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Emergency and After Hours

In the event of a medical emergency or life-threatening condition, call 911. If you need non-emergency medical care after hours, call the Schiffert Health Center Advice Nurse at 540-231-6444. The nurse will direct you in self-care, resources for community clinics and/or to the local hospital emergency room.

Local After Hours Medical Clinic/Urgent Care Clinic Options

Lewisgale Physicians Blacksburg Family Medicine

3700 South Main Street Suite A
Blacksburg, Va 24060
540-443-3700

Hours
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Morning clinic only 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Carilion Clinic Family Medicine-Blacksburg

901 Plantation Road
Blacksburg, VA 24060
540-951-0352

Hours
Monday – Friday:
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (appointment only)
4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. (walk-in)
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (walk-in)

X-ray and lab available.

MedExpress

100 Spradlin Farm Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073
540-381-2745

Hours
Monday – Sunday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

No appointment necessary

VelocityCare

North End Center
215 Gilbert St.
Blacksburg,VA 24060
540-961-8040

Hours
Monday - Sunday: 7 a.m. - 12 a.m.

434 Peppers Ferry Road
Christiansburg, VA 24073
540-382-6000

Hours
Monday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

No appointment necessary, x-ray and lab available, onsite pharmacy ,vaccinations available.

Nearby Hospitals

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery

3700 South Main Street
Blacksburg, VA 24060
540-951-1111

Carilion NRV Medical Center

2900 Lamb Circle
Christiansburg, VA 24073
540-731-2000

All local area hospitals provide emergency medical care. The Virginia Tech Rescue Squad and the Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad provide emergency services to the campus and local community. All expenses and charges for medical care received outside of Schiffert Health Center are the student’s responsibility and not covered by the student health fee.