Receive Jellyfish Sting Treatment at Urgent Care West Maui in Maui, Hawaii
If you need jellyfish sting treatment in Maui, HI, do not wait to receive treatment. While jellyfish stings are rarely deadly, they can cause severe complications, such as blisters, rashes, severe allergic reactions, infections, scarring, or skin discoloration if not treated properly or fast enough.
At Urgent Care West Maui, we specialize in treating jellyfish stings and many other non-emergent conditions, including UTIs, lacerations, fractures, and sinus infections. We are open 365 days a year from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and can treat both visitors and residents of the island. Whether you received the sting during your family vacation in Maui, Hawaii, or just from your daily trip to the beach, our doctors are here to help.
Patients who visit Urgent Care West Maui for jellyfish sting treatment will first be provided with a comprehensive examination by one of our experienced and certified doctors. In order to devise the right treatment plan, our doctors will determine:
- The type and size of the jellyfish
- The age, size, and health of the patient
- How long the patient was exposed to the stingers
- How much of the skin was affected
While treatment plans will vary, our doctors will usually first remove the jellyfish stingers and rinse and clean the infected area. The doctor will then apply an ice pack, lotion, and/or topical medication on the wound and prescribe pain relievers and antibiotics to stop the pain and prevent an infection.
To receive jellyfish sting treatment at Urgent Care West Maui, visit our center today. No appointments are needed at our medical center in Maui, Hawaii, and there is usually just a minimal wait to be seen by one of our medical professionals.