Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns & Acute Care Surgery

The Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery was designed to respond to any emergency calls 24/7 with fully equipped state-of-the art trauma bays. Whether a trauma or a burn victim, they will be seen by a multidisciplinary team of specialists including trauma surgeons, trauma nurses, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons and spine specialists. Our mission is to save lives and send them back to their families.

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In the News

Dr. Jay Doucet Dr. Jay Doucet presented a AAST multi-institutional study evaluating ultrasound measured IVC diameter as a predictor of fluid resuscitation at the  AAST Annual Meeting.
Dr. Laura GodatDr. Laura Godat presented a  study evaluating the effects of the Affordable Care Act on Emergency General Surgery care at the AAST Annual Meeting in San Diego.
Dr. Allison Berndtson Dr. Allison Berndtson presented her experience teaching the TEAM (Trauma Evaluation Management) Course to students in the USA and Ghana at the World Trauma Congress.

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Position in El Centro, CA

Our Division is currently recruiting for a full-time General/Acute Care Surgeon for our practice associated with El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC). Competitive salary with adjustment for geography/ location.

Qualified candidates must have: 
1) Board Certification in General Surgery
2) Surgical Critical Care board certification preferred 
3) Must have or be able to obtain a California medical license