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Emergency & Trauma

Complete, quality emergency care close to home

Whether you need treatment for chest pain, severe headache, severe stomach pain, breathing problems or a broken bone, Methodist Richardson Medical Center’s two emergency departments are staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with specialists dedicated to returning you and your family to good health.

Emergency Department Locations

Methodist Richardson Medical Center
2831 E. President George Bush Highway
Richardson, TX 75082

Methodist Campus for Continuing Care
401 W. Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080

What We Treat in the Emergency Room

Medical teams at the Methodist Richardson Emergency Departments stand prepared to handle emergencies including heart attack and cardiac events, severe gastrointestinal ailments and stomach pain, severe, sudden headaches, and other symptoms of medical emergencies, including but not limited to:

  • Chest pains
  • Lower abdominal pain
  • Severe bleeding
  • Asthma
  • Allergic reactions
  • Back pain
  • Broken bones
  • Burns
  • Coughing up blood
  • Cuts and lacerations
  • Fever
  • Flu
  • Head, spinal cord, or eye injuries
  • Insect and animal bites
  • Seizures
  • Sprains and strains
  • Sudden dizziness
  • Stroke
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Breathing problems and shortness of breath
  • Change in mental status (such as loss of consciousness, confusion, or trouble waking)
  • Severe headache, especially if it started suddenly
  • Severe stomach pain, including persistent vomiting or diarrhea

Every Minute Counts: Call 911

If you think you or someone you know is having a heart attack or stroke, call 911 immediately. Do not drive to the hospital. By calling 911 at the first sign of symptoms, you buy yourself time. Plus, you give emergency medical personnel the opportunity to start care on-site and en route to the hospital.