn to young adult. For quality pediatric care, call, walk in, or request an appointment online today.

Walk-Ins Q & A

What is a walk-in visit to the pediatrician? 

A walk-in visit to your child’s pediatrician is when you arrive at the office without having a scheduled appointment. Walk-in appointments are convenient for when you want your child to see a pediatrician, but you have:

  • A complicated schedule 

  • Unreliable transportation

  • Urgent concerns or can’t wait for another day

  • Need a work or school excuse

When you walk into one of the Kids & Teens Medical Group office locations without a scheduled appointment, the team connects you with the next available pediatric specialist. Kids & Teens Medical Group also offers urgent care appointments, telehealth services, and same-day sick visits, so that you have multiple options when you’d rather not put off a visit to a pediatrician. 

When are walk-ins appropriate? 

If you feel your child needs to see a pediatrician and scheduling an appointment is not an option, a walk-in appointment may be ideal for you. Walk-ins are appropriate when your child has a non-life-threatening injury or illness, such as:

  • Sore throat

  • Cold or flu symptoms

  • Asthma or allergy flare-up 

  • Sports injury

  • Minor cuts or burns

  • Pink eye

  • Ear pain 

If your child has severe breathing issues, bleeding, or loss of consciousness, the emergency room may be a better option. If you are unsure whether to go to the office without an appointment or take your child directly to the emergency room, call for guidance. 

When is a walk-in appointment not the best option?

When you choose a walk-in appointment, you may not have the option of selecting your pediatrician, and you may have a bit of a wait if the office is busy. 

If you are on a tight schedule or have another appointment close to the time you come into the office, you may ask for an estimate for when you might see a pediatrician or schedule a telehealth visit instead.

If you need to have a thorough discussion with a pediatrician or expect your concern to need more than a short visit, it may be best to schedule a telehealth visit or request an appointment online for a more convenient time. 

Walk-ins give you access to a pediatric expert without an appointment. Feel free to walk into a convenient location of Kids & Teens Medical Group today. You can also schedule ahead online or over the phone.

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