Nicholas Dorsey, MD

CHFM Faculty

Nicholas Dorsey, MD Nicholas Dorsey, MD
Assistant Professor
Family Medicine at Haile Plantation
2846 SW 87th Way Suite A
Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 265-0944 Fax: (352) 594-8511
e-mail: ndorsey@ufl.edu

Professional Biography

Dr. Dorsey is a physician and Assistant Professor in Family Medicine at the Haile Plantation clinic. He previously also served as a physician for the U.S. Navy Reserves. Dr. Dorsey began his studies at the University of Central Florida receiving a Bachelor’s of Science in Microbiology and Molecular Biology. He continued his education by attending medical school at St. George’s University and later returned to the state of Florida to complete his residency in family medicine at the University of Florida. He is also a recipient of the Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Award, presented by the Organization of Student Representatives (OSR), which honors a physician who represents the qualities a great mentor and adviser should have while interacting with medical students. Recipients of this award represent their medical practice by teaching ethic, empathy, and service by example.

Education/Training

Program/Degree Institution Field/Specialty
BS University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida
Microbiology and Molecular Biology
Diploma of Higher Education University of Northumbria Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Medical Sciences
MD St. George’s University
Grenada, West Indies
Medicine
Residency University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Family Medicine

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) – Step 1,2 and 3
  • NIHSS Training – Part 1,2 and 3
  • Hazardous-Material Training
  • International Trauma and Life Support
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Florida Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society

Honors and Awards

  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism Award

Clinical Interest

  • Preventive Medicine
  • Medical Education
  • Obesity