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Kessler Trauma Center at Strong Hospital earns level one distinction

Created: 05/21/2014 7:41 PM WHEC.com

The Kessler Trauma Center at Strong Hospital has been recognized as one of only two across the entire state to be verified as "level one". It's a national distinction that means they'll be able to provide the highest level of surgical care to trauma patients.

Dr. Mark Gestring talked with Lia Lando about what it takes to get this recognition and what it means for the Rochester area. To see the interview, press play on the video player.





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