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Centre Pointe Emergency

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Moncks Corner Medical Center

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Summerville Medical Center

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Trident Medical Center

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Emergency Care

Your nearest emergency room isn’t far away

Trident Health System in Charleston offers 24-hour emergency care at our Trident, Summerville and Moncks Corner Medical Centers and Centre Pointe EMERGENCY locations. All of our ERs in South Carolina are equipped to handle medical emergencies, from concussions to chest pain.

Map & Directions

Thanks to our conveniently located hospitals and standalone ERs, the nearest emergency room to you is never far away.

  • The emergency care teams at Trident and Summerville Medical Center treat more than 145,000 patients each year.
  • The emergency care teams at Moncks Corner Medical Center and Centre Pointe Emergency care for mor than 30,000 patients each year.
  • The specialists at Trident Medical Center's Level ll Trauma Center treat more than 1,400 patients a year.

All four emergency room locations employ board-certified emergency medicine physicians, with 24-hour availability of radiologists, subspecialty physicians and lab personnel for diagnostic procedures.

All of our ER services are linked to and served by EMS, allowing for immediate response to any disaster in the community requiring expert emergency care. For more information, contact Consult-A-Nurse at (843) 797-FIND.

What conditions are treated at an ER?

Typical patients range from those with chest pain, trauma or abdominal pain to those with headaches or stroke. The ERs at Trident and Summerville Medical Centers both offer “fast track” services for expedient care of patients less critically ill.

For more severe conditions, like heart attacks or strokes, our emergency rooms offer fast diagnoses as well as advanced technology and expertise to treat severely injured and critically ill patients.

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