New Ochsner Urgent Care Clinic opens in Central

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CENTRAL, La. (BRPROUD) – Those who live in Central, Denham Springs and Zachary now have one more place to go if they are in need of medical treatment.

Ochsner Urgent Care – Central is now open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

The new clinic is taking the place of what used to be the Essential Credit Union.

Anybody six months an older can expect to receive treatment for these ailments at this location:

  • Cough, cold and/or sore throat
  • Fever and/or flu-like symptoms
  • Flu shots
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Ear aches
  • Pinkeye
  • Rash and/or skin irritation
  • Sinus problems
  • Stomachaches
  • Allergies
  • Cuts needing stitches or minor burns
  • Sprains or broken bones
  • Rapid COVID-19 testing

“Ochsner offers convenient access to a wide array of services all across the Baton Rouge region,” said Chuck Daigle, CEO, Ochsner Baton Rouge. “The list of locations we have is expansive and we continue to add new health clinics, urgent care centers and therapy facilities. Patients can also get care from their smartphone using Ochsner Anywhere Care.”

If you have plans for the holidays and need to know which Ochsner urgent care locations will be open and when, see below:

  • Thanksgiving: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 9AM-1PM (Central & Highland Park closed)
  • Christmas Eve: All locations open 8AM-5PM
  • Christmas Day: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 2PM-6PM (Central & Highland Park closed)
  • New Year’s Eve: All locations open 8AM-5PM
  • New Year’s Day: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 2PM-6PM (Central & Highland Park closed)

If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment at Ochsner Urgent Care – Central, call 225-388-6920.

Ochsner Urgent Care – Central is located at 10513 Sullivan Rd.

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