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Surgical Critical Care

The Division of Surgical Critical Care at Tufts MC in Boston provides post-surgical care for patients in our Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU).
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Horacio M. Hojman, MD

Horacio M. Hojman, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Chief, Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Surgical Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Associate Director, Trauma Surgery; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, Trauma and Critical Care
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4488
Fax #: 617-636-8172

Trauma, surgical critical care, acute care surgery

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