Urgent Team Walk-In Urgent Care Welcomes New Family Nurse Practitioner

ALPHARETTA, GA (November 3, 2022) Urgent Team Walk-in Urgent Care is pleased to welcome Leanne Wood, MSN, FNP-C to its healthcare team in Alpharetta.

A Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Wood earned a master’s degree in nursing with honors from the School of Nursing at Emory University. She has extensive experience in the urgent care sector, as well as primary care, most recently with Piedmont Urgent Care in Milton and Eastside Urgent Care in Loganville.

After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Science, Parahoo went on to earn a Masters of Health Science in Physicians Assistant Studies from South College in Knoxville. Her urgent care experience includes serving as a PA at several urgent care centers, including Doctors Care Primary and Urgent Care, Complete Family Care, and American Family Care in Knoxville, Lakeway Urgent Care in Lenoir City, as well as other local and regional medical centers.

“We are excited to have Leanne join our team,” said Ellis Harris, Urgent Team Division Vice President. “Her experience diagnosing and treating patients of all ages will complement our team in Alpharetta.”

Urgent Team – Alpharetta is open seven days a week and provides treatment for a variety of non-life-threatening health conditions and injuries, including:

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

Walk-ins are welcome or for added convenience, patients can plan a visit online with Hold My Spot® or reserve a Telemedicine visit. Visit UrgentTeam.net for more information and hours of operation.



Urgent Team, has eighteen locations in Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee, is part of the Urgent Team Family of Centers, one of the largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers in the Southeast. The Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at 78 locations under seven brands: Ascension Saint Thomas Urgent Care, Washington Regional Urgent Care, Huntsville Hospital Urgent Care, Physicians Care, Urgent Team, Sherwood Urgent Care, and Baptist Health Urgent Care.  Urgent Team’s convenient, walk-in centers provide a range of healthcare services including treatments for injuries and illnesses, occupational health and wellness care. Urgent Team offers 24/7 online scheduling with Hold My Spot®.  Urgent Team’s company headquarters are located in Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit UrgentTeam.net.