Nakia Nicole Gaines, MD $$

Emergency Medicine Physician

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Miami Medical School (2005)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2008), Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine (2012), Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Injury prevention
    • Car seat safety
  • Publications

    • Etiologies of septic shock in a pediatric emergency department population. Gaines NN, Patel B, Williams EA, Cruz AT The Pediatric infectious disease journal 2012 Nov 31 11 1203-5
    • Pneumothorax, Pneumomediastinum, and Pulmonary Embolism Johnson NN, Toledo A, Endom E Pediatric Clinics of North America 2010 Dec 57 6 1357-1383
  • Professional Activities

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Awards and Honors

    • Medicine Trustee Scholarship (2001-2005), University of Miami School of Medicine

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