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Pediatric emergency care

Specialized staff provide pediatric emergency care in a pediatric-friendly emergency room (ER). Highly trained pediatric doctors and nurses use child-sized medical equipment to evaluate and treat your child for medical emergencies.

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Pediatric emergency room (ER) in Smyrna, Tennessee

We know fast treatment is critical to caring for your child during an emergency.

TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center is one of Rutherford County's leading providers of high-quality pediatric emergency care. Our pediatric specialists are equipped with kid-sized technology to meet your child's needs in a kid-friendly setting.

Need a physician referral?

TriStar MedLine can help. We are available by phone Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 7:00pm CST.

TriStar MedLine can help. We are available by phone Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 7:00pm CST.

Common pediatric emergencies

Our pediatric emergency team is equipped to provide care for a number of both common and uncommon pediatric emergencies. Some of the pediatric emergencies we treat most often include:

  • Asthma attacks
  • Dehydration
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Fractures
  • Head injuries
  • High or persistent fever
  • Seizures
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Severe infections
  • Severe pain

Emergency medicine services for kids

Our focus is not only on providing the highest quality medical care, but also on creating a comfortable environment for the whole family.

About our pediatric ER

Our facility features a separate waiting area for pediatric patients and their families. Your child will be treated in one of six state-of-the-art examination rooms. Services and amenities we offer include:

  • 24/7 staffing by pediatric emergency medicine physicians
  • Access to advanced care at The Children's Hospital at TriStar Centennial Medical Center
  • Access to our Level III Trauma Center
  • On-call availability of pediatric surgeons and anesthesiologists
Our Level III NICU

We also offer neonatal care at our neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Here, our team of doctors, nurses and neonatologists provides comprehensive care for babies born prematurely, between 32 and 39 weeks of gestation. So no matter what type of care your little one needs, we are always ready to help them grow healthy and strong.

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