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We found 6 emergency medicine providers who accept Blue Shield of California near Honolulu, HI.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
770 Kapiolani Boulevard; Suite 705
Honolulu, HI
 

Dr. William Carter's specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Carter is professionally affiliated with Adventist Health System. He is in-network for Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. He graduated from the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
98-1079 Moanalua Road
Aiea, HI
 

Dr. Andy Lee works as an emergency medicine specialist in Aiea, HI. Dr. Lee graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance.

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Specializes in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, Emergency Medicine
347 N Kuakini Street
Honolulu, HI
 

Dr. Davut Savaser is a specialist in undersea and hyperbaric medicine and emergency medicine. Dr. Savaser takes Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
98-1079 Moanalua Road
Aiea, HI
 

Dr. Sidney Lee's specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Lee is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
770 Kapiolani Boulevard; 705
Honolulu, HI
 

Dr. Samuel Cooper is a Honolulu, HI physician who specializes in emergency medicine. He honors Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. He is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
770 Kapiolani Boulevard; Unit 705
Honolulu, HI
 

Dr. Zoe Howard works as an emergency medicine specialist in Honolulu, HI. She accepts Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. Dr. Howard is a graduate of the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine.

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What is Emergency Medicine?

Emergency medicine, as the name implies, refers to the treatment of patients whose illness or injury is an emergency. This usually means the illness or injury is serious and was unexpected. Emergency medicine includes disaster response teams, ambulance personnel such as EMTs and paramedics, and doctors or nurses at an ER.

Emergency medicine specialists are trained to deal with all kinds of different conditions affecting all kinds of different people, as just about any medical condition can become an emergency. An emergency medicine physician might treat patients with:
  • Trauma from a car accident
  • Heart attack
  • Poisoning
  • Near drowning
  • Broken bones
  • Premature labor
  • Drug overdose
  • Suicide attempt
  • Burns
  • High fever

In a busy emergency room, staff could even potentially see all of these problems in the same day. Emergency medicine specialists work in a fast-paced environment, treating serious health issues. They must make decisions quickly. Because emergency care is the only point of access to health care for many Americans, emergency medicine physicians must also provide screening and referrals as well as treatment.

There are over 120 million ER visits in the United States every year. Emergency medicine is a very important part of the health care system, and the providers routinely save lives.