Trauma Center

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The Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery of the George Washington University is the academic arm of the Center for Trauma and Critical Care (CTACC) of the George Washington University Hospital and Virginia Hospital Center. The GW Trauma Center delivers complete Acute Care Surgery – defined as trauma, emergency general surgery, and surgical critical care.

Transferring Patients

Patients can be referred to GW from any outside facility by calling 855-SEND-2-GW (855-736-3249).

Information for Friends and Family of Patients