Surgical team in operating room

When you or a loved one needs surgery, you may feel worried or overwhelmed. The surgical services team at University of Maryland Capital Region Health is dedicated to providing care that delivers the best outcomes and experience for you.

As a Level II Trauma Center, we are always staffed with an attending surgeon, anesthesiologist and critical care team for trauma. We are experienced at managing some of the most serious trauma surgery cases, including:

  • Fall injuries
  • Vehicle crash injuries
  • Violent injuries, including gunshot wounds and stabbings

Our team of surgeons works with pre-admission nurses, pre-operative holding nurses, anesthesia providers, physician assistants, operating room nurses, surgical technicians and post-anesthesia care unit staff to provide the treatment you need. Many of our surgeons are dually certified in critical care and general surgery.

We also regularly provide surgical services to treat conditions in these areas:

  • Cardiovascular
  • General surgery
  • High-risk or complex pregnancies
  • Orthopedic

Our surgical services team is highly skilled in a full range of surgical procedures, from same-day outpatient surgery to more complex situations.

As you recover after your surgery, you are monitored in one of our post-anesthesia care units (PACU), which provide a comfortable place for you to awaken.

Specialty Surgical Services

The surgery team at UM Capital provides expertise in many surgical subspecialties, such as:

  • Endoscopy
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Podiatry
  • Urology

Our Women’s Health and Specialty Services program supports complex and high-risk deliveries with a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

The orthopedics team offers expert services for: