The trauma surgeon is responsible for initially resuscitating and stabilizing, evaluating and managing the patient. The attending surgeon will lead the trauma team including nurses and staff
Trauma Surgeons Address Most Injuries Including
Neck, Chest, Abdomen, and Extremities
Specialty Surgeons Will Be Called In On Other Injuries Or Conditions
- Maxillofacial Surgeons – Treat facial injuries including cleft lip and palate surgery, craniofacial deformities, dentoalveolar surgery including implants and wisdom teeth removal, facial and jaw reconstruction, bond grafts to the maxilla and mandible, orthognathic surgery, evaluation and surgical management of nerve injuries, management of maxillofacial pathology, maxillofacial trauma surgery, pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery, periprosthetic surgery, sleep apnea surgery, excessive snoring surgery
- Neurosurgeons – Treat the central nervous system including back & neck pain, brain and spinal tumors, spinal disorders and spinal cord injury
- Ophthalmology Surgeons – Treat eye injuries, cataracts, glaucoma, retinal and corneal disorders, tumors including melanoma, neurological eye disorders, eye trauma, diseases and injuries affecting the structures around the eye
- Orthopedic Surgeons – Treat skeletal injuries including foot and ankle, hand and wrist, head and neck, hip conditions, knee conditions, shoulder conditions, tendonitis, spine conditions
- Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons – Treat facial, ear and hand injuries, breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, oculoplastic surgery, pediatric plastic surgery, hand transplantation
- Vascular Surgeons – Treat aortic aneurysm repairs, carotid endarterectomy, fenestrated and branched endografts, peripheral arterial disease, venous stasis ulcer treatments, varicose and spider veins
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