Jonathan Nguyen, DO, FACOS, FACS

Jonathan Nguyen, DO, FACOS, FACS 

Associate Professor


Location: Grady Surgery Department, Room 2C144
Phone: (404) 616-1415


Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
Residency: General Surgery

University of North Texas Health Science Center - Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Worth, TX
Degree: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Human Biology - Concentration in Genetics and Biotechnology

Lone Star Community College, Houston, TX 
Degree: Cisco Certified Network Associate Degree

Board Certification

  • American Osteopathic Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Osteopathic Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care


  • Lovasik BP, Grant AA, Sciaretta JD, Nguyen JH. Challenges of Acute Care Surgery: Ballistic Wound Through a Bochdalek Hernia. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2021 Feb 4
  • Weeks AH, Grant AA, Sciarretta JD, Nguyen J, Todd SR, Rajani R. Blunt Traumatic Injury to the Superficial Femoral Artery in a Morbidly Obese Female: Case Report Using Endovascular Covered Stent Repair. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2021 Feb;55(2):192-195. doi: 10.1177/1538574420954576. Epub 2020 Sep 10. Review.
  • Pujari A, Ramos CR, Nguyen J, Rajani RR, Benarroch-Gampel J. Pharmacologic Therapy is Not Associated with Stroke Prevention in Patients with Isolated Blunt Vertebral Artery Injury. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Jan;70:137-142.
  • Castater CA, Carlin M, Parker VD, Sciarretta C, Koganti D, Nguyen J, Grant AA, Smith RN, Ramos CR, Sciarretta JD, Dente CJ, Rajani R, Todd SR. Intra-abdominal Inferior Vena Cava Injuries: Operative Strategies and Outcomes. Am Surg. 2020 Dec 19
  • Hazen B, Castater C, Nguyen J, Gelbard R, Sciarretta J, Todd R, Grant AA. Pulmonary Artery Bullet Embolization: Presentation and Management. Am Surg. 2020 Dec 6
  • Fitzgerald CA, Tootla Y, Morse BC, Benarroch-Gampel J, Ramos CR, Nguyen J. Traumatic Blunt Injuries to the Celiac Artery: A 5-Year Review From a Level I Trauma Center. Am Surg. 2020 Dec;86(12):1651-1655.
  • Danner OK, Saberian S, Sola R, Nguyen JH, Udobi K, Childs EW. Comparison of Hospital Triage Systems Using the Modified Trauma Severity Frailty Index vs Emergency Severity Index in Adult Trauma Patients. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2020 October; 231(4).
  • Castater C, Hazen B, Hoppe S, Benarroch-Gampel J, Nguyen J, Sondheimer I, Okpukpara C, Busby S. Tracheoinnominate Fistula After Percutaneous Tracheostomy: Successful Management with Endovascular Stenting. Am Surg. 2020 Jun 29;
  • Koganti D, Hazen BJ, Dente CJ, Nguyen J, Gelbard RB. The role of diagnostic laparoscopy for trauma at a high-volume level one center. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jun 4
  • Nguyen J. Successful Treatment of Dual Juxtahepatic Inferior Vena Cava Injuries Using Formal Atriocaval Shunt: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Journal of surgical case reports. 2020 May;

Honors and Awards

  • 2020: Trauma Attending of the Year, Nursing award
  • 2019: Morehouse School of Medicine, Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2016: 3rd place, Top Gun Competition – SAGES Convention
  • 2013: 2nd place, Top Gun Competition – SLS Convention
  • 2009: Sigma Sigma Phi Outstanding Service Award