ER & Level II Trauma Center in Arlington, TX
3301 Matlock Rd
Arlington, TX 76015
Medical City Arlington has been designated a Level II Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health Services, making it the first and only hospital in Arlington to achieve this distinguished classification. A Level II trauma designation represents the second-highest level of trauma designation available.
Our emergency medicine team, made up of board-certified physicians, nurses and specialists, treats about 2,000 trauma patients annually with more than 96,000 emergency room visits each year.
Timely Emergency Care
As a Level II Trauma Center, Medical City Arlington provides:
- Dedicated trauma resuscitation rooms in the 56-bed emergency department
- Dedicated trauma operating rooms available 24/7
- Dedicated 24-bed neuro-trauma ICU
- Continuous availability of neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, interventional radiology, laboratory services, radiology and blood bank
- On-campus inpatient rehabilitation unit
We have an outstanding working relationship with local and regional ambulance services, allowing for heart attack and stroke protocols to begin well before patients arrive.
Specialized Pediatric Emergency Rooms
In addition to advanced, comprehensive adult emergency care, Medical City Arlington offers full-service emergency diagnosis and treatment for infants and children of all ages. It’s like having the pediatric emergency care of Medical City Children’s Hospital in your neighborhood — so you don’t have to go to a children’s hospital to find expert pediatric ER care close to home. Our staff and specially trained physicians provide the highest quality healthcare according to guidelines for care set by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Emergency Physicians and the Emergency Nurses Association.
Advanced Chest Pain & Stroke Care
We were Arlington’s first Chest Pain Center accredited by The Society for Chest Pain Centers and have a Cycle V Designation. Medical City Arlington is also certified by the Joint Commission as Primary Stroke Center with an on-site dedicated Stroke Team and a dedicated CT Scan in the ER to help facilitate protocol-driven care when minutes matter most.