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Surgical Critical Care

Surgical Critical Care

IMS | Juris Medicus has surgical critical care professionals (SCC) who provide medical care to patients of all ages with acute, life-threatening, or potentially life-threatening surgical conditions or complications.

These physicians evaluate patients and develop care plans that may involve nonoperative techniques or surgical procedures.

A typical surgical critical care team consists of groups of subspecialists who have supplemental education in the management of basic science, clinical research, leadership, operative management, and trauma systems. A typical team is comprised of:

  • Case managers
  • Doctors/surgeons
  • Nurses and nurse practitioners
  • Nutritionists
  • Pharmacists
  • Physician assistants
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Social workers 

Surgical critical care physicians treat a myriad of conditions. Examples include:

  • Cardiovascular: cardiac ischemia, cardiomyopathy, ECMO, myocardial infarction (heart attack), and shock
  • Endocrine: adrenal disorders, blood sugar, diabetes, pituitary disorders, and thyroid
  • Gastrointestinal: acute liver failure, biliary obstruction, bowel obstruction, gastric ulcer, hernia, ischemic bowel, malnutrition, pancreatitis, and perforated bowel
  • Infectious diseases: bloodstream infections, infected hardware, necrotizing infections, sepsis, septic shock, urinary tract infections
  • Hematological: anemia, bleeding and clotting disorders, cancer, immunosuppression, low platelet counts, and organ transplant
  • Neurological: agitation, anorexic brain, brain injury, delirium, seizures, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury
  • Pulmonary: acute lung injury, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), collapsed lung, failure to wean from ventilator, lung infection, pneumonia, pulmonary hypertension, ventilator dependence, and tracheostomy
  • Renal: acute kidney injury, bedside dialysis, electrolyte abnormalities, fluid/water retention, and renal failure

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    Experts in our network

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    Specialties & Subspecialties


Cases Served


Experts in our network


Specialties & Subspecialties

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What to Expect Using The IMS | JM Process

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Our team is professional and deadline-driven to make sure your expert management is seamless. We understand the process and work diligently to meet your deadlines. Our paralegal team is always available to coordinate engagement and ongoing communication with your medical experts.

The IMS | JM Process is our specialized method for recruiting top medical experts. It benefits your legal case by ensuring that you are connected with highly qualified professionals who can provide essential support and insights.

Our team is comprised of professionals who have extensive experience in both the legal and medical fields. We have a deep understanding of all aspects of the legal and medical processes and requirements.

Our paralegals play a crucial role in facilitating engagement and ongoing communication with your selected medical expert. Their support ensures that you have a dedicated point of contact and that your case progresses smoothly.

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