Emergency and Trauma Services For The Whole Family

In a medical emergency, every second is vital. When you or a loved one are in need of exceptional care quickly, it is comforting to know you can rely on East Cooper Medical Center. Our advanced emergency room was designed to deliver services including trauma, cardiac, stroke, orthopedics, general surgery and maternal and pediatric care.

Our Level III ER and Trauma Care: Quick, Compassionate When You Need It Most

Our Level III Trauma center serves the community and provides prompt assessment, resuscitation, emergency operations, stabilization, and also arrange transfer to a higher level of trauma care for definitive treatment. Our emergency department is lead by board-certified emergency doctors, nurses and other health care professionals are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Learn more about why so many patients put their trust in the ER at East Cooper Medical Center.

Whether it’s providing consistent and frequent updates, answering any questions you have, or working around the clock to diagnosis the problem, we are here for you. We also offer a Level III Trauma Center to ensure that you receive the highest level of care when you visit our hospital. In the event of an emergency, you’ll be in good hands at East Cooper.

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Health Fact:

Americans make 130 million—Visits to ERs each year


Working to keep patients safe, from someone who knows

Kate Darby is experienced at sitting in the ER waiting room. Her two active boys have a knack for pushing their physical limits just a tad too far. When one of her sons needed stiches after cutting his arm while playing baseball, she knew there was no hospital better than East Cooper Medical Center.

"We were seen almost immediately and Canham was examined, cleaned up and then got his stitches. The doctor gave us our discharge orders, and we were on our way in less than 45 minutes,” says Kate. “All of the staff in the ER was friendly and reassuring. We went back 10 days later to have the stitches removed, and again the East Cooper ER team excelled.”

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