Our dedicated Pediatric Emergency Center inpatient and outpatient care unit provides each child with the highest-quality care in a warm, nurturing environment. The 8-bed center treats all pediatric needs - from emergency visits to short-term observations. The center's operation includes additional safety and security protocols to protect patients and families.

Learn more about the MedStar Montgomery Emergency Department.

Visiting Information

  • Policy toward family and visitors: We believe that your family and loved ones are an important part of your care. Whenever possible, they will be able to stay with you during treatment to provide comfort and helpful information. Limit of 2 visitor per child . There may be critical times when all visitors are required to leave the emergency care area; however, based on certain patient needs,  the restriction on the number of visitors may not apply.
  • Snacks and food: The cafeteria is located directly above the Emergency Department and vending machines are available within 50 feet if the waiting room.
  • ATMs: There is an ATM located in the Cafeteria, on the second floor.
  • Public transportation: Washington Metro offers bus service to MedStar Montgomery Medical Center. The Y5, Y, Y7, Y8 and Y9 (Georgia Ave. Service Line) all come directly to MedStar Montgomery Medical Center.


We offer free parking for your convenience adjacent and to the side of the front Emergency Services entrance.