Medical Expert - Bret A. Nicks, M.D.

Area of Expertise: Emergency Medicine - Trauma
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Bret A. Nicks, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Assistant Medical Director - Emergency Department

Assistant Dean of Global Health

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at Lexington Medical Center and Davie County Hospital

Dr. Nicks is an American College of Emergency Physicians spokesperson and the assistant medical director in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Wake Forest Baptist. He also serves as the medical director for the emergency department at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital, in neighboring Greensboro, NC. In 2010 he was named the first assistant dean of Global Health at the medical center.  His clinical interests include observational medicine, international medicine, wilderness medicine, emergency department administration, and ultrasound. His research interests include shock, ultrasound, and pneumonia treatment

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observational medicine, international medicine, wilderness medicine, emergency department administration, shock, ultrasound, pneumonia treatment

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