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We found 10 emergency medicine providers near Statesville, NC.

Dr. Cari Wilcox Thompson, MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Cari Dillard's medical specialty is emergency medicine. She is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. Dr. Dillard is a graduate of the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine and a graduate of Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center's residency program. She welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Marie Anne Violette, DO
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Marie Hurd works as an emergency medicine specialist. Dr. Hurd's hospital/clinic affiliations include Iredell Memorial Hospital, Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy, and Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville. She is accepting new patients. She attended medical school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Dr. Stacey Renee Gouzenne, MD
Specializes in Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine
234 Turnersburg Highway
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Stacey Gouzenne practices urgent care and emergency medicine in Charlotte, NC and Statesville, NC. She is in-network for Medicare insurance. She is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Gouzenne has received the following distinctions: Doctor of the Quarter (4th), Piedmont Medical Center and 5 year service award, Carolinas Medical Center. She speaks Medical Spanish.

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Dr. Richard Thomas Arriviello Jr., DO
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Richard Arriviello's specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Arriviello honors Medicare insurance. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University for residency. He is affiliated with Davis Regional Medical Center and Lake Norman Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Michael Scott Buchsbaum, MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
218 Old Mocksville Road
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Michael Buchsbaum specializes in emergency medicine and practices in Charlotte, NC and Statesville, NC. Before completing his residency at Christiana Care Health System, Dr. Buchsbaum attended medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. Dr. Buchsbaum is professionally affiliated with Davis Regional Medical Center, Carolinas HealthCare System, and Stanly Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
218 Old Mocksville Road
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Todd Gardner is an emergency medicine specialist. He is professionally affiliated with Davis Regional Medical Center, CaroMont Health, and Albemarle Hospital. He graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals and Graduate Hospital.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
218 Old Mocksville Road
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Christopher Velligan's specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Velligan graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at UNC Hospitals. He is professionally affiliated with Davis Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. George McCammon's specialty is emergency medicine. He studied medicine at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. McCammon is professionally affiliated with Iredell Memorial Hospital.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

Dr. Nicholas Reid sees patients in Statesville, NC and Durham, NC. His medical specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Reid is professionally affiliated with Duke University Hospital.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
557 Brookdale Drive
Statesville, NC
 

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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.