Emergency and Trauma Medicine
If you are currently experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911!
You can’t predict an emergency, but when one strikes, UAMS emergency medicine physicians and staff are committed to providing you and your family with personalized care in a caring and comforting environment.
As the only academic medical center in Arkansas, we offer one of the most comprehensive 24-hour emergency facilities staffed to provide response to the emergency care needs of the community.
UAMS Only Medical Center in Arkansas Recognized by American College of Surgeons as Adult Level 1 Trauma Center
We are prepared to treat patients with a wide range of medical needs from those who are critically ill or injured to those with minor illness or injury. And if needed, our emergency and trauma doctors have immediate access to our in-house specialists such as orthopedic/trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, cardiologists and others. Many of the state’s top doctors in their field are on staff at UAMS and are just a phone call away.
Through the enhanced facilities in our hospital, we have taken emergency and trauma medical care to a new level. We now offer our patients state-of-the-art life-saving expertise and technologies blended with a patient-friendly design, providing privacy and top-notch care that is vital to our patients and families in times of medical need.
Please contact us to learn more about our emergency/trauma medical services at UAMS.
Poison Control Hotline
1-800-376-4766 or 501-686-6161