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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.


In the News

Dr Linda Hill,  Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health has been Cross-appointed to the Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery
Jeanne Lee, MD, FACSDr Jeanne Lee and the UCSD Burn Center team have led the Division and Unit  to another three-year full Burn Center Accreditation by the American Burn Association.
View image on TwitterDr Laura Godat has been selected by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma for the Future Trauma Leaders program.


AAST ACS 2-year Fellowship approved!  
We now offer graduating general surgery residents a two-year acute care surgery fellowship.