Alex Guerrero, MD, FACS is a trauma surgeon based in New York City. In addition to being an experienced clinician, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeon, he has been integrally involved in Amend’s injury prevention research since 2005. He is the medical director of Trauma Ready, a consulting firm for trauma centers and was the first U.S. surgeon to obtain a Masters in Trauma Sciences. His thesis was on the use of risk adjusted models for external benchmarking in trauma. He has also served as a war surgeon with Médecins Sans Frontières, a ringside physician at Madison Square Garden and a medical advisor to various television programs.