The ER can be a scary place for kids. As a parent, you need the assurance of compassionate, expert care. That’s why we strive to give you peace of mind that your little one receives the best possible care in a comfortable, kid-friendly environment.
When your child needs emergency care, trust the experts at The Children's Hospital at TriStar Centennial Medical Center. Our Pediatric & Adult Emergency Room is designed to care for children with little to no waiting and a 24/7 team of board-certified pediatric emergency doctors who are specially trained to take care of children in an emergency. Plus, your child will have direct access to the onsite pediatricians and pediatric specialists at The Children’s Hospital.
Our pediatric care doesn’t stop downtown - we’re proud to serve communities all across Middle Tennessee and South Central Kentucky and our child-friendly ERs are closer than you think! Our connected family of TriStar ERs gives your child access to the pediatric resources here at The Children's Hospital for seamless coordination of care when you need it most.
If you think your child might be experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
Common Pediatric Emergencies
- Difficulty Breathing
- Head Injuries
- High or Persistent Fever
- Severe Allergic Reactions
- Severe Infections
- Severe Pain