Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Acute Care Surgery Division

Group Portrait with Helicopter

The Acute Care Surgery Division provides expert trauma care, surgical critical care and emergency surgery services at Jefferson, an 800+ bed tertiary academic medical center located in center city Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

For the past 20 years, Jefferson has been an accredited Level I Regional Resource Trauma Center serving the local center city community and serving as a referral center for the multiple suburban communities and level II trauma centers outside of center city Philadelphia. 

Jefferson also:

  • is a federally designated Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center for the past 30 years
  • is a Hand Injury Center
  • provides multidisciplinary care for patients with spinal cord or hand injuries which includes orthopedic, neurosurgery and rehabilitation medicine specialists