Nicholas Maldonado

Nicholas Maldonado, M.D., FACEP

Clinical Assistant Professor; Associate Program Director, Residency

Department: Department of Emergency Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 265-5911

About Nicholas Maldonado

Dr. Maldonado was born in the Bronx, New York. After graduating from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School for Music & Art and Performing Arts, he attended a 7-year combined B.S./M.D. program at the Sophie B. Davis School of Biomedical Education in Manhattan, at the City College of New York. He completed his medical school training at Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He later attended a 4-year emergency medicine residency and served as chief resident at the Harvard-Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program at Brigham & Women’s Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. After residency, Dr. Maldonado accepted a full-time clinical faculty position at the University of Florida in 2014.

Dr. Maldonado co-authored the popular emergency medicine pocket guide Pocket Emergency Medicine, 3rd edition. He has a strong interest in medical student and residency education, evidence based-emergency medicine and diagnostic decision making. His future aspirations include obtaining an additional degree and participating in clinical research trials.

On his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children as well as playing jazz guitar.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC7710 Sr Emerg Med Clerkshp
PAS5008C Adv Clinical Practic


A woman with right eye pain and vision loss.
Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians open. 3(6) [DOI] 10.1002/emp2.12863. [PMID] 36466779.
A Gardener With a Fever for 2 Weeks
. 48(6):720-723

Contact Details

(352) 265-5911
Manager Of Education Programs:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100186
Business Street:
Department of Emergency Medicine
1329 SW 16th Street, Suite 5270
Gainesville FL 32608