San Marcos Family Medicine -  - Family Physician

San Marcos Family Medicine

Family Physicians located in San Marcos, TX

Urgent Care Specialist

With the opening of the Fastlane Clinic, San Marcos Family Medicine in San Marcos, Texas, can offer the services of an urgent care facility to patients. With 15-minute appointments, evening and weekend availability, and walk-in availability, Fastlane Clinic makes access to the medical care that Central Texas patients need for minor illnesses and injuries fast and convenient.

Urgent Care Q & A

What types of illnesses or injuries are appropriate for urgent care service?

Urgent care is suitable for immediate, but non-emergency healthcare problems that can't wait for an appointment with a primary care doctor. This may include:

  • Joint sprains or potential fractures
  • Fever
  • Ear infection
  • Strep throat
  • Flu
  • Pneumonia
  • Cuts requiring medical attention
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Skin rashes
  • Moderate breathing difficulties
  • Eye irritation or redness
  • Dehydration, vomiting or diarrhea
  • Back problems

For patients experiencing one of these symptoms, the team at San Marcos Family Medicine is standing by to help.

What conditions or injuries warrant a trip to the emergency room?

Some conditions aren't appropriate for urgent care treatment. Patients experiencing any of these symptoms need to go to the emergency room:

  • Severe bleeding
  • Fever in a newborn
  • Deep wounds, gunshot wounds, or knife wounds
  • Severe head or back injury
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Problems connected to pregnancy
  • Signs of heart attack or stroke
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Poisoning
  • Compound fractures
  • Convulsions or seizures
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Poisoning

Patients experiencing these symptoms need to go to the emergency room. If the problem appears life-threatening, they need to call 911. San Marcos Family Medicine can provide treatment after the emergency medical care has taken place.

Can patients who aren't insured use urgent care?

Yes, but patients may need to pay at the time of service for their medical care if they don't have insurance.

Is urgent care appropriate for children?

Yes. Because the doctors and nurse practitioners at San Marcos Family Medicine are family practice practitioners, they're well equipped to diagnose and treat children.

Are appointments necessary for urgent care visits?

No. Patients can walk into Fastlane Clinic for convenient service offered quickly with no appointment. The visits are just 15 minutes, so they can even take place over someone's lunch break. Board-certified clinicians can help patients get the diagnostics and treatment they need for minor injuries and illnesses. Extended hours through 7 pm most weeknights and on Saturday mornings help patients get the care they need.

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

At San Marcos Family Medicine, we accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Golden Rule
Great West Health Care
Health First
Health Net
Seton Health Plan

Words from our patients

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    "The staff is always friendly and nice and the doctors are knowledgeable and willing to work with you regarding prescriptions."

    Jose G.
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    "I have been really sick, called them and gotten in the same day. Wonderful people, good bedside manners. Always helpful. I highly recommend this medical group."

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    "We've been patients for about 5 years now. Absolutely love the doctors; great people who really care. Easy to get in..."

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    "Dr. Lee has been our family's doctor for about 9 years. We don't even live in San Marcos but drive there because of the wonderful care that he and his nurse provides."

    Amber V.
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    "I have been seeing Dr. Mangalick for a few years and have had many good experiences with my treatment there."

    Jose G.
  • Yelp

    "I have been a patient of Dr Lee's since the late 2000. I have never experienced any of the rudeness that others are reporting."

    David M.
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    "I went in to see Dr Mangalick, and he was able to address my questions extremely quickly. He was very personable, knowledgeable and direct to the point."

    Mary B.
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    "Saw Dr. Mangalick for an issue with my prosthetics. He was super helpful and solved my issue really quickly."

    Alex S.
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    "The nurse practitioners and doctors REALLY listen, aren't afraid to admit when they don't know something and then go look it up so they are informed."

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  • Yelp

    "Dr. Lee and his staff are awesome! They are very compassionate and are willing to go out of their way to take care of people. I highly recommend seeing him..."

    Eric B.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Laue and Mia are great. I go to them for all of my health issues (aside from pregnancy), and can rely on them getting to the root of the problem with ease."

    Adrienne D.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Laue and Mia are great. I go to them for all of my health issues (aside from pregnancy), and can rely on them getting to the root of the problem with ease."

    Adrienne D.
  • Google+

    "Dr. Lee is the best primary care physician I've ever had. He's very nice, and takes plenty of time to answer all of my questions."

    Verified Patient
  • Google+

    "I appreciate how well he communicates, and, the care with which he communicates. I recommend Dr. Laue and his staff."

    Brian P.
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    "Dr. Luae has been treating my family for years. He is an excellent physician. He is a great listener, and he takes the time to explain what is going on."

    Wayne K.
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Laue is wonderful. I appreciate how observant he is as my pediatrician was much the same and I find it rare."

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  • Yelp

    "Dr. Laue and his colleagues put the focus where it belongs: on listening to the patient and prescribing the treatment that's really needed."

    Carl F.
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    "I really like his approach to helping you get the answers you need to be in better health. He's to the point with great bedside manner."

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San Marcos Family Medicine
2406 Hunter Road, Suite #106
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: 512-504-7640
Fax: 512-396-8006
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