When you or a loved one need critical care, you can always turn to us, no matter what you need or when you need it.


Our Intensive Care Units (ICU) are specialized departments that provide intensive treatment to patients with severe or life-threatening illnesses and injuries. We stay by our critical care patients’ sides every step of the way to make sure they always have what they need.

We have both a Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) and a Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU). The doctors in these units will provide you with the best care possible when you are battling a critical illness or life-threatening trauma. Critically-ill patients require constant care and close supervision and may be on life support equipment and medication to ensure normal bodily functions.

Treatments

Common conditions we treat in our ICU include:

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Condition where fluid fills the lungs

Hypertension

Abnormally high blood pressure

Matastatic Cancer

The movement of cancer cells to different areas of the body through blood or lymph systems

Acute respiratory failure

When your lungs can’t properly exchange carbon dioxide for oxygen

Septic shock

When an infection damages one of your organs

Cardiogenic shock

When your heart can’t pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs

Overdose or toxicities

Myocardial infarction

Heart attack

Stroke

Disease that affects the arteries that lead to the brain

Hypertensive emergency

Elevated blood pressure that may lead to organ damage

Severe infections

Trauma

Surgical emergencies

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