Shriners Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati Appoints Petra Warner, MD, FACS as Chief of Staff
(CINCINNATI; January 29, 2016) – After serving as interim Chief of Staff since February, Shriners Hospital for Children – Cincinnati has appointed Petra Warner, MD, FACS, Chief of Staff.
Dr. Warner has worked for Cincinnati Shriners Hospital since 2000. She completed her surgical residency Loyola University in Chicago and her burn fellowship at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. She is board certified in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care by the American College of Surgeons.
“We are very proud to announce Dr. Warner as the Chief of Staff,” said Mark Shugarman, Hospital Administrator. “She has proven herself as a dynamic leader and has an incredible passion to help children.”
Dr. Warner has served as the assistant Chief of Staff since 2004 at Cincinnati Shriners. She has done extensive training and supervision of the country’s only pediatric burn transport team at the Cincinnati Shriners Hospital. Her specialties include acute burn management, reconstructive burn care, treatment of desquamative skin disorders and complex wounds.
Shriner’s Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati provides services for burns and pediatric plastic surgery, including cleft lip and palate, abnormal breast development in boys and girls, hemangioma, congenital hairy nevus, hand malformations, ear deformities, complex wound and skin disorders, and trauma and reconstructive conditions. Shriners Hospital for Children – Cincinnati is verified by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons and recognized as a Cleft Lip and Palate Team by the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation. The hospital has had Magnet™ designation since 2008 and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. All services are provided regardless of a family’s ability to pay.