Finding Providers
loading

We found 6 emergency medicine providers who accept United Healthcare Gold near Frisco, TX.

Dr. Sing-Yi Feng, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology
7601 Preston Road
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Sing-Yi Feng's areas of specialization are pediatric emergency medicine and medical toxicology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Feng include sedation, lead poisoning, and substance abuse treatment. She is an in-network provider for United Healthcare EPO, United Healthcare Bronze, United Healthcare Silver, and more. Dr. Feng's education and training includes medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and residency at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Feng include: Most Valuable Personnel Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL and Dean's List Penn State University Eberly College of Science. She is affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Poisoning, Lead Poisoning, HIV/AIDS, Sedation, Substance Abuse Treatment, Counseling Services, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jay Robert Woody, MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
9205 Legacy Drive
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Jay Woody sees patients in Sunnyvale, TX and Frisco, TX. His medical specialty is emergency medicine. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dr. Woody attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His distinctions include: Best Abstract Presenter at Texas College of Emergency Medicine Austin; Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine Residency Parkland Hospital 2000-2001; and First Place Oral Presentation at Southeast SAEM New Orleans. He is affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Emergency Medicine, General Internal Medicine
7920 Preston Road; Suite 500
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Mahanprakash Chimanji sees patients in Rockport, TX, Plano, TX, and Vernon, TX. His medical specialty is general internal medicine. He studied medicine at Grant Medical College. Patient ratings for Dr. Chimanji average 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
7601 Preston Road
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Michael Cowan's area of specialization is pediatric emergency medicine. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Cowan studied medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
7601 Preston Road
Plano, TX
 

Dr. William Morrissey's specialty is pediatric emergency medicine. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more
Dr. Khoshnood Ahmad, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
11550 Legacy Drive; Suite #420
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Khoshnood Ahmad is a specialist in pediatric emergency medicine. Dr. Ahmad attended medical school at Nishtar Medical College. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, United Healthcare Compass, and Aetna HSA.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Ethnicity/Race

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

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.