Baptist Health Urgent Care Opens Second Location in Fort Smith

FORT SMITH, Ark. – Baptist Health Urgent Care opened a second location today in Fort Smith at 1910 S. Zero St., across from Sutherlands.

“We look forward to providing the community with affordable, quality walk-in urgent care, delivered by an exceptional and compassionate team,” said Mike Dupuis, Urgent Team Division Vice President for Baptist Health Urgent Care.

The center is open seven days a week and offers evening hours during the work week. For added convenience, walk-ins are welcome or plan a same or next day visit online with Hold My Spot® or reserve a telemedicine visit.

Baptist Health Urgent Care-Fort Smith (Zero Street) assists with a variety of non-life-threatening health conditions and injuries, including:

  • Asthma and allergies
  • Ear and eye injuries
  • Flu, colds, viral illnesses and COVID-19 testing
  • Skin conditions, including burns
  • Bites, stings, allergic reactions
  • Stitches
  • Broken bones, sprains, strains
  • School, sports, wellness and DOT physicals
  • Diarrhea, nausea and vomiting
  • Immunizations and vaccinations
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Occupational health services
  • Medically supervised weight loss

Leading the health care team are nurse practitioners Michelle Phillips and Tessa Tran. Both most recently served at the original Baptist Health Urgent Care location on Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith. Phillips graduated with a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway and has experience in emergency department and pediatric care. Tran, who earned a Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University in Minneapolis, brings experience treating patients in hospital settings of all ages for a variety of health care needs.

The center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Most insurance plans, including TRICARE and VA, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as cash and credit card are accepted.



About Baptist Health Urgent Care

Baptist Health Urgent Care, with ten locations in Arkansas, is a joint venture between Baptist Health and Urgent Team Family of Urgent Care & Walk-in Centers, one of the largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers in the Southeast. The centers offer a range of healthcare services including treatments for injuries and illnesses, occupational health and wellness care – seven days a week. In addition to walk-ins, patients can plan a same- or next-day visit online with Hold My Spot® or schedule a Telemedicine visit.  A Nashville-based company, Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at 67 locations under seven brands: For more information, visit


About Baptist Health

For 100 years, Baptist Health has delivered All Our Best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.