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NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn
We are the hospital of choice for adults and children seeking expert inpatient and outpatient care in Brooklyn.
Emergency Care Wait Time
16 Minutes*

Updated every 5 minutes.

*Wait time cannot be guaranteed as it is based on patient needs at the time of your arrival. Critically ill patients will be seen immediately.

The Emergency Department at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, staffed by doctors from the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Emergency Medicine, specializes in immediate medical treatment for serious injuries and conditions, including traumatic injury, stroke, and cardiac events such as heart attack.

We treat people of all ages. Our pediatric specialists, part of Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone, care for children in a child-friendly area of the emergency department. A child life specialist is available to help children feel at ease as they receive treatment.

Emergency Department at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn

Imaging services, including MRI, ultrasound, and CT scan, are available on-site and around the clock. We also provide emergency care for behavioral health concerns.

For Emergencies

If you or a loved one is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.

If a patient needs additional inpatient care or surgery after his or her critical care needs have been met, additional treatment is provided at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn. Rehabilitation care is also provided through Rusk Rehabilitation.

Level 1 Trauma Center

The Emergency Department at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn is the entry point for our Level 1 Trauma Center. Our trauma team provides advanced, expert care to people who have experienced a car accident, fall, work-related incident, or other major injury. Trauma and critical care surgeons are on-site 24 hours a day to care for the most serious injuries, including those to the head and spine.

We are accredited by the American College of Surgeons as a Level 1 Trauma Center. In addition, our department is certified by The Joint Commission as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and recognized by the New York City Fire Department as a Cardiac Receiving Center.

Our medical team also works to advance education and research in the field of emergency medicine.

Mobile Rapid COVID-19 Testing Sites 

COVID-19 testing is available at the following nearby mobile testing site: 

Brooklyn Army Terminal
140 58th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220

This site is open daily from 10:00AM to 5:00PM and offers testing for people ages four and older.

Our Locations (2)

Emergency Department at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn

150 55th Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11220

Additional Information

Refer a Patient

If you are a physician who would like to refer a patient, please call 718-630-6745


Free Wi-Fi is available to patients and visitors.

Weapon-Free Zone

NYU Langone is a weapon-free zone. A weapon is any item capable of causing injury or harm, and includes firearms, knives, and any item that is illegal to own or use under the law.  Licensed gun carriers and others may not enter with a gun unless they are law enforcement on active duty.