COVID-19 Testing in Fairfield, CT
DOCS Urgent Care of Fairfield steadfast at providing our patients with the best care possible. Our Fairfield office, during the pandemic, is offering COVID-19 testing. Patients who are experiencing symptoms can receive an antibody test or rapid diagnostic test. Be sure to schedule your appointment to be tested with us today.
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DOCS URGENT CARE – Fairfield
525 Tunxis Hill Cut Off
Fairfield, CT 06825
(203) 874 3682
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The symptoms of this virus are very similar to the ones experienced with the flu, symptoms such as a fever, congestion, cough, and shortness of breath. Around 80% of people who are infected with COVID-19 do not need medical treatment. Only people who are experiencing severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, should report to the Emergency Department.
If you are experiencing any severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing, it is recommended that you dial 911 or seek out the assistance of local emergency care. If possible, we recommend informing your local emergency room of your arrival beforehand.
Who Should Get Tested?
For individuals who are experiencing the symptoms associated with COVID-19 or those who have been in close contact with someone infected with COVID-19 should , it is recommended that you contact a healthcare provider. DOCS of Fairfield can provide you with a consultation, and testing if needed.
Contact our Fairfield office and schedule an appointment to get tested if you are suffering from any COVID-19 symptoms.
COVID-19 Testing Offered in Fairfield
Blood Drawing for Antibody Testing
Rapid Diagnostic Testing
Patients also have access to our Fairfield office’s rapid diagnostic testing, which is a more effective and advanced testing option. You can expect results in as little as 15 minutes.
We are able to administer this test thanks to our Fairfield office’s Quidel Sofia 2 diagnostic machine. This machine operates by taking nasopharyngeal swabs and processing them. You won’t have to wait long for results, in fact you can expect results before you even leave our office.
Schedule an Appointment Today
If you or a loved one are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, such as a cough, shortness of breath, or a fever, or have been exposed to someone infected with the virus, give our office a call and schedule an appointment before your arrival.