Emergency & Urgent Care

ERIf you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 for immediate help. If you have time to determine which urgent-emergent care facility is your best option, please see below. For driving directions, use our Location Finder at the bottom of the page.

Vail Valley Medical Center's Emergency Department (ED) is a 24-hour Level III Trauma Center staffed by board-certified emergency physicians.

181 W. Meadow Drive, Vail, CO 81658

The American College of Emergency Physicians recommends that patients visit  The Emergency Department if the following warning signs are exhibited.

•  Difficulty breathing, shortness of breath
•  Chest or upper abdominal pain or pressure
•  Fainting, sudden dizziness, weakness
•  Changes in vision
•  Confusion or changes in mental status
•  Any sudden or severe pain
•  Uncontrolled bleeding
•  Severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhea
•  Coughing or vomiting blood
•  Suicidal feelings
•  Difficulty speaking
•  Shortness of breath
•  Unusual abdominal pain

Please note, children may display different symptoms than adults. Always get immediate medical attention if you think a child is having a medical emergency.

Avon Urgent Care treats:

•  Abrasions, bruises, scrapes and lacerations
•  Ear, eye, nose and skin infections
•  Minor burns
•  Cough, cold, fever and flu symptoms
•  Minor fractures
•  Respiratory or urinary tract infections
•  Sprains and strains
•  Intestinal illness, including dehydration and more

230 Chapel Square, Avon, CO 81620

Avon Urgent Care is open seven days/week, 8 AM to 8 PM, 365 days/year, including holidays. An urgent care visit is almost always more affordable than a visit to the Emergency Department.

Gypsum Urgent Care treats:

•  Abrasions, bruises, scrapes and lacerations
•  Ear, eye, nose and skin infections
•  Minor burns
•  Cough, cold, fever and flu symptoms
•  Minor fractures
•  Respiratory or urinary tract infections
•  Sprains and strains
•  Intestinal illness, including dehydration and more

Plus, our on-site laboratory allows Gypsum Urgent Care to perform advanced diagnostic studies so patients don't have to travel to the hospital. An urgent care visit is almost always more affordable than a visit to the Emergency Department.

410 McGregor Dr., Gypsum, CO 81637

Gypsum Urgent Care is open 11 AM - 8 PM, seven days/week, including holidays.

Beaver Creek Medical Center:

Beaver Creek Medical Center is an emergency department located slope side in the Strawberry Park Building in Beaver Creek. During the ski/snowboard season, the Medical Center is open seven days/week, 8 AM to 5:30 PM, including holidays. Closed in the off-season.

•  Staffed by board-certified physicians and emergency trained nurses
•  Wound, orthopaedic and respiratory care
•  On-site X-ray and teleradiology capabilities
•  Lab services, such as urinalysis, quick strep, influenza, pregnancy, occult blood and glucose. Arrangements can be made to have other lab tests transported to the hospital lab for completion.
•  Physical therapy care provided on-site by Howard Head Sports Medicine
•  Commonly used prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications also available
•  Appointments not necessary

1280 Village Road, Avon, CO 81620