No one expects to suffer brain or spine trauma. Yet, each year, hundreds of adults and children are injured and rushed to an Indiana trauma center. Often, a neurosurgeon expertly assesses a patient’s injury and creates a plan of care that mobilizes a team of specialists. The Trauma Program at IU School of Medicine, in partnership with IU Health, is the most advanced in the state of Indiana. This team of trauma surgeons treat complex brain and spinal cord injuries at IU Health Methodist Hospital and other locations.