Residents

Current Residents


PGY V

Kevin Hoang, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, Davis
Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City
Preliminary: University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City 

Charlotte Lansky, MD

Undergraduate: University of Southern California
Medical School: University of Arizona, Phoenix
Transitional: Tucson Hospitals, Arizona

Michael Petry, MD

Undergraduate: Stony Brook University, New York
Medical School: Stony Brook University School of Medicine, New York
Transitional: Stony Brook Hospitals, New York

PGY IV

Cato Chan, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego
Medical School: Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
Preliminary: University of California, Irvine Medical Center

Barry Golestany, MD

Undergraduate: Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Medical School: Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
Transitional: Kaweah Delta Health Care District, California

Chukwuemeka "KC" Okoro, MD

Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, Illinois
Preliminary: University of California, Irvine Medical Center

PGY III

Johnathan Fournier, MD

Undergraduate: Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland School of Medicine
Preliminary: Saint Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, CA

Alan Lee, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley
Medical School: Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
Preliminary: University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, WA

Susan Win, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego
Medical School: Albany Medical College, NY
Preliminary: Albany Medical Center, NY

PGY II

Javier Galvan, MD

Undergraduate: San Francisco State University, San Francisco 
Medical School: UC San Francisco School of Medicine
Preliminary: Alameda Health System Highland Hospital, Oakland, California

Meng Geng, MD

Undergraduate: UCLA
Medical School: Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut
Preliminary: St. Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury, Connecticut

Kavish Gupta, MD

Undergraduate: Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
Medical School: Keck School of Medicine of USC
Preliminary: Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, California

2021 Incoming Residents

Ing-Ling Chen, MD

Undergraduate: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Preliminary: Loma Linda University Hospital, Loma Linda, California

Nathaniel Mizrahi, MD

Undergraduate: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Preliminary: Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, California

Peter Tran, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California
Medical School: UC San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California
Preliminary: Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles, California

Alumni Residents


Stephen Chan, MD

Body Imaging and Intervention Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, California

Yosef Chodakiewitz, MD

Body MR Imaging Fellowship, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California

Phong Ha, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Ricky Kaneshiro, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington

Sardius Chen, MD

Breast Imaging Fellowship, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, New York

Attending Radiologist, TRA Medical Imaging, Seattle, Washington

Joseph Kallini, MD

Interventional Radiology Independent Residency, UCLA Medical Center

Attending Radiologist, Renaissance Imaging, Los Angeles, California

Paulo Serapio, MD

Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco

Attending Radiologist, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, California

Catherine Evans

Women’s Imaging Fellowship, Los Angeles County + Keck USC Medical Center

Attending Radiologist, Boulder Radiologists, Inc., Boulder, Colorado

Peyman Kangavari

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCLA

Attending Radiologist, L.A. Imaging and Interventional Consultants, Los Angeles, California

Michael Pakdaman

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCSD

Attending Radiologist, Radiology Partners, Los Angeles, California

Jordan Gutovich, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles

Attending Radiologist, West County Radiological Group - Mercy Hospital, Saint Luis, MO

Brian Lee, MD

Interventional Radiology Fellowship, Weill-Cornell Medicine, New York

Attending Interventional Radiologist, Desert Radiology, Las Vegas, NV

Yaniv Raphael, MD

Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco

Attending Radiologist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Allen Ardestani, MD, PhD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCLA

Attending Radiologist, UT Methodist Healthcare, Memphis, Tennessee

Garrett Dejesus, MD

Body Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco

Attending Radiologist, Scripps Memorial Hospital, San Diego, California

Jonathan Frankel, MD

Cardiothracic Imaging and Intervention Fellowship, Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center

Attending Radiologist, Lambert Radiology Medical Group, Whittier, California

Christopher Watterson, MD

Pediatric Radiology Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital
Neuroradiology Fellowship, Emory University, Georgia
Attending Radiologist, Emory Healthcare, Atlanta, Georgia

