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Trauma & Critical Care Surgery

Trauma & Critical Care Surgery

A Certified Level 2 Trauma Center

As recognized by the American College of Surgeons, Lima Memorial is a certified Level II Trauma Center. Lima Memorial Trauma Center is staffed 24-hours-a-day by trauma surgeons, specially trained nurses and support staff who provide immediate, lifesaving treatment for critically injured patients. When a patient arrives, the team has immediate access to specialists and around-the-clock support equipment.

At the forefront of critical care, Dr. Jeremy Heffner is the Medical Director of Lima Memorial’s Trauma Program. He and the other highly trained trauma physicians and staff are exceptional leaders in providing the most advanced and efficient critical care.

Lima Memorial Trauma Services is recognized for the breadth and depth of our trauma team and on-call specialists. Our critical care trauma team includes:

  • Trauma surgeons
  • Board-certified emergency physicians
  • Acute care traumatologist
  • Certified trauma emergency nurses
  • Board-certified orthopaedic surgeons
  • Board-certified neurosurgeons
  • Board-certified anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists
  • Board-certified radiologists
  • Board-certified interventional radiologist
  • Board-certified physician hospitalists
  • Board-certified physician intensivists
  • Board-certified cardiovascular surgeons
  • Board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists

Injury Prevention and Community Outreach

Lima Memorial Trauma Services is a leader in trauma, critical care and injury prevention efforts throughout the community. Every year, we offer adult and child bicycle and helmet safety fairs, water safety programs, children’s health fairs and educational programs about fall prevention, distracted driving, motorcycle, ATV safety and sports-related injuries.

To learn more about Lima Memorial Trauma Services, call 419-998-4490.


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