Palmer Emergency Physicians
- 11 Board certified
- 16 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.4 stars
- Average wait time is 19.2 minutes
What are Emergency Doctors?
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
The area of Palmer, AK has a population of approximately 100,704 people. There are 13 emergency physicians near Palmer, which gives it a ratio of 1 emergency physicians per 7,746 residents or a ratio of 1 emergency physicians per 2,683 households. There are 34,876 households in Palmer.