Learn more about physicians and staff in Mass General's Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care (TESSCC).

Physicians

George Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd
George C. Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd

Chief, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
John F. Burke Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Susan Briggs, MD, MPH

Susan Briggs, MD, MPH

Supervising Medical Officer of the International Medical Surgical Response Team, Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Marc de Moya, MD
Marc A. de Moya, MD

Director, Surgical Clerkship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director of Acute Care Surgery Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Peter Fagenholz, MD
Peter Fagenholz, MD

Assistant in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Miguel Gaeta, MD
Miguel Gaeta, MD

Director, Trauma Program at Elliot Hospital, New Hampshire
Assistant in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Ronald Hirschberg, MD
Ronald Hirschberg, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Haytham Kaafarani, MD, MPH

David King, MD
David King, MD

Assistant in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Trauma Surgeon, Major, Medical Corps, U.S. Army Reserve
Jarone Lee, MD, MPH

Jarone Lee, MD, MPH

Critical Care Attending

Shamim Nejad, MD

Shamim Nejad, MD

Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Daniel Dante Yeh, MD

Assistant in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Trauma Program Manager

  • Alice Gervasini, PhD, RN
    Trauma and Emergency Surgery Program, Nurse Director

Administrative Staff

  • Justin Verge, MHA
    Administrative Director
  • Laurie Petrovick, MS
    Program Manager
  • Amanda Droste
    Registry Department
  • Ingrid J.Howard
    Registry Department
  • Yufen Wang
    Registry Department
  • Konin Horton
    Registry Department
  • Toby Raybould, MS
    Outreach/Injury Prevention Coordinator
  • Thom Fitzgerald
    Billing Coordinator
  • Suzanne Benotti
    Administrative Assistant
  • Maura Bryan
    Administrative Assistant
  • Rosangely Martinez
    Administrative Assistant
  • Karen Spencer
    Administrative Assistant

Nurse Practitioners

  • Mary Hamel, ANP
  • Katherine Casey Martin, ACNP-BC
  • Erin L McLaughlin, ACNP-BC, MSN
  • Dana Perry ANP-BC
  • Sheila M Preece FNP-C
  • Kimberly A. Roth, ACNP-BC
  • Jennifer Lynn Shackelford, ACNP-BC
  • Cheryl D. Waldron, APRN-BC
  • Christopher DePesa, RN, MS
    Trauma Nurse Coordinator
  • Caren T. Harris, RN, MSN, PNP-BC
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Research Staff

  • Yongqing Li, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
  • Catrina Cropano
    Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Michael Duggan, DVM
    Instructor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Educational Staff

  • Suzann Lindsay, ATLS Program Manager