Residents

Current Residents 2021-2022


PGY-4/CA-3

Thomas Buretta, MD

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Jeremy Friedman, MD
Senior Chief Resident

Sackler School of Medicine, New York, NY

David Gostine, MD

Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC

Dexter Gregg, MD

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI

Jason Kim, DO

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansan City, MO

Christopher Massey, MD

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX

Daniel Mastriano, MD

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine Brooklyn, NY

Tiffany Pouldar, MD
Senior Chief Resident

University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ

Tracy Ro, MD

Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Zhaoyi Tang, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY

Emiley Tou, MD
Senior Chief Resident

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Tina Vajdi, MD
Senior Chief Resident

University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Kareem William, MD

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

PGY-3/CA-2

Leah Baum, MD

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Alexander Betz, MD
Junior Chief

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Stanton, PA

Leah Breen, MD

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC

Melissa Brown, MD

University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

Sevan Komshian, MD

Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Kimberly Kupinski, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY

Donald Lee, MD

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Vishnu Madapura, MD

Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hassan, India

Omar Mostafa, MD

Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH

Kiran Nimmagadda, MD

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Kevin Tsai, MD

Stony Brook School of Medicine, New York

Leon Wang, MD

Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, LA

Jeffrey Wiegers, MD
Junior Chief

University of Missouri Kansas Schools of Medicine, Kansas City, MO

Sameer Zaidi, MD
Junior Chief

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana, IN

PGY-2/CA-1

Sam Bonge, MD

Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science, North Chicago, IL

Ellison Chen, MD

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

David Chernobylsky, MD

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Prem Darji, MD

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA

Evan Gelzayd, MD

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI

Bryan Hamilton, MD

Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Steven Heer, MD

Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Jose Lujano, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Vincent Luo, MD

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Nishant Modi, MD

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Scranton, PA

Janet Shin, MD

Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC

Colton Soudan, MD

University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

Chinh Tran, MD

University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Irvine, CA

Daniel Yadegari, MD

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL

PGY-1/CBY
Phillip Cheng, MD

Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Alexander De Jong, MD

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine

Jennifer Ding, MD

Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California

Muhanad Diri, MD

University of Arizona College of Medicine

Jason Hager, MD

Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Maxwell Lee, MD

Baylor College of Medicine

Christian Lindner, MD

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine

Hayk Manuk-Hakobyan, MD

Georgetown University School of Medicine

Ahmed Mohamed, MD

University of Minnesota Medical School

Shahin Mortazavi, MD

University of Washington School of Medicine

James Ruiz, MD

University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Blake Simon, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine

Yalda Toofan, MD

University of Michigan Medical School

Michael Velez, MD

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

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