Nicholas Laconi

Nicholas Laconi, M.D., M.S.

University Of Florida College Of Medicine

Department: MD-SURGERY-RESIDENCY PROGRAM

About Nicholas Laconi

Hometown: Palm Harbor, FL

Clinical and Research Interests: Medical education, technical and nontechnical surgical simulation

What were you looking for in a residency program?

Diverse faculty with a large breadth of clinical practice. Opportunity for exposure to broad range of surgical specialties, high acuity care, and complex patient pathology.

What are the strengths of the UF program?

Large regional referral center with large volume of complex surgical patients. Strong collaboration among surgical specialties. Large volume of approachable faculty that are invested in resident education.

What do you like best about living in Gainesville?

Small town feel with the opportunities and events of a larger city. Numerous sporting and cultural events here due to the university. Very diverse offerings that cater to all types of individuals, ranging from college students to families. The city continues to grow and develop, with new businesses and opportunities arriving all the time. It is a culinary hotspot, often the jumping point for a lot of growing restaurants due to its unique demographic.

List of hobbies/interests: Spending time with my wife and children, grilling, eating, surfing, running, SCUBA diving

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021
PAS5020 Intro to Medicine 2

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-5327-7255

Areas of Interest
  • Simulation in medical and surgical education

Publications

2022
Impact of Empiric Linezolid for Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections on Duration of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus-Active Therapy.
Surgical infections. 23(3):313-317 [DOI] 10.1089/sur.2021.329. [PMID] 35133888.
2021
Closed-Loop Bowel Obstruction Years After an Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair.
Cureus. 13(10) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.18586. [PMID] 34765353.
2020
Neonatal Dieulafoy Lesion Requiring Massive Transfusion Protocol and Surgical Intervention.
Neonatology. 117(3):380-383 [DOI] 10.1159/000506704. [PMID] 32325456.
2015
Inhibition of heparin precipitation, bacterial growth, and fungal growth with a combined isopropanol-ethanol locking solution for vascular access devices.
Journal of pediatric surgery. 50(3):472-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2014.07.003. [PMID] 25746710.

Education

Surgical Education Fellowship
2020 · University of Florida College of Medicine
Medical Doctorate
2017 · University of Florida College of Medicine
Master of Medical Sciences
2013 · Morsani College of Medicine
Bachelor of Science
2011 · University of Florida

Contact Details

Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100286
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610