Sinai Hospital Emergency Department

We Expect the Unexpected. Emergency Care Minutes From Home

Sinai Hospital is here for your critical medical emergencies. Our 24-hour emergency department is ready for you when you need us most. Designed to set new and improved standards for emergency care and patient experience, ER-7 at Sinai houses seven specialized emergency centers under one roof. Our team of clinical experts work quickly to assess your condition and get you the best possible care.


Our emergency department offers:

  • The Trauma Center is one of only four Level II-designated trauma centers in Baltimore
  • The Emergency Chest Pain Center at Sinai Hospital is a cornerstone of the LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, one of the most advanced cardiac care facilities in the region
  • Emergency-trained physicians on staff around the clock
  • Adult and pediatric specialists available 24 hours a day
  • Onsite, comprehensive imaging technology (including CT scanning)
  • Express triage to direct patients to appropriate care centers within moments of arrival
  • Patient advocates who can address non-medical needs of patients and families
  • On-campus pagers for visitors to maintain alert status outside immediate emergency areas
  • Safe, convenient parking adjacent to the center

When to visit the emergency department

The emergency department is the place to go to treat life-threatening illnesses and injuries. You should visit the ED if you experience any of the following symptoms:

  • Asthma attack or trouble breathing
  • Burns
  • Drug or alcohol overdose
  • Fractures or broken bones
  • Gunshots
  • Heart attack or severe chest pain or pressure
  • Heavy bleeding
  • Intense allergic reaction
  • Knife and other wounds
  • Loss of consciousness, ability to speak, vision, mobility
  • Stroke
  • Suicidal or homicidal feelings
  • Traumatic injury or accident

Not sure when to visit the emergency department, an urgent care center or call your primary care physician?