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Emergency Services

Geisinger Wyoming Valley

Expert Emergency and Trauma Care in Wilkes-Barre

An expert level of emergency care is standing by 24 hours a day, every day in northeastern Pennsylvania. So whether you have small children, active teenagers, or older friends and relatives, you have access to excellent emergency care.

Level II Trauma Center

Geisinger Wyoming Valley is home to the only Level II Trauma Center in Luzerne County. Experienced trauma surgeons and others who specialize in emergency medicine are available 24 hours a day. They are always ready to care for the most serious injuries and illnesses. Neurosurgeons and orthopaedic surgeons are also on call.

Specialized Emergency Care

Our medical staff is dedicated to continuously providing the safest, highest quality services. As a result of our integrated and comprehensive treatment programs, Geisinger Wyoming Valley has been named an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a designated Level 1 Heart Attack Program.

Fast Track, for less serious conditions

Geisinger offers Fast Track services so you and your family can get prompt treatment for sprains, strains, and other minor medical problems, and then quickly return to the comfort of your home.

We plan for your emergencies

All of our emergency and urgent care facilities are located next to the operating suite and radiology services, enabling these specialists to provide life-saving care to you and your family as quickly as possible. Other members of our emergency care and trauma teams specialize in:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical care medicine
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Emergency medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Otolaryngology, or ear, nose and throat
  • Radiology

Geisinger’s fleet of emergency helicopters

Our LifeFlight program connects life-saving care to millions of Pennsylvanians.