Department of Emergency


Emergency surgeons, doctors, and nurses have mere minutes or seconds to make lifesaving treatment decisions. The Department of Emergency Medicine's highly skilled team delivers the best possible care for our community.

More than 290,000 patients a year receive care at one of our six emergency departments in metro Atlanta. These include the region's primary Level I trauma center and the region's leading adult and pediatric referral centers.

No one wants to go to the emergency room. But when it's necessary, you can trust us to care for you. 

Making a Difference

As an academic medical center, we train tomorrow's emergency teams. We also lead cutting-edge research programs that make a difference in our communities safety. Since our teachers and researchers are also doctors providing care through Emory Clinic Emergency Medicine, we can bring the newest treatments and technologies directly to you in your moment of need.

Our areas of expertise include: 

  • Disaster Management
  • Emergency Health Systems Management
  • Injury Prevention
  • Public Health
  • Prehospital & Emergency Medical Services
  • Toxicology
Make an Appointment
To make an appointment, please call 404-778-7777.