Surgical Critical Care

Surgical critical care is a sub-specialty of surgery encompassing the care of the most complex surgical patients with most life-threatening surgical conditions.

Surgical critical care incorporates the science, knowledge and skills in the intensive care management of most complex surgical problems, including but not limited to,  hemodynamics, respiratory, neurologic metabolic, septic and haematologic issues arising in the intensive care unit.

Sub-specialists in surgical critical care are trained and multi-board certified in surgery, trauma surgery and surgical critical care, possessing a broad knowledge base and expertise concerning the biology of the critically ill surgical patient and the support of organ system functions.