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Emergency Room Round Rock

Physicians Premier is a freestanding emergency room that is open 24/7, ready to treat all your minor and major emergency medical needs minus the wait. Our Round Rock ER goes above and beyond the standard of emergency care. We offer a safe, compassionate, and clean environment in which to care for all your emergency needs.

Time matters in a medical emergency. Physicians Premier Round Rock offers premium care without the long wait experienced in a traditional hospital emergency room setting. Most importantly, our board-certified doctors and expert medical team are committed to providing you with the highest level of care.


About our Services

Physicians Premier’s Round Rock ER offers a full range of emergency care services for both adult and pediatric patients. Our advanced laboratory and imaging services helps ensure that you receive accurate, prompt results.

Biofire syndromic testing, that can test for almost 50 of the top respiratory and gastrointestinal pathogens. That means that we can have proof of a virus vs bacteria so no unnecessary medications are prescribed”

Information: all your results are given to you at the end of your visit and can easily be faxed directly to your primary care or specialist, as well.

Every second is crucial during a medical emergency. You need an effective, professional, and efficient solution during your time of need. Physicians Premier at Round Rock, TX can provide you with compassionate, concierge-level emergency medical care.

We treat all minor to major pediatric and adult medical emergencies. If you are looking for the best 24-hour emergency care services, come to Physicians Premier in Round Rock, TX for the following:

  1. Back, Neck, and Head Injuries – If not treated promptly and properly, injuries in the back, neck or head may have serious long-term effects like paralysis, even death. Patients who have sustained injuries in these areas require precautions and special handling that you should only entrust to qualified emergency medical professionals. Physicians Premier is fully-equipped with X-rays and a CT scan to properly diagnose and treat back, neck, and head injuries.
  2. Chest Pains – This is one of the most common reasons why patients visit our emergency room in Round Rock. The pain experienced could be a stabbing, sharp, or dull ache. There are a lot of causes of chest pain, which includes serious conditions. Our team of board-certified emergency doctors and experienced emergency medical staff are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of chest pain. Physicians Premier is also equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment which includes an Electrocardiogram, Ultrasounds, CT Scan, and X-Ray.
  3. Pediatric Emergencies – Did you know that about 35% of emergency room visits are pediatric emergencies? There are a number of reasons why kids end up in our Round Rock emergency facility, but the most common reasons why parents bring their children to our ER include:
  • Pain – such as chest pain, abdominal pain, or acute headaches
  • Environmental Injuries – such as drowning, burns, poisoning, dehydration, heat stroke, and hypothermia
  • Trauma – Moderate to severe trauma can occur when a child is involved in an accident. An emergency room visit is crucial depending on the severity of the injury. We typically see bone fractures, lacerations, concussions, and other head injuries.

Here is a more comprehensive list of the medical conditions we treat:


  • CT Scans
  • EKG
  • Cardiac Monitoring
  • Ventilation/Intubation
  • Digital X-Rays
  • Ultrasounds
  • Splints, Slings, Crutches, Ortho Boots
  • Strep, Mono, and Flu Tests


  • Headaches
  • Fever/Flu
  • Pneumonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Blood Clots
  • Migraines
  • Asthma
  • Sinus Infections
  • Skin Rashes
  • Dehydration
  • Chest Pain
  • Strep Throat


  • Concussions
  • Sprains
  • Dislocations
  • Seizures
  • Insect Bites/Stings
  • Burns
  • Broken Bones
  • Lacerations
  • Animal Bites
  • Sports Injuries



Arthur Abello

MD FACEP, Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Dr. Abello grew up in Dallas, TX and graduated from Vanderbilt University before earning a medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.  He received his training in emergency medicine at Christus Spohn Hospital Trauma Center in Corpus Christi, TX and is certified by the ...
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Timothy Carter

MD, Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Dr. Carter provides start-up and corporate experience as well as clinical expertise in Emergency Medicine. From 1991 - 2003, Dr. Carter gained valuable management and director experience in the competitive petrochemical markets. He assisted in expansion projects for Dixie Industrial Services Corp. ...
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Joseph Olson

DO, Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Dr. Olson earned his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Minnesota Duluth. After receiving his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Bradenton, Dr. Olson completed emergency medicine training at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine Christus i...
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Christion Rice

MD, MBA, FAAEM, Co-Founder Managing Partner
Dr. Rice is an emergency medicine physician, born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley.  He earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Statistics from the University of Texas Pan American and a degree in medicine from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston,...
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Jared Shahan

