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Children's Emergency and Urgent Care


In a life-threatening emergency, call 911

Inova Children's Hospital (map), Inova Fair Oaks Hospital (map), and Inova Loudoun Hospital (map) offer specialized emergency care for children, with board-certified pediatric emergency physicians and specially-equipped pediatric ERs.

Our pediatric emergency rooms offer:

  • Pediatric ER doctors, physician assistants and nurses at each location
  • Child life specialists trained to ease anxiety in children and explain procedures in an understandable and comforting manner
  • Kid-friendly treatment rooms and waiting areas
  • Access to iPads, DVD players and games for children being treated
  • If needed, expedited transfer to Inova Children’s Hospital from any Inova location

PLEASE NOTE: All Inova emergency rooms offer evaluation and treatment for pediatric patients.


Pediatric Emergency Rooms (ER)

Inova Children's Hospital Pediatric Emergency Room (at Inova Fairfax Hospital)

3300 Gallows Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
(Map and directions)

The Pediatric Emergency Department at Inova Children's Hospital has a dedicated emergency room offering extensive pediatric trauma and intensive care services. Board-certified pediatric emergency physicians, supported by physicians in all pediatric subspecialties, treat critically ill and injured children 24 hours a day. Our team members have been trained to provide excellent care and a better patient experience in our caring, family-centered environment. Learn more about Inova Trauma Center arrow

Inova Children’s Emergency Room at Fair Oaks Hospital

3600 Joseph Siewick Drive
Fairfax, VA 22033
(Map and directions)
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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital offers 24/7 pediatric emergency care for infants and children with dedicated treatment rooms and caring staff specially trained in pediatric care. Offering state of the art pediatric equipment and child life specialists, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is the first regional ER using nitrous oxide to minimize discomfort during minor procedures. Seamless transport is available to the level I trauma center and pediatric intensive care unit at Inova Children’s Hospital if necessary. Learn more arrow

Inova Children’s Emergency Room at Loudoun Hospital

44045 Riverside Parkway
Leesburg, VA 20176
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Inova Loudoun Hospital has the only dedicated pediatric emergency department in Loudoun County. It can handle any emergency, minor to life threatening, and if needed offers a seamless connection to Inova Children's Hospital. Emergency air transport stands by night and day. Learn more arrow

All Inova Emergency Room (ER) Locations

See all our hospital-based and stand-alone Emergency Room (ER) locations throughout Northern Virginia. All ER's are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. See all arrow

Inova Urgent Care

All Inova Urgent Care locations provide care for children. Find an Inova Urgent Care near you arrow 

Read more: When to Go to an ER or Urgent Care arrow