Dr. Karen Hamad, Chief of Staff of SMH, brings a wealth of experience to our hospital. She was intergral in such big developments like the Trauma Center and an Urgent Care Center at St. Armands.
With over 75% of emergency visits being caused by falls, knowing how bones age is critical. In a trauma situation, those factors come into the decisions the surgeons make.
New SMH orthopedic surgeon Dr. Christopher Holden will spend part of his time in our Level II Trauma Center. Some of the cases that he sees are more complicated than others. Listen in to find out more about what happens behind the curtain.
Heidi discusses the historic provisional designation with Jennifer Sweeney, Manager of the Trauma Program. In the event of a traumatic emergency, Sarasota Memorial is ready with specially trained doctors on-site 24/7/365 to stabilize the patient.