Emergency Care in Irving
Las Colinas Medical Center is here to help you with any medical emergency situation, ranging from minor injuries to life-threatening events. The ER in Irving, Texas is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
With years of experience caring for families in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, our board-certified emergency physicians and nurses offer top quality healthcare, advanced technology, and up-to-the-minute knowledge available to manage critical conditions. Our emergency room is well equipped to limit wait times and quickly get you the care you need.
With short wat times, our emergency medicine team provides quality care and ensures:
- Triage, immediate bedding and bedside registration
- Collaboration between physicians, nurses and support staff
- Treatment of illness or injury from minor to critical
- State-of-the-art testing and diagnostics, including point of care technology
- Rapid treatment decisions leading to discharge or admission
If you think you or a loved one are experiencing a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately or go to the closest emergency room
Know the Signs and Symptoms of Heart Attack & Stroke
When you know the signs and symptoms of heart attack and stroke, you are able to get the life-saving emergency care as soon as possible. If you find yourself experiencing these symptoms or think you might be having a heart attack or stroke, your first priority should be to call 911. Receiving fast emergency care gives you the best chance at survival and recovery.
According to the Director of the Emergency Department at Las Colinas Medical Center, "Every second counts when it comes to treating a heart attack – time is muscle! This is the most important step in providing the highest quality care when treating cardiac patients."
We are proud to be a Cycle II accredited Chest Pain Center. Las Colinas Medical Center has demonstrated its expertise and commitment to cardiac care by meeting or exceeding criteria for chest pain centers.
When to take your baby or child to the Emergency Room?
If your child is experiencing a fever or nausea, diarrhea and vomiting, it is always a good idea to check for other symptoms and consult with your pediatrician as well as trust your instincts as a parent. Specially trained emergency pediatric staff at Las Colinas Medical Center can help determine severity, underlying causes, and treatment options for your child's symptoms.
When should an adult with a severe headache visit the emergency room?
Headaches can be symptoms of more severe underlying conditions and are taken very seriously by professionals at Las Colinas Medical Center. Check for other related symptoms, such as nausea, dizziness, or vomiting, and go to the emergency room or call 911 to be evaluated immediately.
When to visit the Emergency Room with a sprain or fracture?
If you have suffered an injury such as a sprain or fracture, stabilize and apply ice to the injured area. Once you make it to the emergency room, our staff will be able to take x-rays to see how extensive the injury may be.