If you are in need of pneumonia treatment and you live in Vandalia, Illinois, or another nearby community, turn your attention to Effingham Express Care. We feature a physician-led medical team that is equipped to provide you with pneumonia treatment options that will work best for you.
Pneumonia is a common lung infection that is accompanied by a variety of symptoms, including persistent cough, mild to high fever, chills, and shortness of breath. If you are a resident of Vandalia, IL, or any of the surrounding communities, come to Effingham Express Care for pneumonia treatment; we will:
- Diagnose your condition – We’ll listen to your lungs for sounds of cracking, bubbling, and wheezing, which are indicative of pneumonia, as well as test for bacterial pneumonia and/or conduct a chest X-ray or blood test.
- Explain your treatment options – Your physician will recommend that you drink plenty of fluids and get lots of rest, and take medication to relieve your cough.
- Prescribe and fulfill prescriptions – We’ll prescribe you with an antibiotic based on your age and the severity of your symptoms, and we may even be able to fill that prescription for you right at our clinic*.
If you are concerned that you might have pneumonia, contact or visit Effingham Express Care today. We are happy to provide pneumonia treatment to residents of Vandalia, IL, and the surrounding communities. We are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on the weekends from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., so stop by our facility at a time that best suits your schedule.