South Florida’s Only Adult & Pediatric Burn Center
Why Choose Miami Burn Center
We are dedicated burn clinicians delivering the best outcomes in burn treatment.
As South Florida’s only adult and pediatric Level I Verified Burn Center, we treat more than 600 patients a year from throughout Florida and the Caribbean. Our dedicated teams of UHealth – University of Miami Health System physicians and Jackson Health System nurses and techs provide the extensive support burn patients need – all in one place.Read More
Emergency Care, Rehabilitation, Recovery, and Psychological Support
Using leading burn treatment techniques, we provide acute care, outpatient care, rehabilitation, and advanced reconstructive treatment – including reconstructive laser treatment.
Our Patient Stories: Healing and Recovery for a Lifetime
Celebrity Chef Ralph Pagano Suffered Life-Threatening Burns
Celebrity chef Ralph Pagano was in the process of opening his new restaurant on the island of Bimini in the Bahamas, when he suffered second- and third-degree burns on more than 40 percent of his body while prepping food in the kitchen.Read More
Jamaican Firefighter Severely Burned Travels to Miami Burn Center at Ryder Trauma Center
Firefighter Tennyson “Mackie” McFarlane was responding to a routine house fire in Kingston, Jamaica when a propane tank exploded inside the structure. McFarlane suffered severe burns to his hands and face.Read More
Young Woman Survives Severe Burns On After Fiery Car Crash
Cooper Grecco was driving home when her car got a flat tire. As she was pulling over to the side of the interstate, another car slammed into hers. The impact cracked her gas tank and the car burst into flames before Cooper could escape.Read More
Aspiring Model Suffers Severe Burns After Bathroom Catches Fire
At age 22, Feride Buch was pursuing a modeling career. But on a summer day, her life took a tragic turn. While walking on the beach, Feride stepped on a piece of glass that cut her foot. She rushed home to clean the cut with rubbing alcohol.Read More
Treating and Preventing Burn Injuries
Learn important information that could help save you from a serious injury.
Remember: While these tips are helpful, seek immediate treatment if you have a serious fire, electrical, chemical, or radiation burn.