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Ronald I. Gross, MD, Chief

Surgery Department   Image  
Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Surgical Critical Care Division
  • Chief, Division of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
  • Interim Program Director, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care Fellowships
  • Associate Professor of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine
Divison of Trauma Surgery
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
  • General Surgery Residency
    Bellevue Medical Center
    New York University School of Medicine
    New York, NY
  • New York University School of Medicine
    New York, NY
Honors and Awards
  • “Evening to Honor Excellence” Recipient, High School Scholarship Foundation of Fairfield-2004
  • Public Service Award, Southwest Emergency Services Council-2003
  • 100 Top Doctors in Connecticut, Connecticut Magazine- 2001
Professional Service
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Member, American Trauma Society
  • Member, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States


  • Scalora M; Gross RI; Burns. Management of Blunt Hepatic Trauma at a Connecticut Level I Trauma Center.  Connecticut Medicine, October 2007; 71:529-532. 
  • Ciraulo DL; Barie PS; Briggs SM; Bjerke HS; Born CT; Capella J; Cancio L; Dennis A; DiGiacomo JC; Gross RI; Hammond JS; Holcomb JB; Jenkins D; Knuth TE; Letarte PB; Lynn M; O’Neill PA; Salomone JP; Shatz DV. An Update on the Surgeons Scope and Depth of Practice to All Hazards Emergency Response. J Trauma, June 2006; 60:1267-1274.
  • Gross RI; Eversgerd JL. Transthoracic Lung Herniation Due to Blunt Trauma. J Trauma, May 2006; 60:1149.
  • Gross RI. Optimizing Trauma Care in Special Populations: Morbidly Obese. Panamerican Journal of Trauma, 2005; 12(1):46-54.
  • Jacobs L; Burns K; Luk L; Gross RI. Implementation of the Advanced Trauma Operative Management Course. Panamerican Journal of Trauma, November 2004; 11(2):21-27.