DURANGO — Animas Surgical Hospital recently opened an urgent care and occupational medicine facility in Durango.

The urgent care center at 450 S. Camino Del Rio offers a walk-in clinic for illnesses and injuries, convenient preventative care, exams, sports physicals, flu shots and onsite X-rays and lab work.

Animas Urgent Care aims to bridge the gap between a doctor's office and an emergency room visit. Additionally, within the Animas Urgent Care facility is Animas Occupational Medicine.

It provides comprehensive care from the date of injury to the patient's return to work. Animas Occupational Medicine focuses on work-related injuries, return-to-work clearances, follow-up care, Department of Transportation physicals and impairment ratings.

For more information, call 970-385-2388 for Animas Urgent Care or 970-385-2390 for Animas Occupational Medicine. Or, visit their website at UrgentCareDurango.com.