The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics was verified as a Level I Trauma Center for one year and American Family Children’s Hospital was verified as a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center for 3 years by the American College of Surgeons. Thank you to Suresh Agarwal, MD and Ankush Gosain, MD, PhD for their leadership in these efforts!
At our Level One Trauma Center, teams of professionals provide considerate, compassionate care and utilize state-of-the-art, life-saving expertise and technologies to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Our practitioners range from specialized surgeons and nurses to Med Flight physicians, flight nurses and pilots who are dispatched to provide the most advanced emergency care possible while transporting a patient. We also perform necessary research to discover new treatments that improve our patient’s lives.
Learn more about our Level One Trauma Center and what it means to be verified by the American College of Surgeons here.