One-of-a-kind care comes from one-of-a-kind nurses
Let's care for our city, our family, and our home—together. Join our team of extraordinary nurses.Nursing Careers
Healthy tomorrows start by Living Well today
Let's make health a reason to celebrate, for today and for our future. Visit our Living Well Blog for expert advice, healthful recipes, and tips for living your best and healthiest life.Living Well Blog
Comprehensive Cancer Care forevery body
Committed to providing quality cancer care for all of our patients, utilizing a truly patient-centered approachCancer Care at UMC
Hospital in New Orleans
Built to inspire and heal
For health care and services focused on keeping you and your family healthy while advancing medical research, count on University Medical Center New Orleans. With a legacy nearly 300 years in the making, our hospital delivers care to our community through a caring staff and the best environment for healing. We're a leading academic medical center and a destination of choice for exceptional health care.
Comprehensive healthcare excellence
With 650 physicians and more than 2,700 employees, University Medical Center has become a renowned center for treating people with a wide variety of conditions. Our hospital has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, verified by the American College of Surgeons, a certified Burn Center and a Cancer Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons-Commission on Cancer. By offering the widest breadth of healthcare services, tools and experience, we’re helping our patients live their best lives.
Partnerships to medical training and research
Our partnerships with LSU Health New Orleans and Tulane University School of Medicine and other colleges and universities make University Medical Center a leader in training the physicians and other health care professionals of tomorrow. Each year, our academic medical center trains more than 1000 residents, 1,200 nurses, 900 medical students, and nearly 400 other health care students and trainees. We are pioneers in helping patients get the best health care.
- Surgery Our surgeons specialize in a variety of different surgical practices including - cosmetic & reconstruction, cardiac surgery and hidden scar surgery for breast cancer patients.
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