UR Medicine Golisano Children’s Hospital (GCH) has been designated as a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons and New York State, the highest possible classification for trauma care and evidence that GCH is delivering best-practice treatment, education, and research in the field. In a national environment where youth gun violence is soaring, the Level 1 classification means that GCH is able to provide both life-saving treatment to victims and offer public education to communities and patient intervention to prevent recidivism.
Fellows in our Pediatric Anesthesiology Program perform a wide range of pediatric cases on a daily basis. Cases in the main operating rooms include:
- general surgery
- plastic surgery
In addition to cases in the main operating rooms, fellows routinely take on sedation for children undergoing:
- complex diagnostic procedures in the MRI suite
- gastroenterology-endoscopy suite
- cardiac catheterization
- EP labs
- interventional radiology.
Golisano Children's Hospital