Staph Infection Treatment Available to Residents and Visitors of Lahaina, HI
Staph infection treatment is available at Urgent Care West Maui, 365 days a year for both visitors and residents of Lahaina, Hawaii. We do not require appointments, and there is usually only a minimal wait time to be seen by one of our medical professionals, so you can receive treatment fast and prevent problems such as boils, oozing blisters, impetigo, food poisoning, cellulitis, and toxic shock syndrome.
Patients who visit our medical center in Lahaina, HI, for staph infection treatment will first receive a comprehensive examination from one of our doctors. Through this examination, our doctors will be able to assess the extent of your infection carefully and devise the best course of action to treat your infection and any of the symptoms that may have already started to emerge. While each treatment plan is designed around the unique needs of the patient, common treatment plans include:
- The use of penicillin
- Intravenous fluid
- Topical or oral antibiotics
- Drainage of the infected area
In rare cases, if the infection does not respond to the treatment plan provided or was not treated fast enough, the infection could enter the bloodstream, resulting in a fever as well as joint or muscle pain. If this occurs, we may have to refer the patient out to a specialized clinic or send them to a hospital for incision or drainage surgery, deep tissue cleaning, or a variety of other treatments.
For fast and efficient staph infection treatment from one of our trained and experienced medical professionals, please visit Urgent Care West Maui in Lahaina, HI, at your earliest convenience. We can also treat an assortment of other non-life threatening illnesses and injuries, including UTIs, lacerations, fractures, and upper respiratory infections.