When seconds count. Here for life.
When every second means the difference between life and death, you can count on Antelope Valley Hospital’s Trauma Services to provide expert care. Our department is the only Level II Trauma Center within 50 miles.
A staff of highly trained professionals, including a trauma surgeon, neurosurgeon, orthopedic surgeon, anesthesiologist, nurses and radiologists, are on duty and/or on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Dedicated trauma rooms in the Emergency Room and Surgery Department are equipped with state‑of‑the‑art technology. Our Blood Donor Center provides a comprehensive supply of blood products to the AVH Trauma Center.
The trauma surgeon monitors patients daily, oversees care, and consults with other healthcare providers helping the trauma patient to ensure best‑quality, comprehensive recovery plans.
We are committed to high‑quality care and emphasize continuing education at all skill levels.
Our outreach program includes collaborating with local and regional organizations on trauma prevention programs for groups at risks for certain injuries.