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Trauma Team

Trauma Team

As a trauma center, NYU Winthrop Hospital delivers lifesaving care to the most seriously injured patients. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, our trauma team is prepared for any emergency.

Our team of in-house trauma surgeons, available 24/7, have specialized critical care surgery training and work closely with other in-house specialists, on-call physicians and trauma support staff, including:

  • Neurosurgeons
  • Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Emergency Medicine Physicians
  • Anesthesiologists
  • Radiologists
  • Critical Care Physicians
  • Pediatric Critical Care Physicians
  • Trauma Nurses
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physical Medicine and Rehab
  • Case Management
  • Social Services

NYU Winthrop’s trauma team collaborates with community hospitals throughout the region and emergency medical service professionals, to ensure prompt transportation of patients with critical and/or life-threatening injuries. Our team also works closely with specialists across various disciplines at NYU Winthrop Hospital to provide the best care to patients during every aspect of injury and recovery.

Meet The Trauma Team

D’Andrea Joseph, MD - Chief of Trauma / Critical Care and Emergency General Surgery | NYU Winthrop HospitalD’Andrea Joseph, MD, FACS Chief of Trauma / Critical Care and Emergency General Surgery

Specialties: Trauma Surgery, Critical Care



Fahd Ali, MD - Trauma Surgeon | NYU Winthrop HospitalFahd Ali, MD, FACS Trauma Surgeon

Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma Surgery



Amir Gendy, MD - Attending Trauma Surgeon | NYU Winthrop HospitalAmir Gendy, MD, FACS Attending Trauma Surgeon

Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma Surgery



James C Maurer, MD - Director of Surgical Residency | NYU Winthrop HospitalJames C Maurer, MD Director of Surgical Residency

Specialties: General Surgery, Trauma Surgery



Brian F. Gilchrist, MD FACS - Director of Pediatric Surgery | NYU Winthrop HospitalBrian F. Gilchrist, MD, FACS Chief of Pediatric Surgery

Specialties: Pediatric Trauma Surgery, Pediatric Critical Care, General Pediatric Surgery



Charles Coren, MD - Director of Pediatric Trauma | NYU Winthrop HospitalCharles Coren, MD, FACS Director of Pediatric Trauma

Specialties: Pediatric Trauma Surgery, Pediatric Critical Care, General Pediatric Surgery



Kenneth Hall, MD - Trauma Surgeon | NYU Winthrop HospitalKeneth Hall, MD, FACS Trauma Surgeon

Specialties: Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery, GI Surgery



Viktor Smirnov, MD - Trauma Surgeon | NYU Winthrop HospitalViktor Smirnov, MD Trauma Surgeon



Adel Hanna, MD - Critical Care Specialist | NYU Winthrop HospitalAdel Hanna, MD Critical Care Specialist



Other Trauma Staff

Camille Glotzbecker
Administrative Director, Surgical Services & Business Development Cardiothoracic Surgery & Trauma

Annemarie Glazer, RN
Trauma Program Manager

Maureen Casey, RN
Patient Safety Quality Specialist for Trauma

Donna Porcelli, RN
Trauma Registrar

Sue Simmons, RN
Trauma Registrar

Ellen Berghorn, RN
Injury Prevention Nurse

Keri Gorman, PA
Chief Trauma PA

Nycole Abela, PA

Linda Cheng, PA
Pediatrics

Laura DeAngelis, PA

Gerri DeLizio, PA

Katie Fargnoli, PA

Catherine Fitzsimmons, PA

Amanda Hill, PA

Jessica JapNgie, PA

Alexandra Lewis, PA

Antonia Oddsen, PA

Jillian Picinich, PA

Michelle Quale, NP

Jessica Teresco, PA

Kristen Weinman, PA

Our core Emergency Department (ED) Trauma Nurses, Pediatric ED Attendings, EMS, Child Life, Senior Medical Residents and Surgical Critical Care PA Residents are also an important part of the Trauma Team.

The entire ED, including the pediatric ED, assist in making every trauma patient a priority and accomplish the high quality of care necessary.