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Meet the past classes of graduates from the Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Fellowship Training Program at Cedars-Sinai and see where they are now.

Current Fellows 2019-2020

  • Murad Arif, MD
  • Inhwan Chang, MD
  • Deacon Farrell, MD
  • Charles Gruver, MD


  • Gene Lee, MD
  • Hashim Qureshi, MD
  • Osman Salaria, MD
  • Sharma, Anupam, MD


  • Bryan Aduddell,MD
  • Mark Davis, MD
  • Koorosh Elihu, MD
  • Daniel Roshan, MD


  • Sorosch Didehvar, MD
  • Roger Moon, MD
  • Iftequar Siddiqui, MD
  • Karan Verma, MD


  • Arash Esmailzadegan, MD, Private Practice
  • Brandon Esenther, MD, Attending, Faculty, Cedars-Sinai
  • Yashar Ilkhchoui, MD, Sherman Oaks Hospital, California
  • Bradley Reid, MD, Faculty, UCLA


  • Navdeep Dogra, MD, Advanced Spine and Pain Centers, Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Tania Faruque, MD, Southland Injury Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
  • Shahriar Pirouz, MD, Pain Management Specialists Medical Group, San Luis Obispo, California
  • Luis Velazquez, MD, Velazquez Pain Relief Center, Las Vegas, Nevada


  • John Ganal, MD, Kaiser Permanente, Glendale, California
  • James Nguyen, MD, Faculty, Cedars-Sinai
  • Yasser Shaheen, MD, Faculty, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
  • Alan Wing-Lun Ho, MD, Pain Medicine Specialty Group, La Jolla, California


  • Vijay Babu, MD, Scripps Mercy Hospital, Chula Vista, California
  • Raul Lopez, MD, El Paso Pain Center, Texas
  • Derek Kwan, MD, Kaiser Permanente, San Diego, California
  • Sean Stoneking, MD, SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri


  • Babak Abedi, MD, Chula Vista Medical Center, California
  • Lalani Faisal, MD, Faculty, Cedars-Sinai
  • Ricardo Nieves-Ramos, MD, Florida Hospital Orlando Spine Center, Florida
  • Nadiv Samimi, MD, Faculty, Cedars-Sinai


  • David Pires, DO, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, California
  • Thomas Jacques, MD, The Spine and Orthopedic Center, California

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