• Trauma
  • Trauma Program

    The trauma program at Texas Children’s Hospital serves children who have experienced critical injuries. Trauma services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to meet the special needs of injured patients.

    Texas Children's trauma program, led by the Pediatric Surgery service, works closely with Texas Children's Gordon Emergency Center, Critical Care, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pediatric Radiology, Injury Prevention, Kangaroo Crew emergency transport and other key services.

    The trauma program provides a wide array of services and specialties for injured children and their families.

    Take a virtual tour of our level 1 pediatric trauma center.

    Medical DirectorDavid E. Wesson, MD
    Assistant Director Mary Frost, BSN, RN
    Trauma Performance Improvement/Outcomes CoordinatorFrankie Erwin, MSN, RN, CPNP
    Trauma Education/Outreach CoordinatorCindy Jenkins, BSN, RN, CEN, CPN, CPEN
    Trauma Registrar Shelley Barger, BSN, RN, CSTR, CAISS
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