New Walk-in Urgent Care Center Opens in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, TN (October 19, 2020) Urgent Team Walk-In Urgent Care opens today in the Knoxville community of Halls Crossroads  at 6942 Maynardville Pike, across from Sonic.

“We look forward to serving the Knoxville community with affordable, quality walk-in urgent and family healthcare, delivered by an exceptional and compassionate team,” said Ellis Harris, Division Vice President, Urgent Team.

The Knoxville location is open seven days a week and provides treatment for injuries, illnesses and conditions, such as:

  • Asthma and allergies
  • Flu, colds and viral illnesses
  • Bites, stings, allergic reactions
  • Broken bones, sprains, strains
  • Diarrhea, nausea and vomiting
  • Ear and Eye injuries
  • Ear and Eye injuries
  • Skin conditions, including burns
  • Stitches
  • Skin conditions
  • School, sports, wellness and DOT physicals
  • Occupational Health services

Leading the healthcare team is physician assistant Deserie Cook. She transferred from the Urgent Team center in Maryville where she has cared for patients there since October 2018. She earned a Master of Health Science Physician Assistant Studies from South College in Knoxville. Cook brings six years of medical experience, treating patients of all ages, in walk-in urgent care, orthopedic and pediatric settings.

Urgent Team – Knoxville is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Most insurance plans, TRICARE and VA, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as cash and credit cards, are accepted. Walk-ins are welcome or for added convenience, patients can schedule a same day or next day visit online with Hold My Spot® or arrange a telemedicine visit. For more information, visit

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Urgent Team Walk-in Urgent Care is part of the Urgent Team Family of Urgent Care & Walk-in Centers, one of the Southeast’s largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers. The Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at more than 83 locations locations under eight brands: Urgent Team (Georgia, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee); Physicians Care Walk-in Clinic (Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee); Huntsville Hospital Urgent Care (North Alabama); Ascension Saint Thomas Urgent Care (middle Tennessee); and Baptist Health Urgent CareSherwood Urgent Care and Washington Regional Urgent Care (Arkansas). Urgent Team’s walk-in centers provide a range of healthcare services including treatments for minor injuries and illnesses, occupational health, and primary 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 a Telemedicine visit.  Urgent Team’s company headquarters are located in Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit