Kernersville Medical Center
a department of Forsyth Medical Center


For a life-threatening emergency,
call 911

Innovative care
in times of an emergency

The emergency department at Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center is prepared to help you if the unexpected happens. Our emergency department is staffed by board-certified emergency medicine doctors who can treat you 24 hours a day.

If you have any questions about the emergency services at Kernersville Medical Center, call:


Know before you go

For your convenience, the approximate wait time to see a provider in the emergency department is shown below on this page; however, if you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, you will be seen immediately. ER wait time is updated every five minutes.


ATTENTION: To maximize proper care of patients and the interests of public safety, if you have traveled outside of the country to an Ebola affected area of West Africa (Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Guinea) in the last 21 days and have flu-like symptoms (fever, muscle pain, severe headache, cough, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea), please DO NOT use the Hold My Place service. Instead, call the Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Emergency Room at 336-277-2527, inform them of your situation, and carefully follow their instructions on what to do.

1750 Kernersville Medical Parkway
Kernersville, NC 27284

Reserve your place in line. Select an available time that’s convenient for you and hold your place.

Our emergency department includes access to a nationally accredited chest pain center and a nationally certified stroke center with telemedicine capabilities. We offer these centers to ensure that you will always be able to find the care you need – regardless of the type of emergency.

If you have any additional questions about the emergency services at Kernersville Medical Center, call:336-564-4000