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:
- Motor vehicle crashes
- Gunshot wounds
- 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 onsite CT scanning. It is also designed with separate entrances to receive patients from ground transportation or helicopters landing on the rooftop helipad.