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Health Clinic

Detroit Mercy's Health Clinic.Services provided by the health clinic promote preventative health care and foster compliance with the objective and aims of the Center for Disease Control and The American College Health Association.

Health Services Offered:

  • Primary care, health maintenance and preventative screening
  • Urgent care, acute illness and injury care
  • Chronic illness and medical condition management
  • Women’s health
  • Allergies, immunizations and TB testing
  • Travel immunization and counseling
  • Health and medical clearance for School of Health Professions, School of Nursing and Dental School
  • Sexually transmitted infections testing and treatment
  • Referral to medical specialists and psychological and counseling services

Our health clinic is a fully equipped medical office, which includes two exam rooms, medication dispensary and a diagnostic lab.

Flexible scheduling, same day and walk-in appointments are available.

Contact Olga Parfenov, FNP-BC at 313-993-1185 or for additional information, questions or concerns.


Fall/Winter Semesters
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
8 a.m.-8 p.m.

Spring/Summer Semesters
11 a.m.-2 p.m.



    Emergency and After Hours

    What's an Emergency?

    The American College of Emergency Physicians encourages people to seek emergency care at the emergency center or call 911 if they have:

    • Difficulty breathing, shortness of breath
    • Chest or upper abdominal pain or pressure
    • Fainting, sudden dizziness, weakness
    • Changes in vision
    • Confusion or changes in mental status
    • Any sudden or severe pain
    • Uncontrolled bleeding
    • Severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhea
    • Coughing or vomiting blood
    • Suicidal feelings
    • Difficulty speaking

    Emergency Information

    Life Threatening Emergencies

    • Call 1234 (campus phone) or 313-993-1234 (cell phone) to alert University of Detroit Mercy Public Safety and give the exact location and nature of the emergency
    • If not on University of Detroit Mercy campus call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department

    Local Emergency Departments

    University of Detroit Mercy does not endorse these emergency care centers but lists them only as a service. Please review your insurance policy in regards to deductibles that may apply. 

    Henry Ford Hospital
    2799 W Grand Blvd. Detroit, MI 48202

    DMC Sinai-Grace Emergency Department
    6071 W Outer Drive Detroit, MI 48235

    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
    3601 W. 13 Mile Rd. Royal Oak, MI 48073

    Psychiatric Crisis Care

    Henry Ford Kingswood Hospital
    10300 W 8 Mile Rd., Ferndale
    24/7 Inpatient psychiatric care
    Call 1-800-422-1183 for admissions

    Sinai Grace – Psychiatric Crisis Center
    DMC Sinai-Grace Emergency Department 6071 W Outer Drive Detroit, MI 48235
    Inpatient Psychiatric Services — Tuesday & Thursday 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    After Hours and Urgent Care

    If Wellness Center is closed and your problem can not wait until we reopen, you may want to go to a local urgent care center. 

    Urgent condition that often can wait until morning include:

    • Earaches
    • Minor cuts/burns
    • Muscle sprains
    • Rashes
    • Colds
    • Cough
    • Sore throat
    • Flu
    • Most fevers
    • Skin infections

    Local Urgent Care Centers

    University of Detroit Mercy does not endorse these Urgent Care Centers but lists them only as a service. We recommend that you contact your insurance company prior to visiting an Urgent Care Center to verify coverage of the service you are seeking, as well as any copays or deductibles. Confirming this information in advance will help you avoid unforeseen charges.

    To verify if your insurance is accepted:

    1. Call the member service information phone number on the back of your insurance card.

    2. Inform your insurance company that you're planning to visit an Urgent Care Center in your area.

    3. Confirm your benefits and coverage for the specific service you are seeking.

    Henry Ford Quick Care Walk-In Clinic
    1515 Woodward Ave. Detroit, MI 48226
    Monday-Friday — 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Reserve a spot in line online —
    No STD testing available

    Henry Ford Medical Center – Detroit Northwest
    7800 West Outer Drive Detroit, MI 48235
    Monday-Friday — 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
    Saturday, Sunday & holidays – 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Reserve a spot in line online —

    Beaumont After Hours Clinics
    3601 W. 13 Mile Rd. Royal Oak, MI 
    Monday-Friday — 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
    Saturday-Sunday — 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

    Ferndale Urgent Care
    641 W 9 Mile Rd Ste C, Ferndale MI 48220
    Open daily 8 a.m.-8 p.m., 7 days a week, including all holidays

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