Caroline Park, M.D., M.P.H., specializes in emergency general surgery, trauma, and surgical critical care. 

Dr. Park earned her medical degree at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston after completing a Master of Public Health degree at Columbia University in New York. She performed her residency in general surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and received advanced training in surgical critical care and trauma surgery through separate fellowships at Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center.

She joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2018.

Dr. Park conducts research and lectures on surgical critical care practices and outcomes in trauma patients. She has a special interest in surgical education and integrating new technologies to support active learning and improved patient care.


Medical School
Tufts University School of Medicine (2011)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2016), General Surgery
Los Angeles Medical Center + USC Medical Center (2017), Surgical Critical Care