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Kathleen Romanowski, M.D., FACS

Kathleen Romanowski, M.D., FACS

Kathleen Romanowski, M.D., FACS, is a burn surgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California and assistant professor at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. She completed fellowships in burn surgery and surgical critical care at UCDMC. She worked as clinical assistant professor at the University of Iowa Department of Surgery before returning to Sacramento to treat critical care needs of children and adults. 

Dr. Romanowski’s research interests include frailty of burn patients, the use of long-acting pain medications, and disparities in burn care. Her work has been published in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery, Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Journal of Burn Care & Research and other professional journals.

Dr. Romanowski is a member of the American Burn Association, American College of Surgeons, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Association of Academic Surgeons, and Association of Women Surgeons.

Credentials:

  • Medical Degree, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill.
  • Residency, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.
  • Fellowship in Burn Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, Calif.
  • Fellowship in Critical Care, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, Calif.