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Do ER doctors staff a trauma center or is this a different kind of doctor?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: ER & trauma centers

They work hand in hand.

In brief: ER & trauma centers

They work hand in hand.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology

In brief: Trauma Doctors

Er doctors only staff the er where a patient is stabilized and triaged.
The trauma center is staffed by surgeons, anesthesiologists and other specialists who can provide definitive care to a patient.

In brief: Trauma Doctors

Er doctors only staff the er where a patient is stabilized and triaged.
The trauma center is staffed by surgeons, anesthesiologists and other specialists who can provide definitive care to a patient.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Different doctor

Trauma center has all the surgical specialities that are needed to tackle a trauma patient.
They work in concert with the er physician.

In brief: Different doctor

Trauma center has all the surgical specialities that are needed to tackle a trauma patient.
They work in concert with the er physician.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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