Health Resources

Low Cost Care

General Low Cost Health Care Resources

Categories:First Choice Community Healthcare
*Best option for dependents who cannot be seen at SHAC*
Location:7704-A 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
Appointment hours:Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Cost of regular appointment:Depends on income; bring proof of income for sliding fee scale.
**Medical and dental services available**

Urgent Care

After Hours & Urgent Care 24 hours, 7 days/week (unless noted otherwise)

Go to urgent care if the situation is not life-threatening; visit a hospital if it is a life-threatening issue.

UNM Main Hospital
2211 Lomas NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 272-2111


Presbyterian Health Care (urgent care & hospital)
1100 Central Ave. SE, Albuquerque, NM, 87106
(505) 841-1234


UNM Westside Clinic (urgent care)
4008 McMahon Blvd, Albuquerque, NM
Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm;
(505) 272-2900


Presbyterian Kaseman Hospital
8300 Constitution NE, Albuquerque, NM
(505) 291-2000



UNM Northeast Heights Clinic (urgent care)
7801 Academy Rd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
(505) 272-2700
Lovelace Health Care (urgent care)
601 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE
(505) 727-8000



A 911-emergency is a situation in which someone needs immediate help because he or she is injured or in immediate danger.Call 911 if you or somebody around you:
- Is unconscious after an accident, drinking too much or an overdose of pills or drugs;
- Has trouble breathing, during an asthma attack or seizure;
- Is choking;
- Has been severely injured.

Dental Services

North Valley Dental ClinicUNM Dental HygieneDental Services Robert J. Gherardi, DM & David T. Moore, DDS
Phone: 505 - 345 - 8309Phone: 505 - 272 - 4106Phone: 505 - 293 - 6125
Location: 1231 Candelaria NW,
ABQ, NM 87107
Location: 2320 Tucker NE
ABQ, NM 87131
Location: 3900 Eubank NE, suite 5,
ABQ, NM 87111
Appointment hours: Monday - Thursday 7am-4pm; Friday 7am -12:30pmAppointment hours: Monday - Friday 8AM - 4:30PMAppointment hours: Monday - Thursday 7am-6pm; Friday 7am-5pm
Cost: $25 co-pay for general services; cost of treatments depends on income; bring proof of income for sliding fee scale.Cost: Preventive and therapeutic dental hygiene services. Prices are greatly reduced from private clinics.Cost: Initial examination free; 10% discounts to UNM students.

Eating Disorder Resources

Eating Disorders Treatment Center
Phone: 505 - 266 - 6121
(Leave a voice mail first, then receive a callback for appointment)
Location: 5203 Juan Tabo Blvd., Suite 2A/B, ABQ, NM 87111
Appointment hours: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm.
Cost: Consultation cost: $130 (sliding scale for students)


UNM Recreational Services
*Best option for UNM paid scholars and their dependents*
Planet Fitness
Phone: 505 - 272 - 3989Phone: 505 - 872 - 0232
Location: UNM, Johnson Center, MSC06 3870Location: 3821 Menaul Blvd. NE, ABQ, NM 87110
Appointment hours:Monday-Friday: 6am-9:45pm; Saturday-Sunday: 11am-5:45pm.Appointment hours: Monday-Friday: 24 hours; Saturday-Sunday 7am-7pm.
Fee: Membership is free for UNM students; spouses and dependents of UNM students pay $40 per semester.Fee: Membership fees range from $10 - $20 per month + start-up fees.


New Life New Body-Health Counseling
Phone: 505 - 450 - 5593
Location: 2491 Sawmill Rd #603, Santa Fe, NM 87505; 4321 Carlisle NE, Albuquerque, NM
Appointment hours: Monday-Friday 9am-6pm.
Fee: Initial consultation cost: $45+tax (sliding scale available for students)


Planned Parenthood
Phone: 505 - 265 - 3722
Location: 3625 Central Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
Appointment hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8-5pm; Wednesday 12pm-7pm; Saturday 9am-3pm.
Fee: Cost of consultations & exams with insurance varies based on plan.
Estimated cost of annual exams without insurance: $130 (include pap test and mammogram for women); $10 urine pregnancy test.

Free Immunizations and Vaccinations

South East Heights: 7525 Zuni Road SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106; Phone (505)841-8928

North East Heights: 8120 La Mirada Place NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109; Phone (505)332-4850

North Valley: 7704 2nd Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107; Phone (505)897-5700

South Valley Family Health Commons: 2001 North Centro Familiar Boulevard SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105; Phone (505)452-4048

Alamosa: 6900 Gonzales Road SW, Suite F, Albuquerque, NM 87121; Phone (505)833-9950

**Call for more information about services and how to make appointments**