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If you experience any symptoms of weakness, unsteadiness, lightheadedness or dizziness, chest pain or pressure, nausea or shortness of breath, consult a medical professional immediately.
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Velocity Care does not accept incoming ambulances at our clinics. If we believe it is necessary for you to be seen immediately in an emergency room setting, we will call an ambulance to transfer you.
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