MinuteClinic Inside CVS Pharmacy at 978 BOYLSTON ST., NEWTON, Massachusetts 02461

MinuteClinic hours:

  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: Closed

Walk-ins are back at MinuteClinic

Walk in at your convenience or schedule an appointment online.

Walk-in visits are subject to availability.
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MinuteClinic Inside CVS Pharmacy at 978 BOYLSTON ST., NEWTON, Massachusetts 02461

What can I expect from CVS MinuteClinic® at 978 BOYLSTON ST. NEWTON, MA?

MinuteClinic® is a walk-in and book clinic inside your local NEWTON CVS/Pharmacy® or HealthHUB® location. At our HealthHUB locations, you can receive most MinuteClinic services as well as shop our health products. Our clinics give you a cheaper and more convenient alternative to emergency rooms and urgent cares, while still offering most of the same services. With the ability to walk in and make an appointment, you can come in at any time – including evenings and weekends. MinuteClinic® provides quality health care for adults and children over 18 months. We treat a wide range of conditions and illnesses to ensure that you and your family get well and stay well. Some of our services include TB testing, flu shots, and sports physicals . Come in for a MinuteClinic visit and receive quality health care on your schedule!

How Much is a MinuteClinic Visit at 978 BOYLSTON ST. NEWTON, MA with and without Insurance?

MinuteClinic® prices in NEWTON range anywhere from $35 to $250 depending on the service, which makes us 40% cheaper than urgent care centers. Please visit our service price list and insurance information page to see detailed pricing and insurance breakdowns. At CVS MinuteClinic®, most insurance plans are accepted. We recommend contacting your insurance company prior to your visit to be sure that the service you are seeking will be covered. How much you will have to pay out of pocket will depend on your insurance coverage. If you do not have insurance or prefer to pay out of pocket, you may pay with cash, card, or check. Prices may vary depending on the complexity of the case. Lab tests and additional services may result in additional charges.

Can’t make it in for a visit? We also have Video Visits, which enable you to see one of our health care professionals from the comfort of your own home as an alternative for just $59 per visit. Currently, a Video Visit is not covered by insurance and is not required to get treatment.

There’s nothing like a sinus infection to make you dread a much-anticipated trip. Similarly, an especially uncomfortable bout of heartburn can make you wonder what the heck is going on inside your body. Perhaps our MinuteClinic® can help. Our professionals diagnose and treat a variety of minor illnesses, injuries and skin conditions. In addition, we offer vaccinations, women’s services, physicals and general wellness services, travel health, and screenings and monitoring.

You can walk into our clinic seven days a week and be seen without an appointment. Find us at 978 Boylston Street in Newton. We’re close to Cold Spring Park, inside CVS Pharmacy®. That’s especially nice for our patients who need to fill prescriptions after being seen or who would like to shop for over-the-counter medications. For help getting here, you can input, “walk in clinic near me,” into your smartphone’s search engine.

Protect yourself against serious illnesses down the road

Illnesses such as flu, measles, mumps and shingles can wreak havoc on your health. In some cases, they even kill people. We offer vaccinations for these conditions as well as for many others. Under the travel health umbrella, we provide pre-travel consults to safeguard against motion sickness, traveler’s diarrhea, malaria, the Zika virus and other potential conditions on your next trip.

What about chronic conditions such as diabetes or high cholesterol? We can help catch them early and monitor them so that they hopefully stay under control. In addition, we offer assistance with smoking cessation and weight loss. Our physicals may also catch any potentially worrisome issues early, and some of our other services include TB testing, ear wax removal, epi pen refills and immunity testing.

Obtain women’s services

At our clinic, female patients can receive services such as pregnancy evaluations, birth control care and treatment for UTIs, bladder infections, yeast infections and HPV.

Seek treatment for many illnesses, skin conditions and injuries

You may be dealing with one of these common ailments:

  • Sinus infection and congestion
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Cough
  • Ear pain
  • Mouth pain
  • Vomiting
  • Sore throat
  • STDs
  • Tick bite
  • Bug bite or sting
  • Joint pain
  • Cut
  • Minor burn
  • Acne
  • Swimmer’s itch
  • Cold sores
  • Impetigo
  • Scabies
  • Poison ivy and poison oak
  • Sunburn

Our medical professionals at MinuteClinic® can make diagnoses, recommend treatment plans and prescribe medication when necessary. In addition, we do one-time medication renewals.

Walk in to be seen or to make an appointment

One great thing about our clinic is that you can walk in and be seen without an appointment. In fact, you could notice an odd skin rash one morning and be seen within the hour—no need to call the doctor’s office and worry all day until your evening appointment what the rash might be. At the same time, we often give patients the option to make appointments. Do whatever serves your needs best at that moment.

MinuteClinic® accepts most insurance plans, and uninsured patients are welcome. Our prices are affordable, and you can check the online price lists to see how much you would pay for a certain treatment or procedure. For questions, give us a call at 1-866-389-2727.

Services at 978 BOYLSTON ST., NEWTON, 02461:
  • Illnesses & Infections

  • Men's & Women's Health

  • Mental Health & Wellness

  • Tests, Screenings & Physicals

  • Other Services


Related FAQs

A retail clinic (also known as a convenient care clinic) is a health center located within a retail store. A MinuteClinic® in a CVS Pharmacy, select Target stores or CVS HealthHub is an example of a retail clinic. Retail clinics provide services to help you take care of minor health needs…
Telemedicine and telehealth use digital communication tools to deliver health-related services. This may include the use of video conferencing, text messaging and digital apps. Many people see telemedicine and telehealth as the same thing. However, many health organizations classify them differently…
A "walk-in clinic" is a facility that provides high quality, affordable health care options when you don’t need an emergency room. All MinuteClinic® locations are walk-in clinics that provide convenient access to care every day, including evenings and weekends. Urgent care clinics can take care of more serious but non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses…
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