Trauma Services Team

The trauma services program at Northside Hospital Gwinnett is comprised of expert surgeons, advanced practice providers and a team of specialists that manage the program behind the scenes.

Trauma Surgeons

  • Naila Avery, MD
  • Romeo Massoud, MD
  • Craig McCready, MD
  • Jeff Nicholas, MD
  • Luttrell Toussaint, MD
  • Uy Vu, MD

Advanced Practice Providers

  • Nurin Ghazzawi, PA-C
  • Yelitza Guzman, NP-C
  • Krystal Knight, NP-C
  • Rahul Kapoor, PA-C
  • Stephen Lewis, PA-C
  • Jannette Lord, NP-C
  • Sarah Nash, PA-C
  • Katy Steele, PA-C

Trauma Program Operations 

  • Nadirah Burgess, RN, MSN, ONC, Trauma Program Manager
  • Allison Weikert, RN, MSN, Trauma Education and Injury Prevention Coordinator
  • Rayma Stephens, BSN, RN, PI Coordinator
  • Colleen Horne, Trauma Registrar
  • Barlynda Bryant, Trauma Registrar
  • Dana Davis, Trauma Registrar

Meet Our Team

Naila Avery, MD, trauma surgeon
Naila Avery, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma
Romeo Massoud, MD, trauma surgeon
Romeo Massoud, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma
Craig McCready, MD, trauma surgeon
Craig McCready, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma
Jeff Nicholas, MD, trauma surgeon
Jeff Nicholas, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma
Luttrell Toussaint, MD, trauma surgeon
Luttrell Toussaint, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma
Uy Vu, MD, trauma surgeon
Uy Vu, MD Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma