Level 1 Pediatric and Adult Trauma Center

The Stanford ED is a Level 1 Pediatric and Adult Trauma Center serving children and adults. We treat major and minor illnesses and injuries. From arrival to discharge and every step in between, find out what to expect during your visit.

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900 Quarry Road Extension
Stanford, CA 94304
Phone: 650-723-5111 Getting Here
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Our Doctors

Care and Treatment for Emergencies

Call Back Nurse Program

Call Back Nurse Program: Our call back nurses are available to assist patients with follow-up care after leaving the Emergency Department

Stanford Emergency Department is pleased to offer its patients access to a "Call Back Nurse."

The Call Back Nurses can assist you with the following:

  • Ensure that you are able to get an appointment at SHC or LPCH specialty clinics to which you have been referred by the Emergency Department doctor
  • Questions about your medications
  • Questions about test results (please note that we will call you if any of your test results are abnormal)
  • General questions about your follow up care and well-being

Phone: 650-723-4411
Hours: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., 7 days a week

For Patients

The Stanford Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day. The Fast Track program is open daily from 11:30am-11:30pm and provides emergency care for patients 2 and older with minor illnesses and injuries. Most Fast Track patients are discharged within 90 minutes.


Most Emergency Department visits aren’t planned. However, if you are able, please bring the following with you:

  • Photo ID
  • Health insurance information (card)
  • List of prescription medications and dosages
  • List of medications to which you are allergic
  • List of questions you and your family may have
  • Recent test results related to your condition
  • Contact information for your regular medical providers

International Patients

Phone: +1-650-723-8561
Email: IMS@stanfordmed.org

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 9-1-1