Patient with severe injuries present to the emergency room and trauma centers on a daily basis. Penetrating injuries occur to soft tissue, nerve and bones; and are usually due to assault with a knife or gun. They can also happen while at work, especially for those around power tools. Identifying such injuries is crucial, unnecessary delays typically between 6-12 hours can lead to irreversible limb ischemia and possible limb loss.
Dr.Volshteyn, who is affiliated with the Trauma Center at Robert Wood Johnson, has great experience with such injuries. He had completed a fellowship in microsurgery, allowing him to work on injuries to nerves and blood vessels. If you or anyone has an emergency, please do not hesitate to call 732-641-3350 to speak directly to the doctor.