Lorenzo Paladino MD

Lorenzo Paladino MD is an Associate professor of Emergency Medicine at one of the largest level I trauma centers in the country.Dr.Paladino is a major in the USAF, PJ medical director for the 103rd rescue squadron, Pararescue – Special Warfare. Dr Paladino is a Board Certified EMS Director and Counter Narcotics and Terrorism Operational Medical Support (CONTOMS) certified. Dr Paladino is active in disaster medicine, hospital threat assessment and bioterrorism preparedness. He has years of field experience working as a paramedic in the NYC 911 system prior to medical school and is an active paramedic instructor. Dr Paladino is an Advanced Trauma Life Support instructor and a Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) instructor, frequently teaching Air force Pararescue (PJs), DOD, Army Special Forces 18 D, FBI, Homeland Security and SWAT personnel. He has worked on the front line in Iraq multiple times with the US and Iraq SF on the war on terror. Expertise includes penetrating trauma, critical care, blast injuries, injury ballistics, chemical attacks, K9 medicine, and scuba rescue and emergencies.