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Trust LeConte Medical Center with your emergency medical care needs.

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Emergency Services at LeConte Medical Center

When emergencies strike, it’s comforting to know you have easy access to the very best in emergency medical services at LeConte Medical Center.

With a full staff of outstanding physicians, the Emergency Department at LeConte Medical Center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and treats over 56,000 emergencies every year.

LeConte Medical Center is a proud member of the Covenant Health network of top-quality Tennessee medical facilities. Working together, the hospitals and physicians of Covenant Health have built one of the nation’s top performing health networks. We’re on a mission to ensure excellence in healthcare.

You can rely on LeConte Medical Center’s Emergency Services, Close to Home.

Top-quality medical care is readily available when time is of the essence and you need exceptional emergency medical care you can trust.

Certified by The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, LeConte’s Emergency Department is one of the busiest in our region, caring for both residents of Tennessee and tourists who visit Sevier County each year. 

Learn more about our outstanding stroke care services at LeConte Medical Center.  

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Features of the LeConte Medical Center Emergency Department

LeConte Medical Center is proud to offer the very best in emergency medical services to both local residents and visitors in a top-quality facility that’s close to home. 

The LeConte Medical Center Emergency Department features—

  • A lobby with a separate children’s waiting area.
  • Exam rooms with flat-screen TVs, phones, supplemental oxygen, and a nurse call system.
  • Trauma rooms equipped with spacious glass doors between rooms that can open if needed or remain closed for privacy.
  • A helicopter pad is located just outside the department for easier air ambulance transport.
  • A designated observation unit is available for patients who may require longer observation.

Virtual Urgent Care Services

When you or a loved one has a medical issue that’s not an emergency situation, we also offer easy access to our virtual urgent care services. 

Virtual Urgent Care through LeConte Medical Center is available 24/7 for patients in need of convenient, quality care.

Our virtual urgent care services are an ideal way to address non-emergency ailments, such as—

  • Cough and congestion
  • Allergies and sinus infections
  • Eye and ear problems
  • Minor injuries and pain
  • Additional non-emergency conditions

Start your virtual urgent care visit with us now.

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Contact LeConte Medical Center

For more information on our emergency services, call us at 865-446-8800 or reach out via our contact page online. If you or a loved one is experiencing a medical emergency, don’t wait—dial 911. 

Directions to LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville, TN

LeConte Medical Center is a proud member of Covenant Health, our region’s top-performing healthcare network. To learn more about emergency medical services, treatments, and resources near you, view our complete listing of Covenant Health emergency medicine providers.


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