Eileen Metzger Bulger M.D., F.A.C.S.

Eileen Metzger Bulger M.D., F.A.C.S.

Bio

Dr. Bulger is a UW professor of surgery and Chief of Trauma for Harborview Medical Center. She specializes in trauma, critical care and acute surgical…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"I enjoy caring for the injured patient and his/her family for the time of injury and throughout the hospital stay and working to optimize the trauma system so we get the right patient to the right place at the right time."

Personal Interests

Quilting, hiking and spending time with family.

Clinical Interests

Trauma and emergency care, disaster management.

Research Interests

Pre-hospital care, resuscitation of hemorrhagic shock, modulation of inflammation after injury, necrotizing soft tissue infections, injuries associated with motor vehicle crashes.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Cornell Univ. Medical CollegeMedical education1992
UW - Dept. of SurgeryFellowship
UW - Dept. of SurgeryFellowship
UW - Dept. of SurgeryInternship
UW - Dept. of SurgeryResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1992

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of SurgerySurgery2000
American Board of SurgerySurgical Critical Care2000
Dr. Bulger is a UW professor of surgery and Chief of Trauma for Harborview Medical Center. She specializes in trauma, critical care and acute surgical emergencies. Her research focus involves advancements in pre-hospital care, the early resuscitation of injured patients, and the management of necrotizing soft tissue infections

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