Residents

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        08-01-20

   Clinical Anesthesia Year 3 (CA-3) Residents

Robert Chojnowski, M.D.

Medical School: Drexel University
Hobbies: Golf, soccer, running, cooking, reading
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Youngil (Sam) Kim, M.D.

Medical School: Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Soccer, exercising, starcraft, traveling, running, basketball

Shuran Ma, M.D.

Medical School: Saint Louis University
Hobbies: Biking, reading, running, 2012 Intramural Floor Hockey Champion, beer brewing
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Josiah Miles, M.D.
Chief Resident

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco
Hobbies: Hiking, backpacking, camping, snorkeling, scuba diving
Future: Cardiac Anesthesiology Fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center
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Duran Mitchell, M.D.

Medical School: University of Miami
Hobbies: Soccer, spearfishing
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Jerimarie Pasiliao, M.D.

Medical School: Temple University
Hobbies: Spending quality time with family and friends, spending time in nature, traveling, football games
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Ravi Shah, M.D.
Chief Resident

Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Hobbies: Hiking, white-water rafting, baseball
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Ramiz Shuminov, M.D.

Medical School: SUNY Downstate
Hobbies: Acoustic guitar, sports, fitness, teaching
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Usama Siddique, M.D.

Medical School: Tufts University
Hobbies: Basketball, Wing Chun Kung Fu, meditation, cooking, traveling
Future: Regional Anesthesia Fellowship at Mt Sinai West
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Adam Taft, M.D.
Chief Resident

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University
Hobbies: Soccer, alpine skiing, classical violin, classical and jazz piano, road cycling and mountain biking
Future: Cardiac Anesthesiology Fellowship at Maine Medical Center

   Clinical Anesthesia Year 2 (CA-2) Residents

Saamia Alam, M.D.

Medical School: Quinnipiac University
Hobbies: Cooking, hiking, photography

Lucas Bracero, M.D.

Medical School: Marshall University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Scuba diving, art, travel, exercise, cooking

Carlos Figueroa, M.D.

Medical School: New York University
Hobbies: Traveling, gastronomy and culture, soccer, cosmology
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Ramanjot Kang, M.D.

Medical School: Wright State University
Hobbies: Running, sports, music
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Ishu Kant, M.D.

Medical School: Hofstra
Hobbies: Foosball champion, salsa dancing
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Benjamin Kim, M.D.

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth
Hobbies: Basketball, tennis, building Lego sets and computers, reading

Ashley Mathew, M.D.

Medical School: Albany Medical College
Hobbies: Reading, traveling, running
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Karim Shuaib, M.D.

Medical School: SUNY Downstate
Hobbies: Cooking/baking (Winner of Iron Chef competition, $5,000 winnings donated to children’s hospital), Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (blue belt), hiking, longboarding, chess, reading, swimming
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Elizabeth Watson, M.D.

Medical School: Thomas Jefferson University
Hobbies: Private pilot, scuba diving, snowboarding, yoga
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Albert Xiao, M.D.

Medical School: University of Texas, Houston
Hobbies: Dota 2 (a multiplayer online strategy game), Hi-Fi interest in audio engineering, piano, skiing, reading, computers
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   Clinical Anesthesia Year 1 (CA-1) Residents

Kathleen Cervo, M.D.

Medical School: Stony Brook
Hobbies: Running – Competitive runner since high school
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Patrick Diamond, M.D.

Medical School: Tulane
Hobbies: Golfing, intramural basketball and flag football

Paul Kozlowski, D.O.

Medical School: NYIT College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Nature photography, hiking, trying new cuisines and biotech investing

Shayla Mena, M.D.

Medical School: Central Michigan University
Hobbies: Jazz guitar, songwriting, poetry, running, cooking, escape rooms

Shruti Parikh, M.D.

Medical School: Stony Brook
Hobbies: Sports, especially football/flag football, tennis and figure skating
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Giacomo Scorsese, D.O.

