Nina Guzzetta, MD
Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist
Sibley Heart Center
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Department of Anesthesiology
Emory University School of Medicine
Dr. Guzzetta graduated from Emory University School of Medicine where she also undertook her internship in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Next, she moved to Boston where she completed residency training in Anesthesiology at Harvard University/Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Afterwards, Dr. Guzzetta returned to Emory for her fellowship in adult and pediatric cardiac anesthesia. In 1994, she joined the anesthesia faculty at Emory and has practiced full-time in the pediatric cardiac anesthesia division at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta since 1998.
Dr. Guzzetta provides anesthesia care for patients with congenital heart disease as well as training residents and fellows in how to provide anesthesia for these patients. She also conducts extensive clinical research in this area primarily focusing on 1) effective anticoagulation for pediatric cardiac surgical patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass and 2) the management of bleeding after cardiopulmonary bypass.
Dr. Guzzetta is on the Board of Directors of the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society and currently serves as Secretary/Treasurer.