Trauma Center - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Trauma Center

After a major injury, Genesis Hospital’s designated trauma center could help save your life or a limb. Our location close to your home means you get the timely care you need to improve your outcome, and you’ll recover in a hospital near your loved ones and support system.

Verified Level III Trauma Center

Meet Your Medical Director

Watch Stuart Chow, M.D., trauma medical director, discuss the comprehensive, high-quality care you can expect from Genesis Hospital’s Level III trauma center.

Trust our Level III trauma center to quickly:

  • Diagnose your injury
  • Stabilize your condition
  • Provide surgery and intensive care
  • Resuscitate you, if necessary

Board-certified emergency medicine physicians and orthopedic surgeons are available 24/7, so you receive treatment as soon as possible. You’ll also benefit from promptly available general surgeons and neurosurgeons, trauma nurses certified in adult and pediatric life support, pulmonologists and critical care specialists.

You can trust our quality of care because the American College of Surgeons verified that Genesis Hospital has the staff, resources and services required of a Level III trauma center.

Prevent Serious Injuries

To learn how to reduce your or a loved one’s risk of a traumatic injury, explore Genesis HealthCare System’s ThinkFirst Injury Prevention program.

Trauma Program Staff

Stuart Chow, D.O., Trauma Medical Director

Brandice Alexander, D.O., Trauma surgeon with Trauma Program

Susan Piecynski, Certified Nurse Practitioner with Trauma Program

Jane Kilgore, MSN, RN, CEN, Trauma Program Manager

Matthew Martin, Nurse Practitioner

Joel Dickinson, EMS CQI Consultant, Trauma Program

Rebecca Geyer, MSN, RN, Injury Prevention/Outreach Coordinator

Leslie Corp - Trauma Registrar

Think First

Learn more about how Genesis’ ThinkFirst Injury Prevention Program can benefit your family. Call 740-455-7659 or email

Related Locations

Related Services

  • Emergency Care

    In a medical emergency, you can rely on our emergency department where high quality care is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Genesis FirstCare

    Genesis FirstCare only treats illnesses and injuries that need prompt attention but are not life threatening.

  • Trauma Care

    Genesis HealthCare System is a high quality trauma care center with Level III Trauma verification by the Ohio Department of Health.