SNYPJOA Police Surgeon
Dr. Mark Hamill
Dr. Mark E. Hamill, MD, has been named the Police Surgeon of the SNYPJOA. Dr. Hamill is a former police officer for the Town of Clay, NY. He is now a Trama/Surgeon Critical Care doctor who is both Board Certified in general surgery and critical care.
Dr. Hamill completed his undergraduate degree in Biology at Long Island University – C.W Post campus and medical school at the State University of New York Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. Following this he pursued residency training in General Surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and advanced training in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He has an extensive background in law enforcement and EMS including experience as a patrol officer with the New York City Police Department and the Town of Clay, New York and as both an EMT and Paramedic with the New York City EMS system, Rural Metro Medical Services and his local volunteer fire department. Currently he is a Trauma Surgeon and Surgical Intensivist at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, a level 1 trauma center located in southwestern Virginia. He is an Associate Professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and has an active research program in trauma and critical care outcomes. He has lectured extensively on topics including firearms injuries, evaluation and treatment of victims of trauma, disaster management, surgical education, and critical care.