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Acute Care and Trauma Surgery

Why Patients Depend on North Shore-LIJ
for Acute Care and Trauma Surgery

Whether it’s a life-threatening injury, a critical illness or a routine surgery, our experienced acute care and trauma surgeons and their multidisciplinary teams provide world-class care.

Patients depend on North Shore-LIJ’s acute care and trauma surgery services for:

  • Expert Surgeons
    Many of our acute care and trauma surgeons have completed advanced training through our Critical Care Surgery Fellowship Program. They are highly skilled in the latest surgical procedures for acute conditions due to:
    • Trauma caused by injuries from motor vehicle accidents and falls.
    • Acute critical illnesses or injuries that require evaluation, resuscitation, stabilization and surgery.
    • Appendicitis, gallbladder inflammation, hernias, bowel obstructions and other conditions that may require emergency general surgery.
  • Multidisciplinary Teams
    Our experienced team of surgeons, anesthesiologists, diagnosticians and nurses represents the region's foremost acute care and trauma surgery specialists.
  • Extensive Resources
    Our acute care and trauma surgery services are supported by the extensive clinical, research and physician training resources of the award-winning North Shore-LIJ Health System.
  • Convenient Locations
    Our acute care and trauma surgery services are available at 12 of our medical centers and hospitals throughout Long Island, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island.