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Burn Care

Burn injuries are physically and psychologically traumatic and painful. Fortunately, NYC Health + Hospitals provides the most advanced, specialized treatment for burn injuries available at our Burn Care Centers of Excellence. The health care team at these hospitals promotes rapid healing and minimizes scarring and infection. Patients also receive the compassionate emotional support that’s so important during the healing process.

How We Care For You

NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi and NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem are our two facilities that have earned Burn Center status from the New York State Department of Health. The medical staff at these hospitals have profound burn treatment experience. Both are especially well-equipped to treat the most serious burn cases.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem operates one of the few burn units in plastic and reconstructive surgery to reduce scarring that affects African-American patients. NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi is a pioneer in employing early surgical interventions to preserve skin and to minimize infections and injury.

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NYC Health + Hospitals provides high quality health care to all New Yorkers, regardless of their ability to pay. But we’ll also help you find health insurance if you need it. Click here to learn more about MetroPlus, our affordable and comprehensive health insurance plan.

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NYC Health + Hospitals provides advanced burn care at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem and NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi with a full wellness team dedicated to you and your family from your very first visit.

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