Traumatic fractures are not something you can plan for. At St. Cloud Hospital, we know that when tragedy strikes, your only thoughts are of helping your loved one get well. Rest assured that we have superior emergency services, state-of-the-art technology and extensive clinical expertise to care for you and your family.
St. Cloud Hospital:
- The only Level II Trauma Center in Central Minnesota
- Serves the needs of trauma patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week
- Equipped to handle the most critical orthopedic trauma injuries with an FAA-approved helipad, serviced by Life Link III air ambulance.
In addition to the orthopedic surgeons, a trauma surgeon (Mitchell Kuhl, DO, Timothy Hiesterman, DO) is involved in all major trauma situations as needed. Emergency medicine physicians are supported by a dedicated staff of specialty nurses and other support personnel. They have immediate access to imaging (X-ray, CT, MRI and ultrasound), surgical anesthesia, critical care needs and other support services.
You can be confident that our dedicated orthopedic surgical team has the skill, experience and state-of-the-art equipment needed to help you or your loved one in your time of need. We are pleased to offer you a distinguished orthopedic care center with certified nurses and dedicated support staff committed to helping you get back on your feet.