We found 15 emergency medicine providers near Wichita Falls, TX.

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Dr. Ramasamy Selvaraj MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Armando Moreno M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Stuart Meyer M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Cesar Porta MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Average rating 4.0 stars out of 5 (1 rating)
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Victor Zardain M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Salmaan Sayed Muneer MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Address: 1301 3rd Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Alan Scott Myers MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Cortnie H. Walker M.D.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Rodrigo X. Menchaca MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Eric A. Jackson D.O.
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: Smith Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Ms. Elsa C. Pearce PA-C
Specializes in Emergency Medicine, Surgery
Address: 1722 9th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Ricardo Ruiz MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Address: 1600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Dr. Deshawn K. Stewart MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Address: 4118 Candlewood Circle, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
Sesan Fatuade Ogunleye MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Address: 1301 3rd Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Vicki Voss
Specializes in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Address: 3407 Oxford Lane, Wichita Falls, TX 76310
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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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