Caroline George

Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics


Dr. Caroline George is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine. She attends on the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. She is also a consultant for the Otto Bremer Trust Center for Safe and Healthy Children team.
Dr. George received her medical degree from the University of Minnesota College of Medicine in 1992, completed her Pediatric Residency program at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, and completed the Pediatric Critical Care fellowship program at The Children's Hospital in Denver Colorado. She became a member of the Pediatric Critical Care division at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in 1998 until 2007 when she joined the faculty at the University of Minnesota.
Her areas of clinical interest in the Pediatric Critical Care unit include acute lung injury, and care of children that have experienced non-accidental trauma. In Child Abuse Pediatrics, her clinical interest is focused on early detection of sentinel abusive injuries.

Clinical Summary

Post-operative management of cardiothoracic patients • Management of trauma patients including non-accidental trauma • Detection of Sentinel Abusive Injuries


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care,
University of Colorado
Denver, Colorado, United States
Fellowship in Child Abuse Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Residency in Pediatrics,
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, Iowa, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Child Abuse Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Recognition

Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors”, Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine
“Best Doctor in America”
Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” , Minnesota Monthly Magazine



Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-301
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Contact

Joanna Perrier
Administrative Phone: 612-625-6678
Administrative Email: