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Chris Whelan, MD


South Shore Health Express

Dr. Chris Whelan is someone who is devoted to his family as well as devoted to the belief that through an urgent care program, anchored primarily by emergency room trained physicians, we can not only lower the cost of healthcare but increase its quality for all our patients.


State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate


Albert Einstein/LIJ combined internal medicine and emergency medicine program. Dr. Whelan was the chief resident in the last two years of the program.

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Urgent Care at Health Express

Where do you go when an injury or illness is serious, but not life-threatening? What happens when you need to see a doctor right away, but don’t feel the need to go to the closest ...

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Facebook Live: The Benefits of Urgent Care

Do you know the difference between primary care and urgent care, and when is it right for you? Chris Whelan, MD, President, South Shore Health Express, answers your questions about the uses and ...


The Benefits of Urgent Care

While primary care addresses a wide range of healthcare needs, sometimes patients require immediate care that isn’t critical enough to necessitate a trip to the emergency department.

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