Orthopedics Trauma Care
Responding to injuries caused by an accident or fall or other traumatic event demands a fast, but thorough diagnosis and treatment plan. It’s no surprise that orthopedic trauma and fracture care is a distinct subspecialty in orthopedics.Our team of fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeons is experienced in emergency care and highly skilled in treating traumatic fractures, dislocations and soft tissue injuries. We treat a full spectrum of cases, from simple fractures to the most complex and severe injuries. To schedule an appointment, call 913-588-1227 or request your appointment online.
Orthopedic trauma care at The University of Kansas Health System is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Rehabilitation is enhanced by skilled and certified physical and occupational therapists on-site in the same facility. Our goal is to get you back on your feet and in optimal condition in the least amount of time.
Level I Trauma Center
The University of Kansas Hospital is the region's only nationally verified Level I Trauma Center, designated by the American College of Surgeons. This recognizes our ability to provide round-the-clock care for patients with the most serious trauma injuries, from admission through rehabilitation and follow-up care.
Only 107 trauma programs in the U.S have received the ACS Level I rating, the highest rating a program can achieve.