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Dr. Stephen Kaminski - Trauma Services Medical Director

Dr. Stephen Kaminski - Medical Director - Cottage Health Concussion Clinic

Stephen Kaminksi, MD is the medical director of trauma services and the surgical intensive care unit for Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. A cum laude chemistry graduate of Boston College, Dr. Kaminksi earned his medical degree from Hahneman University in Philadelphia, receiving the Delaney Award for Academic Excellence.

He next joined Stanford University Hospital to complete his residency in general surgery while also serving two years as a research fellow in gastrointestinal surgery. This was followed by a fellowship in trauma surgery and critical care at the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Returning to California as a practicing general and trauma surgeon, Dr. Kaminski spent the next ten years at a number of Level 1 and Level 2 trauma centers in Santa Clara, San Jose and San Diego.

Watch and Learn

Concussion YouTube Video - Dr. Stephen KaminskiSports Related Brain Injury and Concussion - Stephen Kaminski, MD, the Medical Director of Trauma Services at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital discusses sports related brain injuries and what is being done to treat concussions.


Concussion Clinic Locations

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital Medical Office Building

5333 Hollister Ave.
Goleta, CA 93111

Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital

2050 Viborg Rd.
Solvang, CA 93463

Safe Kids California

Concussion Clinic Safe Kids logoSanta Barbara Cottage Hospital is proud to be the lead agency of Safe Kids California Santa Barbara County. Safe Kids California Santa Barbara County Partners is a broad-based representative group of agencies and community members working to prevent unintentional childhood injuries in their community.

Continued Care

Cottage Health Santa Barbara Neuroscience Institute

If needed, the Santa Barbara Neuroscience Institute at Cottage Health is available for the continuum of care.