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Dr. Jonathan H. Nguyen

Dr. Jonathan H. Nguyen, DO, FACS, FACOS

Dr. Jonathan H. Nguyen received his BS degree in Human Biology from the University of Texas at Austin in 2006 and continued to UNTHSC Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine where he obtained his Doctorate of Osteopathy in 2010. He went on to complete his surgical residency at Rowan-SOM and surgical critical care fellowship from Cooper University Hospital. He joined Morehouse School of Medicine and the Grady Acute Care Surgery team in 2016 and has served as the Associate Trauma Medical Director since 2018. He has an interest in resuscitation, innovative technologies, and trauma research.


  • Acute Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Radiology


  • Cooper University Hospital


  • Morehouse

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Residency: Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Honors & Awards

Winner, Faculty Teaching Competition

Morehouse School of Medicine Teaching Award, 2019


Nguyen, J., (in press). Expeditious Diagnosis and Laparotomy for Patients with Acute Abdominal Compartment Syndrome May Improve Survival.

Nguyen, J., (2018). Prevention of all-terrain vehicle injufires: a Systematic review fro the EAstern Association for the Surgery Trauma.

Moore, C., Kwayisi, G., Esiobu, P., Bashan-Gilzenrat, K., Matthews, L. R., Nguyen, J., Moriarty, N., Liggon, M., Udobi, K., Taha, A., Childs, E. W., Danner, O. K. (2018). Successful Treatment of Massive Hemothorax with Class IV Shock using Aortography with Transcatheter Embolization of Actively Bleeding Posterior Left Intercostal Arteries after Penetrating Left Chest Trauma: A Case for the Hybrid OR.

Nguyen, j. (2018). Variations in IRB Processes and Consent Requirements for Trauma Research: an EAST Multicenter Survey.

Matthews, L. R., Cooper, M., Carney, D., Danner, O. K., Nguyen, J., Bashan-Gilzenrat, K., Moore, C., Udobi, K., Childs, E. W., Rhee, P., Taha, A. (2017). Traumatic Injuries Requiring Simultaneous Emergent Operative Procedures, Knife Wounds to the Top of the Skull and the Abdomen. Global Journal of Medical and Clinical Case Reports.

Nguyen, J., Bashan, K. A., Danner, O. K., Matthews, R., Taha, A., Childs, E. W., Rhee, P. (2017). A Strangulated Cecal Volvulus through the Foramen of Winslow, a Rare Presentation of Internal Herniation. The American surgeon, 83(6), 200-201.

Nguyen, J. (in press). Disability and Life Insurance.

Nguyen, J., Neff, R. (in press). Elctronic Health Records.

Nguyen, J., Morse, B. (in press). Practicing Academic Medicine.

Nguyen, J., Cartolano, T. (in press). Where to Look for Jobs.

Nguyen, J. (in press). Applying for Privileges and Licensure.

Nguyen, J., Ratnasekera, A. (in press). Finding a Trauma and Critical Care Fellowship.

Nguyen, J., Mustafa, R. (in press). How to Apply for Jobs.