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Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Faculty

Meet the distinguished faculty of the Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai. The teaching staff comprises the top clinicians and investigators in the field.

Program Director

Mark Zakowski, MD, FASA
Program Director, Professor of Anesthesiology


Arnold Friedman, MD
Interim Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Perioperative Medicine, Professor of Anesthesiology
Roya Yumul, MD, PhD, CHSE
Vice Chair, Academic & Research, Clinical Competency Chair, Director of Simulation, Professor of Anesthesiology
Lee Coleman, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist, Associate Program Director
Katherine Gelber, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist, Assistant Program Director
Jessica Murphy, MBBS
Assistant Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship
Andrew Geller, MD
Clinical Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Division
Jeffrey Grewal, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Peter Kim, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Aileen Pan, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Michael Sanchez, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Wade Yoshi, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Joseph Stone, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Omar Durra, MD
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, POCUS Director, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Robert Wong, MD
Director, Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Laura Zung, MD
Program Director, Adult Cardiothoracic, Co-Director, Echo, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Sarah Kilpatrick, MD, PhD
MFM Faculty
Eric Ley, MD
Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Surgical Critical Care Specialist
Kurlen Payton, MD
NICU Faculty
Asha Puri, MD
NICU Faculty
Charles Simmons, MD
Director, Neonatal ICU
John Ozimek, MD
Medical Director, Labor & Delivery and Maternal-Fetal Care Unit

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