MD, Co-Founder Managing Partner
Dr. Shahan is co-founder, COO and sits on the board of managers of Physicians Premier ER, a freestanding ER with facilities in the Central & Coastal region of Texas and in operation since the Fall of 2014. Dr. Shahan received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University in 2000 and earned...
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Jason Hatfield

MD, Medical Director
Dr. Hatfield graduated from the University of Kansas with honors in both Human Biology and Slavic Languages & Literature. After attending medical school at the University of Kansas in Kansas City, he spent a year doing an internship in General Surgery in Pasadena, CA before completing his traini...
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About Us

Physicians Premier in Round Rock, TX is created to bring quality, concierge-level care to the community. The moment our patients walk in, they enjoy the aesthetics and ambiance of a clean, sterile, and welcoming facility, followed by a thorough evaluation of one of our experienced board-certified emergency physician – all within minutes of entry to our door.

Our Round Rock Emergency Room is fully equipped to handle all your immediate medical concerns. We have advanced imaging capabilities and an onsite laboratory, just like any other hospital emergency room. Regardless of your ailment or injury, Physicians Premier is ready to provide you with the care you deserve.

In our facility, all testing is done promptly, without the typical delays experienced in a traditional hospital emergency room setting. We use the best technology and equipment of a cutting-edge emergency room, including ultrasound, CT scan, and X-ray. We also have a laboratory onsite. Our patients enjoy all the efficiency and comforts of an upscale medical environment.

Our expert team works collaboratively to provide the best emergency care to the Round Rock community. We have an unwavering commitment to the health and wellbeing of our patients. At Physicians Premier, we are available 24/7, right in your neighborhood. That’s unmatched convenience.


Physicians Premier – Round Rock Emergency Room is a
leading provider of high-quality emergency care.

Round Rock Emergency Room offers the following:

Features/Procedures Physicians PremierHospital ERUrgent Care Clinic
Treats lacerations, sprains, bruises, etc Yes Yes Yes
Treats chest pain/heart attack Yes Yes No
Treats abdominal pain Yes Yes No
Treats respiratory distress Yes Yes No
CT scanners and digital X-rays for head injuries, chest pain, broken bones, etc Yes Yes No
EKG and cardiac enzyme analysis Yes Yes No
Ultrasound Yes Yes No
Cardiac onsite lab tests Yes Yes No
Transfer arrangements with nearby hospital if needed Yes Yes No
Streamlined billing Yes No No
Drastically reduced wait time Yes No No
Immediate access to board-certified physicians Yes No No
Fully certified Laboratory for quick results/diagnosis Yes No No
Easy and convenient billing Yes No No

Yes, medical emergencies are unexpected. From chest pain to broken bones and everything in between, you can count on Physicians Premier to provide prompt, compassionate emergency care.

To know more about us, feel free to browse our site for a virtual tour of our facility. Don’t hesitate to drop by and pay us a visit, we are located at 2105 E. Palm Valley Blvd. Round Rock, TX 78665.

For inquires or further details, feel free to give us a call at (512) 255-0911 .

2105 E. Palm Valley Blvd. Round Rock, TX 78665

(512) 255-0911

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We make sure every aspect of our patient’s visit feels like it’s curated just for them, because it is.

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  • Great Service - everyone is friendly & helpful!

    - Marie M.

  • My daughter was seen here this morning! The physician, nurse, and all employees are extremely nice and professional - the service we were provided was excellent! Hopefully, we don't have to visit them again soon, but I would recommend them to anyone!

    - Liz M.

  • My daughter came to Physicians Premier Emergency Room here in Round Rock today and I was so very pleased with everyone there. They took care of her every need. The doctors, nurses, and every staff there was amazing and so very caring and polite. I definitely recommend this facility to everyone who needs to go to an emergency facility.

    - Bernice D.

  • Remember them the next time you have an emergency! X-rays, CT Scans, blood work can all happen here plus you get one on one time with the doctor & nurses. No more telling your symptoms to 16 different people. They were prepared for us right when we walked through the door and made this our “go to” place next time we are in need!

    - Sara E.

  • I appreciate everything this facility did for me today. The staff is wonderful and so kind. I can’t thank them enough for the service I receive. Highly recommended.

    - Joseph E.

  • Seriously the best ER experience I've ever had y'all! They were absolutely wonderful, totally catered to my toddler who I had in tow, because well it was an emergency, and had us in and out of there super fast!

    - Lauren E.

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