We found 24 emergency medicine providers near Carrollton, GA.

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Richard Warren M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Dr. Sheila Best MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 221 Turtle Cove, Carrollton, GA 30116
Jesse Mitchell Jr. M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Oladapo A. Odujebe MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 336 W Club Drive, Carrollton, GA 30117
Theodore Nicholson M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Average rating 2.25 stars out of 5 (1 rating)
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Richard Whitaker M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Average rating 1.13 stars out of 5 (2 ratings)
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Brett Wynn M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Timothy Paul M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
John Engel Jr. M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Average rating 2.25 stars out of 5 (1 rating)
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Jason Mount M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Dr. Timothy Nathan Thomas D.O.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 119 Fairway Drive, Carrollton, GA 30117
Nicholas Machael Vetrano M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Benjamin Camp M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: Carrollton, GA
Thomas Fitzgerald III M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
Ray Stedwell M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Average rating 1.25 stars out of 5 (1 rating)
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
William Watson M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117
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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.
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