Joseph Miller, MD

Interventional Radiology Fellowship, University of Colorado, Denver
Attending Radiologist, Children's Hospital, Los Angeles

Charles Rawson, MD

Neuroradiology Radiology Fellowship, University of Colorado, Denver
VHA National Teleradiology Program, Hawaii

Avetis Azizyan, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCLA
Assistant Professor, Radiology, UCLA

Emmanuil Smorodinsky, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCLA
Attending Radiologist, Cedars-Sinai

Sean Welsh, MD

Occupational Medicine Residency, Loma Linda University, California
Private Practice Physician, Whittier, California

Christine Ghatan, MD

Interventional Radiology Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
Interventional Radiologist, VA Palo Alto Medical Center, California

Blake Kightlinger, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Miami General Hospital, Florida
Attending Radiologist, Adventist Healthcare, Rockville, Maryland

Louis Muscarella, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center
Musculoskeletal MRI Fellowship, RadNet, Los Angeles
OnRad, Los Angeles

Lien Doan, MD

Body Imaging Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
StatRad, Los Angeles

Shane Smith, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
Columbus Radiology, Honolulu

Max Pollock, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center
StatRad, Los Angeles

Jason Merchant, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship, University of Southern California
Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, Honolulu

Kristine Andrade, MD

Pediatric Radiology Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
StatRad, Los Angeles

Michael Witkosky, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle
Attending Radiologist, Cedars-Sinai

Kamron Izadi, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Beverly Radiology Medical Group (RadNet), Los Angeles

Daria Motamedi, MD

Musculoskeletal Fellowship, University of California, San Diego
Attending Radiologist, University of California, San Francisco

Skorn Ponrartana, MD, MPH

Pediatric Radiology Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Pediatric Neuroradiology Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Assistant professor, Pediatric Radiology, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

David Ishimitsu, MD

Body Imaging Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
Attending Physician, U.S. Department of Veterans West Los Angeles Medical Center

Andrew Chiang, MD

Musculoskeletal Fellowship, National Orthopedic Imaging Associates, San Francisco
Assistant Professor, Musculoskeletal Radiology, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago

Jose Ospina, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, University of California, Irvine
ONRAD Teleradiology Group, Los Angeles

Sun Young, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco

Thomas Nguyen, MD

Body Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
Breast-Ultrasound Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco

Brian Tzung, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, UCLA

Brandon Grusd, MD

Interventional Radiology Fellowship, Stanford University
Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines, La Jolla

Phillip Cheng, MD

Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, UCLA
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Southern California

Gregory Anderson, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Radiology Medical Group, San Diego

Veronica Arteaga, MD

Thoracic Imaging Fellowship, UCLA
Section Chief, Thoracic Imaging, University of Arizona, Tucson

Dan Lee, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
Body/MR Imaging Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
Radquest Imaging Medical Associates, Anaheim

Alexander Jung, MD

Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, UCLA
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Southern California

Richard Arigo, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship, University of California, San Diego
Radnet, Northridge

Richard Courtney, MD

Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship, 2011, Stanford University Hospital and Lucille Packard Children's Hospital
Current Position: CV Imaging Director and Staff Radiologist. Cookeville Regional Medical Center, Tennessee

Linda Hwa, MD

Breast Imaging Fellowship, UCLA
Radquest Imaging Medical Associates, Anaheim

David Weitz, MD

Medical Diagnostic Imaging Group, Phoenix

Shanoe Cutts, MD

Neuroradiology Fellowship, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix
San Diego Imaging, California

Gretchen Gwynette, MD

Abdominal Imaging Fellowship, UCLA

David Reiner, MD

Valley Diagnostic Imaging, Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Burbank

Have Questions or Need Help?

Contact us if you have questions or would like to learn more about the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program at Cedars-Sinai.

S. Mark Taper Foundation Imaging Center
8705 Gracie Allen Drive, Suite M-335
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Joseph Stuckelman, Academic Program Coordinator

Fax: 310-423-8335