About Us


Here at Proximity MD Urgent Care, we strive to deliver quality healthcare at affordable prices. Our urgent care model offers speedy, convenient service without the wasteful inefficiencies commonly associated with your usual doctors’ visit. Open 7 days a week: we’re here for you, when you need us.


Although the name Proximity MD Urgent Care may be new to the area, the people behind the name have served this community for over twenty years. Armando Alvarez M.D. has provided quality healthcare to the citizens of Bakersfield since 1992. Eight years after founding and running Sendas Northwest Urgent Care it was time to move on to a new venture to better serve the community. Along with Dr. Alvarez, several familiar faces are now here with us at Proximity MD Urgent Care. Proximity MD Urgent Care, Quality care close to you.