AFC Urgent Care Grand Opening Press Release

American Family Care Opening New Urgent Care in Allen

State-Of-The-Art Facility Will Deliver Affordable, Quality Health Care to Collin County

ALLEN, Texas – American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s leading provider of urgent care and occupational medicine, continues to expand its national care network with the opening of the latest AFC urgent care clinic in Allen, Texas. The new state-of-the-art facility will start seeing patients seven days a week at 325 Central Expressway South, on Thursday, January 10th.

The new AFC urgent care center provides a comprehensive list of medical services that save families time and money. “We are very excited about opening a second location in Allen and being part of the community,” says Justin Rains, CEO of AFC in Allen and Southlake. “AFC is a proven asset to any medical community. Not only do our facilities help reduce the burden of overworked emergency rooms, they also cut back the wait time for patients with non-life-threatening emergencies, like the flu or a broken arm.”


AFC Allen Services


Dr. Carl Vest, a 19-year veteran family medicine physician, is the Chief Medical Director of AFC in Allen and Southlake. “Urgent care is a convenient, economical alternative to visiting a hospital emergency room,” explains Dr. Vest. “Our mission is to offer fast, efficient and affordable care and to have patients treated and out the door in as little as 30 – 45 minutes.”

 AFC Allen Grand Opening

=         Ribbon Cutting and Open House: Wednesday, January 9th at 4:30 pm.

=         Open to patients: Thursday, December 13th

=         325 Central Expressway South, Allen, TX 75013

=         Phone Number: 469.640.4232



About American Family Care:

Founded by Dr. Bruce Irwin with a single location in 1982, American Family Care has pioneered the concept of non-emergency room urgent care. With its 2013 acquisition of the Doctors Express, and its subsequent rebranding, AFC has become the nation’s leading provider of urgent care, accessible primary care, and occupational medicine, with 200 clinics and 600 in-network physicians caring for nearly 3 million patients a year. Ranked by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S., AFC’s stated mission is to provide the best healthcare possible, in a kind and caring environment, while respecting the rights of all patients, in an economical manner, at times and locations convenient to the patient. For more information, visit