Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
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Trauma and acute care is an integrated, multidisciplinary care approach led by board certified surgeons specifically trained and devoted to the care of injured and critically ill children and adults.
From car accidents, burns and gunshot wounds to rural and agricultural accidents and falls, the specialized trauma teams at Scott & White treat up to 20,000 injured patients a year. Within our state-of-the-art facility, we also provide expert care for critical illnesses, such as a heart attack or ruptured appendix.
Scott & White Hospital in Temple offers the only designated Level 1 Trauma Center between Dallas and Austin. Level 1 Trauma programs provide the highest level of specialty care available and meet stringent national standards of performance for treating critically ill and injured patients.
Through the Scott & White Trauma Center, our surgeons team with other expertly trained specialists and sophisticated technology to save the lives of thousands of children and adults each year.
- Trauma surgery/General surgery (adult and pediatric)
- Orthopedic surgery
- Vascular surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Oral and Maxillofacial surgery
- Microvascular surgery
- Air and ground transport, including a helipad