The Mount Sinai Department of Emergency Medicine

The Mount Sinai Health System Department of Emergency Medicine is one of the largest in the country, composed of six hospital based emergency departments and affiliated with Elmhurst Hospital Center, an HHC hospital located in one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the world. In total, our System has over 180 faculty and treats over 600,000 patients annually. There are three emergency medicine residencies in our System: the Mount Sinai / Elmhurst Program, the Mount Sinai Beth Israel Program, and the St. Luke’s / Roosevelt Program. Together, our three programs train 147 residents a year and over 15 fellows. Our research division is ranked No. 4 in the country for NIH funding. We offer fellowships in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Global health, Ultrasound, Informatics, Simulation, and Administration.

The mission of the Department of Emergency Medicine is to provide exceptional emergency care to all patients, of all ages, at all times, and to deliver care using an integrated approach maximizing the System’s resources in order to meet the needs of our patients and their families.

Our vision is that of an integrated system of emergency services that provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art, emergency clinical care, education, and research. We strive to be an Emergency Medicine System that builds on the strengths of each of its individual sites creating world class, multi-dimensional centers of excellence in the delivery of emergency care to the individual patient and to the System as a whole; an Emergency Medicine System that promotes innovation at every level and at every site; an Emergency Medicine System that is based on quality and safety, professionalism and communication, knowledge and clinical excellence.

The Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Located at One Gustave L. Levy Place, NY, NY
  • Site and System Chairman, Andy Jagoda, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 103,000
  • Academic Center with Fellowships in Ultrasound, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Simulation, Informatics and Research.
  • 60 Emergency Medicine Residents

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

  • Located at First Avenue at 16th Street, NY, NY
  • Acting Site Chairman, Andy Jagoda, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 107,000
  • Academic Center
  • 45 Emergency Medicine Residents

Mount Sinai Brooklyn

  • Located at 3201 Kings Highway, Brooklyn, NY
  • Director: Deborah Dean, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 37,000
  • Community Practice

Mount Sinai Queens

  • Located at 25-10 30th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
  • Director Ugo Ezenkwele, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 50,000
  • Community Practice with Medical Students and occasional Emergency Medicine Residents
  • Brand new Emergency Department opening 2015

Mount Sinai Roosevelt (MSR)

  • Located at 1000 Tenth Avenue, NY, NY
  • Site Chairman, Dan Wiener, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 75,000
  • Academic Practice
  • Fellowships in Ultrasound, Global Health, and Administration
  • 42 Emergency Medicine Residents shared with St. Luke’s

Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

  • Located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue, NY, NY
  • Site Chairman, Dan Wiener, MD
  • Annual Patient Volume 103,000
  • Academic Practice
  • Fellowships in Ultrasound, Global Health, and Administration
  • Residents shared with Roosevelt

Contact Us

Administrative Office
Department of Emergency Medicine
Phone: 212-824-8050
Fax: 212-426-1946

Mount Sinai Health System
3 East 101st Street
Box 1620
New York, NY 10029