Douglas R. Fraser, MD, FACS
General Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Dr. Douglas R. Fraser, is an associate professor in the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Department of Surgery, and is the Trauma Medical Director at University Medical Center in Las Vegas. As the Chief of Trauma, he works daily to ensure the complex operations of the only Level 1 Trauma Center in Nevada.
Dr. Fraser completed his surgical residency at UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey. As the Division Chief of Acute Care Surgery [Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care] he works closely with fellows, residents, students, and staff to provide the best possible care to critically injured patients.
As the Program Director of the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Acute Care Surgery Fellowship, he is proud to know this same fellowship gave him his advanced surgical training in ACS and now he is educating the next generation of surgeons to do the same.
Dr. Fraser also works for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department as a tactical physician to provide support to the SWAT team and Search & Rescue officers on missions across the Valley to protect and to serve the community.