Austin Emergency Room, Austin TX

Austin Emergency Room, Austin TX 2019-07-15T10:03:49+00:00

SignatureCare Austin Emergency Room

Austin Emergency Room (ER)

——— OPEN 24 HOURS ———

24-Hour Emergency Room in Austin, TX 78749

Address: 5701 W Slaughter Ln, G101 Austin, TX 78749

At our 24-hour Austin Emergency Room and walk-in clinic in Austin, TX, we know that having a medical emergency can be scary, especially if it’s your child that needs the medical attention.

Visiting the emergency room (ER) can be a frightening experience, so at SignatureCare Emergency Center, we pride ourselves in making your ER experience top notch.

Doctors in our medical clinic are ER trained and board certified in emergency medical care. Our ER is equipped to treat most medical emergencies, from broken bones and abdominal pain to stitches and infections and our emergency rooms have full labs where we can run tests — most of the time, while you wait.

Our South Austin ER is fully equipped to perform CT scans, x-rays, and other diagnostic tests on both adults and children.

Located at 5701 West Slaughter Lane, Austin TX 78749, our ER is just minutes from Maple Run, Sendera South, Akin, Anderson Mill, Escarpment Village, Circle Ranch, Oak Park Estates, Beckett Meadows, Deer Heaven and nearby neighborhoods. We also serve residents in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Bee Cave, South Austin, San Marcos, Georgetown, Cedar Valley, Bear Creek, Lago Vista, Oak Park Estates, Barton Creek, Dripping Springs, Driftwood, Southpark Meadows, West Oak Hill, The Medrones and other areas around the 78749 zip code.

At SignatureCare Emergency Center – South Austin Emergency Room, you will never wait more than 10 minutes before you see a board-certified ER physician and licensed nurse.

We offer a fully-equipped, freestanding emergency room providing hospital-level care in a neighborhood setting to residents.

Hospital-Level Care with Short Wait Times

We offer personalized medical care and our physicians are always available and on-site. You never have to wait for a doctor to arrive.

Our Emergency services include treatment for the following:

Our South Austin emergency room accepts most major insurance plans and Workers’ Compensation. Each member of our staff is a certified health care professional and the treatment of our patients is our highest priority.

SignatureCare Emergency Center –Austin:

Directions from downtown Austin to SignatureCare Austin: 

  • Get on TX-1 Loop S from Guadalupe St and W Cesar Chavez St (2.7 mi)
  • Head west toward Guadalupe St (141 ft)
  • Turn left onto Guadalupe St (0.2 mi)
  • Continue straight to stay on Guadalupe St (0.4 mi)
  • Use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto W Cesar Chavez St (Parts of this road may be closed at certain times or days – 1.2 mi)
  • Keep left at the fork, follow signs for TX-1 Loop S and merge onto TX-1 Loop S
  • Follow TX-1 Loop S to W Slaughter Ln (8.0 mi)
  • Merge onto TX-1 Loop S (3.9 mi)
  • Keep left to stay on TX-1 Loop S
  • Turn right onto W Slaughter Ln
  • Continue on W Slaughter Ln to 5701


Austin Emergency Room


Dr. Craig de Waal attended The University of Texas at Austin before graduating from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2002. He completed his residency training in Emergency Medicine in 2006 at Parkland Hospital in Dallas before relocating to Austin. Dr. de Waal is board certified in Emergency Medicine. He was a partner with ESP for 8 years and a faculty member with the UT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Residency program in Austin prior to joining SignatureCare in 2017. Dr. de Waal currently serves as the Medical Director for SignatureCare in South Austin. Craig has a wife and two boys and can usually be found playing disc golf or watching movies when he’s not attending kids sporting events.