Baptist Health South Florida’s Burn Center at South Miami Hospital treats acute burns and chronic burn injuries and offers reconstructive surgery to restore appearance and functionality following a burn. The plastic surgeons at the Burn Center work collaboratively with dermatologists, wound care experts, nutritionists and rehabilitation specialists to help you recover from burn injuries.

Our multi-disciplinary team approach is centered on you and your treatment goals. If you are 18 years of age or older, we provide comprehensive care for burns from accidents at home or work, including chemical burns, and from allergic reactions.

What conditions are treated by plastic surgeons or burn specialists at Baptist Health?

  • Allergic Reactions
  • Chemical Burns
  • Scars or Scarring
  • Common burns from home or work accidents

What treatments are offered by burn specialists at Baptist Health?

Whether you need inpatient or outpatient care, our burn specialists will create a personalized, comprehensive treatment plan, including:
  • Emergency burn care
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Pain management
  • Patient and family education
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Scar revision and reduction
  • Skin substitute and grafts
  • Stem cell treatment
  • Wound care

Who benefits from the services of the Burn Center?

If you have a minor burn from a home or work accident or a small chemical spill, we can help. If you have been seen in one of the Baptist Health emergency departments for a burn, you will be referred to one of our burn specialists for follow-up treatment. Baptist Health South Florida does not treat major traumatic burn victims.

Our Approach

Our Approach

Our focus is on you. As plastic surgeons with specialty training in burn care, we offer you comprehensive care and reconstruction. Our holistic approach to treatment not only focuses on how you look, but how you feel.

Get more information on how our specialists can help you.