If you get exposed to poison ivy, or if you’re suffering from an awful sunburn, you’d research home remedies to ease your symptoms, and if the irritation doesn’t subside, you may want to seek medical attention.

You should seek medical attention for symptoms such as:

  • Dizziness
  • Excessive itching
  • High fever
  • Nausea
  • Redness in infected area
  • Wheezing
  • Swelling on the tongue, lips, or face

AFC Urgent Care Fairfield is an emergency room alternative for medical conditions such as skin irritations and rashes.  Our medical professionals will quickly diagnose the source of your skin irritation and provide treatment, and recommend or prescribe medicine that will sooth your symptoms.

We provide treatment for some of the following skin irritations:

  • Burns
  • Blisters
  • Bruises
  • Chafing
  • Cold sores
  • Insect bites
  • Lice
  • Rashes from allergens
  • Sun burns or heat rash

We’re open 7 days a week, and you never need an appointment to be seen.  We also accept a variety of health insurance policies and offer affordable self pay options.


For more information about the services we provide, please call us at 203-583-8400.