If an emergency arises after office hours, you may reach the doctor on call by dialing (252) 633-8817. There is always a doctor on call. In cases of extreme emergency, go directly to the Emergency Room or call 911. The ER doctor will contact the Ear, Nose & Throat doctor on call. Please understand that the doctor is on call for emergencies and not for routine matters such as appointments and prescription refills. No prescriptions, including pain medicines will be refilled by the on call doctor.