About Waimea Urgent Care
Opened since 2008, Waimea Urgent Care has been treating Hawaii’s non-emergent medical ailments for over a decade. Tourists and local residents on the Big Island of Hawai’i ages 6-months and up are welcome to seek quality, efficient treatment and care at the facility. Waimea Urgent Care is operated by Dr. Lorraine Sonoda-Fogel who holds a degree from the University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine medical school. Dr. Sonoda-Fogel also works with a team of physicians who have been practicing medicine for over 20-years.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Waimea Urgent Care is utilizing telemedicine Virtual Urgent Care, however, are still able to treat minor injuries and infections that require surgical intervention. Waimea Urgent Care is able to test for strep throat, mononucleosis, influenzae, UTI via rapid testing, or send you to the closest lab via a virtual visit.