Urgent Care for Asthma in Chicago

Asthma

Asthma is a condition of impaired breathing caused by airway spasm and inflammation.

Asthma Symptoms

Some people have very mild, intermittent asthma, while other people struggle with daily asthma symptoms. Symptoms vary, but include:
  • wheezing
  • coughing
  • shortness of breath
  • chest tightness

Asthma Causes

Asthma triggers can include:
  • exercise
  • cigarette smoke
  • respiratory viruses (cold, flu)
  • allergens (dust, pollen, mold)

Asthma Treatment

Whether you need an inhaler refill, in-office breathing treatment, or adjustment of your daily preventive regimen, the providers at Michigan Avenue Immediate Care can help. Walk-in or reserve your appointment time now.

True Emergency? For true life-threatening emergencies, such as chest pain, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, or severe abdominal pain, you should go to the nearest emergency department or call 911.