Every year more than 150,000 people die from trauma-related injuries, which are those caused by physical force. Our emergency physicians provide immediate care to trauma patients, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Trauma injuries include the following:
- A motor vehicle crash
- A fall
- Gunshot wounds
- Fires and burns
- Stabbing and blunt assault
- Industrial and recreational mishaps
The Trauma Center at Sinai is staffed by a specially trained trauma team that provides life-saving care. This designated Level II Trauma Center is fully equipped for rapid resuscitation, including on-site CT scanning. It is also designed with separate entrances to receive patients from ground transportation or helicopters landing on the rooftop helipad.