Patient Information

  • Antibody Treatment

    Learn more about what it is, who it can help, and how to schedule.

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Available

    Currently, the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) recommends that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose.

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  • The Delta Wave: Important Info

    UTMB is seeing a steep increase in the number of COVID-19 patients. 

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Before you pick a time: 

  • Please ensure we have accurate email and cell phone contact information, so that we may reach you in a timely manner if necessary.
  • Masking is required in all UTMB primary care and urgent care locations.
  • If you are currently participating in or have participated in a COVID vaccine study, please contact your study coordinator before scheduling.
  • The two-dose vaccines require two separate injections given three to four weeks apart. Your second injection will be automatically scheduled at the same location as the first injection. When scheduling, please make sure you will be available for the second dose in three to four weeks. If not, please wait to schedule.
  • If you are interested in the single-dose vaccine option (Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine), please email and indicate your preference, so we can work to accommodate your request. Johnson & Johnson appointments are subject to vaccine availability; locations may vary.

Two-Dose Vaccine SchedulingAll Locations: Age 12+, Pfizer

At this time, COVID-19 vaccines have only been approved for ages 12 and up; we are not able to offer a vaccine to anyone under 12 per FDA regulations. A parent or legal guardian must be present for any minor (age 12-17) receiving a COVID vaccine.

Select your vaccination location and time:

Are you scheduling the first dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine?

  • Please Note: Morning appointments are at the Friendswood High School and afternoon appointments are at the Middle School!

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  • The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines each involve two shots, normally administered 21 or 28 days apart, respectively. Both shots in the series are necessary and must be from the same manufacturer. The second shot is typically scheduled after the first shot has been given, at the clinic.

    Please contact the UTMB Access Center at (832) 632-6731 to discuss your appointment needs.

    Need to Reschedule an Existing Vaccine Appointment with UTMB? If your appointment was made with UTMB, send an email to Include your name and date of birth, along with the date of your original vaccination appointment and whether this is your first or second vaccination. We will work to accommodate your request as our vaccine supply and appointment slots allow.

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 TESTING: To ensure we offer a safe environment for all patients, we are now scheduling all COVID-19 testing and are no longer offering walk-in testing. Please schedule online below or call (832) 632-6731. Choose the time and location that best fits your need from many sites in the region. Evening and weekend hours are available for testing. To schedule to see an urgent or primary care provider please visit the same day care webpage.

  • COVID-19 testing is available at many UTMB Health sites, schedule the next available covid test in a location near you.
  • Based on current demand, COVID test results at UTMB Health are usually available in 48 hours or less.  

START HERE to Schedule a COVID Test Only Visit: Choose the time & location that best fits your schedule.

  • Please follow instructions on this web page to sign up/into my chart and schedule your test.

  • This appointment is for COVID testing ONLY.
    Please select a time for your COVID-19 TEST ONLY visit.

    · All Urgent Care clinics serve adults and children.
    · Pediatric and adult time slots IN GALVESTON are separate. Be sure to read the RED title above the available times to choose the correct type of provider. Any adults scheduled into pediatric slots may need rescheduling.
    · Always confirm the correct clinic location by double-checking the appointment confirmation page.

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UTMB Safety Requirements

Caring for you & keeping you safe. Always.

You need routine care to stay healthy. As always, UTMB is here to help. Our expert physicians and healthcare providers are ready to meet your needs. Safely and comfortably.

UTMB has resumed services across the region for our patients and continues to take measures to ensure the health and safety of patients, visitors and staff. We are available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and your health and wellness are our top priority. Please visit the Appointment Information page for all appointment options or call our Access Center at (800) 917-8906 for an appointment.