Where To Go For Care | UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Jordan Creek)

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Waukee)

950 E. Hickman Road
Waukee, Iowa 50263

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UnityPoint Clinic Adult Respiratory Illness

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

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Urgent Care - Urbandale

2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

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UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Where To Go For Care Central Iowa

In our effort to reduce community spread of COVID-19, we are asking all patients to PLEASE CALL AHEAD before visiting a clinic. Click Learn More to find out how to make an informed choice about where to go for care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

At UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, one of our top priorities is providing care when and where our patients need it the most.

Where you go for care does matter. UnityPoint Health - Des Moines has the options you need, when you need it.

Primary Care in Central Iowa

Start with your primary care provider's office for all of your health care needs. Your provider knows you and
your medical history best. Some examples of conditions treated by a primary care provider include:
  • Preventative care
  • Routine immunizations
  • Sinus infection
  • Sprains and strains
  • Rash or skin infection
  • Women's health
  • Pink eye
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Fever
  • High blood pressure
  • Physicals 
  • Medication refills
  • Persistent cold symptoms
  • Ear infection
  • Wart removal
  • Flu symptoms 
  • Stomach problems
  • Pain
  • Diabetes
  • High cholesterol

Many primary care clinics offer same-day appointments and extended hours. We have providers are accepting new patients and can see them within 5 business days.

Urgent Care/Express Care in Central Iowa

Try to schedule an appointment with your primary care provider before accessing urgent/express care. Choose an urgent/express care clinic for treatment of injuries and illnesses that are not life threatening but still need immediate attention.

  • Upper respiratory problems
  • Ear infection
  • Minor injuries
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Rash or skin infection
  • Insect bites, minor animal or human bites
  • Sore throat 
  • Sinus infection
  • Sprains and strains
  • Allergic reactions, non-life threatening
  • Minor burns
  • Minor lacerations (cuts), contusions, abrasions

Urgent/Express care is open during the day, evenings, weekends and holidays.

Emergency Room (ER)

Do not hesitate to go to the ER or call 911 if you or a loved one experiences any of the following:

  • Chest pain or any symptoms of a heart attack, including sever chest pain, sweating and shortness of breath. Heart attack symptoms can vary from one person to the next.
  • Symptoms of stroke including sudden dizziness, weakness, loss of coordination, balance and vision problems.
  • Sudden or severe abdominal pain
  • Foreign body in eye
  • Poisoning
  • Head injury
  • Choking
  • Open fractures
  • Severe lacerations (cuts)
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Sudden or severe headache
  • Uncontrolled fever
  • Injuries as a result of a car accident

The ER is always open.