Published on July 11, 2016

UNC REX Healthcare Opens Fifth REX Express Care on Duraleigh Road in Raleigh

Urgent care clinic offers easy access, convenience and expertise for patients


REX Express Care of Raleigh - Now OpenRALEIGH, N.C. – UNC REX Healthcare is proud to announce the opening on July 11 of its first REX Express Care in west Raleigh, located just down the street from UNC REX Hospital’s main campus. 

The urgent care clinic is located in a recently constructed building at 3050 Duraleigh Road. The building will also be the new home to the REX Pain Management Center and the REX Sleep Lab of Raleigh. Both were previously located nearby, and will open in their new locations on July 11.

The new urgent care clinic will offer a fast, affordable and convenient alternative to an emergency department visit for unexpected illnesses and minor injuries. It’s the fifth REX Express Care in Wake County, with other urgent care clinics located in Cary, Holly Springs, Knightdale and Wakefield.

“By opening this REX Express Care so close to our main hospital and emergency department, we hope to provide another option for patients and relieve some of the congestion in our busy ED,” said Tom Williams, vice president of ambulatory services at UNC REX Healthcare. “We recognize that urgent care clinics are becoming increasingly popular with many patients for their lower costs and shorter wait times.”

At REX Express Care, a highly qualified care team is available to help you feel better, faster. As an added convenience, lab and X-ray services are offered on-site. The clinic offers a wide range of comprehensive services and treatment of many medical issues, including:

• Minor lacerations • Insect bites/stings
• Skin rash/poison ivy   • Cold/flu
• Sore throat/strep    • Seasonal allergies
• Mild asthma    • Earaches
• Sutures      • UTI/painful urination
• Sports physicals     • Burn/wound care

Open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., REX Express Care is a full-service urgent care facility and accepts most major insurance plans, including military plans. 

REX Express Care of Raleigh is located at 3050 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27607. For more information about REX Express Care and their services, please visit or call the clinic at 984-215-6990.

For more information on the REX Pain Management Center, visit or call 984-215-6950. For more information on REX Sleep Services, visit or call 919-784-1465.


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Alan Wolf, UNC REX Healthcare