As the designated trauma center for the region of Abu Dhabi, the Trauma Surgery Division at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) treats all injured patients.

We offer exceptional 24-hour-a-day on-site trauma specialists, and a state-of-the-art facility fully equipped to handle all types of injuries.

Why choose SSMC?

SSMC is a referral hospital for nearby regions. It is the lead trauma center in the UAE treating an average of 300 cases of the most critically ill and injured patients each month. The trauma service incorporates a comprehensive quality assessment program.

Our multidisciplinary team of North American and European board-certified physicians from different surgical specialties utilize the most advanced techniques to offer patients the highest standard of care and promote trauma prevention, research, and education and improve trauma system designs.

Areas of expertise

  • Orthopedics
  • Neurosurgery
  • Plastic surgery
  • Trauma surgery
  • Visceral trauma
  • Vascular surgery
  • Critical care management of injured patient

Unique cases at SSMC

  • Adult and pediatric blunt trauma
  • Adult and pediatric penetrating trauma

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