Contact Emergency Medicine & Traumatology

Contact Emergency Medicine & Traumatology

The Department of Emergency Medicine offers a full spectrum of emergency care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Serving around the clock in the department are specialists who are board-certified in Emergency Medicine and provide trauma care; acute care; fast track care; and patient and family services. In addition, care teams have access to sub-specialists at all hours of the day and night.

The department welcomes referral of patients who require emergency evaluation. The attending physician may be contacted directly by calling 800.548.6537 twenty-four hours a day.

Hartford Hospital is committed to developing a seamless transition between primary care and tertiary referral.

Leadership & Staff

Chief Jeffrey A. Finkelstein, MD, FACEP
Associate Chief & Medical Director
A. Jon Smally, MD, FACEP
Associate Chief, Academic Affairs
Kenneth J. Robinson, MD, FACEP
Associate Medical Director Fred F. Tilden, MD, FACEP
Director, Informatics Lincoln F. Abbott, MD, FACEP


Director Lenworth M. Jacobs, MD, MPH, FACS
Medical Director Lauri D. Bolton, MD

EMS / Trauma Program

Director Sarah G. Knuth, MD

Emergency Medicine & Traumatology