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Blythewood Urgent Care

738 University Village Drive
Blythewood, SC 29016

Office Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday

About Our Practice
Blythewood Urgent Care provides convenient care to all of our patients with immediate but not life-threatening illnesses or injuries. We offer extended office hours—9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday—advanced imaging technology and walk-in appointments. We are happy to treat your episodic needs and can refer you to a primary care physician for your ongoing medical needs. We are conveniently located in the heart of Blythewood.

Meet Our Providers


Michael Lawhead, MD is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina and is board certified in emergency medicine. He completed his residency at Richland Memorial Hospital (now Palmetto Health Richland) in Columbia. Dr. Lawhead has more than 20 years of experience working in South Carolina.




Barry A. Reed, MD is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed an internship in emergency medicine at Palmetto Health Richland.

Scheduling Apointments
No appointments are needed. All of our patients are treated on a walk-in basis. 

Prescriptions and Refills
We do not provide prescription refills. You must see your permanent primary care physician for refills.

Fees and Insurance
We accept most insurance plans. If you have a question about our fees or your bill, please call our Physician Practice Billing department at 803-296-7306 and we will assist you. Payment is due when services are rendered. For your convenience we accept cash, checks and credit cards. It is your responsibility to fully understand your coverage benefits and to verify that we are listed as approved providers prior to scheduling an appointment with us.

We are conveniently located at 738 University Village Drive (see map), Blythewood, SC 29016. From Columbia, take I-77 North to exit 27. Turn left, then turn right on University Village Drive. We are located next door to Food Lion. Call 803-461-0270.

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