Trauma Surgery

Acute Care & Trauma Surgery / Surgical Critical Care

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Our Team

Overview

BMC is the only regional trauma center staffed 24/7 by full-time Acute Care/Trauma surgeons whose primary clinical and academic goals are the effective delivery of care. We have a dedicated trauma team of surgeons, nurse practitioners, critical care nurses and residents.


Peter A. Burke, MD, FACS
Chief of Acute Care & Trauma Surgery
Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Clinical reseach; Nutritional Support; Trauma Surgical Critical Care

 

John M. Kofi Abbensetts, MD,FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Special Interests: Complex wound managment; Surgical education


Tracey Dechert, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Geriatric Trauma; Pelvic fractures; Trauma in women



Andrew Glantz, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Complex abdominal wall hernias; Gastrointestinal endoscopy

 

George Kasotakis, MD, MPH  
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Abdominal wall reconstruction; Acute colitis; Acute lung injury/ARDS; Diverticulitis; Gallbladder disease; Hernia surgery; Refractory peptic ulcer disease

 

Beda Sarkar, MD, PhD 
Laszlo N. Tauber Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Basic & clinical research; Emergency general surgery 

 

 

Robert Schulze, MD, FACS, FCCM  
Chief of Surgical Critical Care
Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests: Surgical education, ARDS, Advanced ventilator, management, Sepsis, Pre-hospital trauma care, Violence prevention programs

 

 

Trauma Program Manager

Joseph Blansfield, NP

Injury Prevention

Lisa Allee, MSW, LICSW, Injury Prevention Coordinator; Director, Community Violence Response Team

Keith Gilliam, LMHC,
Mental Health Clinician, Community Violence Response Team

If you are having an emergency, call 911

Emergency Department's Trauma Center

Hours: 24 hours/day, 7 days a week

Menino Pavilion
751 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118

Adult ED Call: 617.414.4075
Pediatric ED Call: 617.414.4991
Fax: 617.414.7759 or 617.414.7757

General Surgery Clinic

Shapiro Center
3rd Floor, Suite 3A
725 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118
Call: 617.414.4861
Fax: 617.414.3617


Learn More

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What Makes BMC Special
Trauma Program Annual Report 2013  
Trauma Program Annual Report 2012
Trauma Program Annual Report 2011
Trauma Program Annual Report 2010
Trauma Program Annual Report 2009

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