Medical School: NYIT College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Home brewing craft beer and wine, cooking Italian cuisine, gardening and an avid golfer

Christopher Seiter, D.O.

Medical School: NYIT College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Avid fisherman, football, volleyball, baseball and soccer

Aria Shafai, M.D.

Medical School: Cooper Medical School
Hobbies: Classic automobile restoration and reservation, running, hiking, spin classes, cooking, backgammon and tennis

Elliot Turkiew, M.D.

Medical School: SUNY Downstate
Hobbies: Horticulture and gardening. Create new hybrid daylilies, exhibit and judge in flower shows, Jujitsu (1st Degree Black Belt – Assistant Instructor), video games

Da Wu, M.D.

Medical School: San Juan Bautista School of Medicine
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   Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1) Residents

Jane Ahn, M.D.

Medical School: Oakland University
Hobbies: Saltwater Fishing, Running 5k’s, Classical Violin, Classical/Jazz Piano

Jerry Cuenca, M.D.

Medical School: State University of New York Upstate 2020
Hobbies: Flag Football, Working Out, Collecting Comic Books

Neil Daksla, M.D.

Medical School: New York Medical College
Hobbies: Cooking Food from Filipino Culture, Folk Dancing, Chess and Reading

Michael Hafeman, M.D.

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Hobbies: Baseball, Video Games, Reading, Paintball

Zhaosheng (Jims) Jin, MBBS, BSc

Medical School: Imperial College London Faculty of Medicine
Hobbies: Photography and Photo Editing, Clay Molding, Swimming and Hiking
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Christopher Lee, M.D.

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Music – Guitar, Piano, Drums, Golf and Reading

Victoria Nguyen, M.D.

Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Hobbies: Food Photography, Baking, Cooking, Weightlifing, Tennis, Traveling and Goldendoodle Enthusiast

Joshua Rismany, M.D.

Medical School: Quinnipiac University
Hobbies: New York Giants, Hiking, Wrestling, Lifting, Basketball and International Travel

Kalissa Zhang, M.D.

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Weightlifting, Travelling and Cooking

Mingxi Zhu, M.D.

Medical School: SUNY Downstate
Hobbies: Photography, Videography, Craft Beer, Travelling and Weightlifting

   Dental Anesthesia Year 3 (DA-3) Residents

Zara Bartley-Hernandez, D.D.S.

Dental School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Hobbies: traveling with my family, book club, aviation, learning new languages and trying different cuisines

David Guthrie, D.M.D.
Chief Resident

Dental School: Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Hobbies: college football, grilling, reading, being a dad

Allison Lee, D.D.S.

Dental School: Loma Linda School of Dentistry
Hobbies: Eating, coffee, snowboarding & traveling the world

Whitney Saarem, D.M.D.
Chief Resident

Dental School: University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine
Hobbies: Running, tennis, skiing, and reading mystery novels

   Dental Anesthesia Year 2 (DA-2) Residents

Sarah Lee, D.D.S.

Dental School: Loma Linda University
Hobbies: Eating, pilates, hiking, and doting over other people's dogs

Grace Lin, D.M.D.

Dental School: USC
Hobbies: Rock climbing, eating

Cuong Nguyen, D.D.S.

Dental School: University of Michigan
Hobbies: Riding motorcycles, traveling, hiking

Benjamin Statman, D.M.D.

Dental School: UCLA
Hobbies: Podcasts, sports, mud runs, being outdoors

   Dental Anesthesia Year 1 (DA-1) Residents

Brandon Key

Dental School: UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Hobbies: Surfing, Rock Climbing, Backpacking, Board Games

Jennifer Kim

Dental School: New York University
Hobbies: Cooking, Hiking with potato (my shih-tzu puppy)

Vy Nguyen

Dental School: San Francisco School of Dentistry
Hobbies: Board games, traveling, exploring new places, cultures, cuisines

Erica Simms

Dental School: Howard University
Hobbies: Party planning, spending time with family