Arkansas Surgical Hospital will have a ribbon cutting and grand opening of its first Urgent Care Center on Thursday.

It will take place at 7339 North Hills Blvd., Suite 100, in Sherwood and will start at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4.

The clinic will open for business at 8 a.m. on Friday morning.

“We are excited to expand our medical services into Sherwood and North Little Rock,” said hospital CEO Carrie Helm in a release. “This location allows us to increase our ability to continually meet the growing healthcare needs of our community. We are making it convenient for physicians and patients to find low cost, quality medical care close to home. Arkansas Surgical Hospital is proud to bring this highly sought after Urgent Care model under our continually expanding umbrella of services. This affiliation helps patients find the right specialist at the right time; especially for orthopedic and spine care needs.”

The clinic will be open seven days a week with Monday through Friday hours being 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on the weekends it will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, call 748-8000.