Blood Pressure Screenings in Kent, WA

Blood pressure screenings are quick, simple tests that measure the force of blood pushing against artery walls when your heart is beating.

Blood pressure is measured in two readings: systolic pressure, measuring the pressure of the blood when the heart contracts, and diastolic pressure, measuring the pressure between heartbeats.

As a standard part of any medical visit, the physicians at AFC Urgent Care Southcenter will check your blood pressure to will ensure that you are not at risk for any heart-health complications during your visit.

Blood pressure readings can detect health issues such as the below and more:

  • Hypertension
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol

Open seven days a week, our urgent care center is fully equipped with a state-of-the-art lab and digital x-ray system, allowing us to treat our patients symptomatic of high blood pressure.  Following your visit, we can refer you to your primary care physician or specialist, as needed.

For more information about our blood pressure screenings, or other services we provide at our urgent care center, please call to speak with one of our medical professionals at 425-291-3300.