Faculty Profile

Nadim Hafez
Section of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Hafez's academic interests include Point of Care Emergency Ultrasound particularly as it applies to clinical procedures/venous access as well as resident and medical student education.

Clinical Interests



  • Guralnick AS, Pant M, Minhaj M, Sweitzer BJ, Mokhlesi B.CPAP adherence in patients with newly diagnosed obstructive sleep apnea prior to elective surgery. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Oct 15;8(5):501-6
  • Mokhlesi B, Guralnick AS. CPAP adherence during the perioperative period. J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Jul 15;9(7):733-4
  • Rezania K, Gottlieb O, Guralnick A, Prachand V, Sweitzer BJ, Vigneswaran W, White SR, Roos RP. Venous thromboembolism after diaphragm pacing in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle Nerve. 2014 Nov;50(5):863-5
  • Manisha Kak, Naoum P. Issa, Raymond P. Roos, Bobbie Jean Sweitzer, Ori Gottlieb, Amy Guralnick, Steven R. White, Carol E. Semrad, Betty Soliven, Joumana Baroody, and Kourosh Rezania. Gastrostomy tube placement is safe in advanced amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurological Research Vol. 39, Iss. 1,2017
  • Guralnick AS, Balachandran JS, Szutenbach S, Adley K, Emami L, Mohammadi M, Farnan JM, Aroroa VM, Mokhlesi M. Educational video to improve CPAP use in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea at risk for poor adherence: A randomized controlled trial. Thorax. 2017 June 30


  • MD, 2007, Medical College of Georgia, Medicine
  • Residency, 2011, Henry Ford Hospital, Emergency Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2011, Grady Memorial Hospital/Emory University, UltraSound