Trauma surgery is a surgical specialty involved in the invasive treatment of physical injuries in an emergency setting. Our trauma surgeons’ broad scope of surgical critical care training enables them to skillfully address most injuries to the neck, chest, abdomen and extremities.
In most instances, the trauma surgeons at Saint Francis Hospital are responsible for the initial resuscitation and stabilization of the patient, as well as ongoing evaluation and management. In addition, the attending trauma surgeon leads the trauma team, which includes nurses and support staff. Saint Francis Hospital trauma surgeons also work with surgeons in other specialties to stabilize patients in critical condition.
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