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Ascension Seton Smithville Emergency Department

  • Emergency Care
Hours
Open 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week
Appointments

About Us

In Smithville, Texas, our ER care teams at Ascension Seton Smithville Hospital are here for you when you need us most, with a 24-hour ER.

Questions about the care you need or the closest ER? Call us.
Our ERs are ready 24/7 when you need care for major or life-threatening illness or injury. If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or dial 9-1-1. However, if you are unsure if you need emergency care - or don't know when or where to go - call our care navigation hotline to find the location or site of care that's right for you at 512-324-2424. Our care navigation hotline has medical professionals available 24/7 who can help you determine when and where to go, at no cost to you. As always, we continue to have strict precautions in place for your safety while in our care.

Emergency Care close to home

In south-central/Texas, Ascension Seton Smithville  Emergency Department delivers 24/7 emergency care for serious and life-threatening injuries and illnesses. We listen to quickly understand your health needs. Then, we provide care that’s right for you. Board-certified emergency care doctors and care teams at Ascension are trained in advanced life-saving services. From the moment you walk through the door, we deliver compassionate care to help you and your loved ones through an emergency.

We’re here for you when you need us most

We’re here for you every day. If you or a loved one is experiencing a cardiovascular emergency, our ER doctors and care teams work closely with the Ascension Seton Smithville  heart and stroke care network. Together, our first responders, ER care team and our hospital’s medical-surgical intensive care teams provide advanced care. For critical trauma injuries, our ER care team works closely with the Ascension Texas Trauma Center and critical care air-ground transport teams in your area.

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or call 9-1-1.

Reasons to seek emergency care at Ascension

Ascension ER care teams offer treatment for signs or symptoms of a major health emergencies, including:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Chest pain
  • Open fractures
  • Fainting
  • Severe bleeding
  • Head injury or other major trauma
  • One-sided weakness or numbness, or seizure
  • Severe stomach pain
  • Bites or stings
  • Suspected drug overdose -shallow breathing, unresponsiveness, slow heart rate

If you need follow-up care, we’ll connect you to the Ascension specialist who’s right for you. We deliver the care you need, close to home.