MedStar Health is dedicated to providing skilled and comprehensive trauma care for all patients in need; the arrival of a trauma patient sets in motion the response of the trauma team which may consist of some or all of the following specialists:

  • Trauma surgeons
  • Emergency department physicians
  • Critical-care physicians
  • Surgical residents
  • Trauma nursesĀ 
  • Intensive care nurses
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Anesthesiologists
  • Paramedics
  • Cardiovascular technicians
  • Blood bank technicians
  • X-ray technicians

Additionally, a wide range of subspecialty medical services such as orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, and cardiology are available on call 24 hours a day to provide additional care as needed. Our multidisciplinary approach ensures that our patients receive outstanding treatment for all of their conditions.