Graduate Medical Education

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Surgery Residency

Resident Fellowships

2021 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

 Eduardo Morales-Vicente, MD TBD
Takuya Ogami, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA
Omar Hala, MD Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
University of Connecticut/ Hartford Hospital
Roger Zhu, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
General Thoracic Surgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital

2020 Resident

Fellowship/Practice

Jonathan Dang, MD Plastic Surgery
University of Florida
Rahul Kar, MD Vascular Surgery
Loma Linda University, CA
Tigran Karamanukyan, MD Vascular Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Craig Larsen, MD Breast Surgery
Allegheny Health Network
Vincenzo Villani Transplant Surgery
Duke University

2019 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Elia Abboud, MD Colon and Rectal Surgery
Advent Health Orlando
Gerardo Gonzalez, MD Vascular Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Mayin Lin, DO Colon and Rectal Surgery
University of Buffalo
Ilan Maizlin, MD Pediatric Minimally Invasive Fellow
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Luona Sun, MD Breast Surgery
New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

2018 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Yaniv Cozacov, MD General Surgery Practice
Paris, Illinois
Anthony Dakwar, MD Colorectal Surgery
University of South Florida
Ricardo Jacquez, MD Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
SUNY Stony Brook
Desiree Villadolid, MD Cosmetic Surgery
Commerce, GA
Phoenix Vuong, MD Abdominal Transplant Surgery
Stanford University

2017 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Salih Colakoglu, MD Plastic Surgery Residency
University of Colorado
Praise Matemavi, MD Abdominal Transplant Surgery
University of Nebraska
Manuel Medina, MD Plastic Surgery
Ohio State University
Ariel Ourian, MD Plastic Surgery
Houston Methodist Hospital
Ariel Shuchleib GI/Minimally Invasive Surgery
UCSF Fresno

2016 Residents

Fellowships/Practice

Omar Bellorin, MD GI/Minimally Invasive Surgery
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Anvy Nguyen, MD Breast Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
CJ Park, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Wisconsin
Saurabh Sharma, MD GI/Minimally Invasive Surgery
St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, NY
Westley Smith, MD Vascular Surgery
Rush University

2015 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Brian Hwang, MD Plastic Surgery Residency
Duke University, NC
Paryush Laktaria, MD Minimal Invasive Surgery
Staten Island University
MingWei Ni, MD Minimal Invasive Surgery
Mayo Clinic
Ashish Padnani, MD Minimal Invasive Surgery
St. Lukes Hospital, NYC
Darshak Shah, MD Minimal Invasive Surgery
Mount Sinai, NYC

2014 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Rashmi Bawa, MD Breast Oncology Fellowship Training
John Wayne Cancer Institute
Santa Monica, California
Aleksander Geube, MD Critical Care Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic
Ohio
Alexander Itskovich, MD MIS
New Jersey
Alexander Ramirez-Valderrama, MD Bariatric Fellowship Program
Cleveland Clinic
Miami, Florida

2013 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Soni Chousleb, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
Ashley Hodes, MD Endocrine Surgery
University of Miami
Miami, Florida
Vildana Omerovic, MD Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Jackson Memorial Hospital/Ryder Trauma Center
Miami, Florida
Rajkumar Jeganathan, MD Colon Rectal Fellowship
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

2012 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Ambujakshan Dildeep, MD Head and Neck
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, NY
Anna Kundel, MD Endocrine Surgery
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Manmeet Malik, DO Breast Surgery
St. Lukes Roosevelt, NY
Andrew Nguyen, MD Thoracic Surgery
UMPC, Pittsburgh, PA
Kim Nguyen, DO Naval Medical Officer
Okinaw, Japan

2011 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Maria Codreanu, MD Vascular Fellow
Memorial Hermann
Texas Medical Center Hospital
Ravindra Kakarla, MD Minimally Invasive Surgery
University of Illinois, Chicago
Alexandar Kraev, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Yale University, MA
Vichin Puri, MD Transplant Surgery
UCLA
Dan Ruiz, MD Colorectal Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospitals
Weston, Florida

2010 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Anand Annamali, MD Transplant Surgery
UCLA
Sharone Jacobs, MD Private Practice
Michael Lalla, MD Minimally Invasive Fellowship in Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Ultrasound
St. Vincent’s Hospital Medical Center
Indiana
Kaylana Nandipati, MD Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
Steven Nurkin, MD Surgical Oncology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY

2009 Residents

Fellowships/Practice

Farhad Anoosh, MD Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic
Pittsburgh, PA
S. Balasubramanya, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Boston, MA
Elias Chousleb, MD Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospitals
Weston, Florida
Juan Lessman, MD Colorectal Surgery Fellowship
Utah
Shwetambara Parakh, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
Cornell Medical Center, NY

2008 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Eduardo Barayuga, MD Private Practice
Watertown, NY
C. Suzanne Cutter, MD Cedar Sinai Health System
Los Angeles, California
Kyle Hsu, MD Bariatric/Laparoscopic Fellowship
University of California at Davis, California
Satish Muthavarapu, MD Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Fellowship
NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens, NY

2007 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Jennifer Castro, MD Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Fellowship
Orlando, FL
Ronald DelaCruz, MD General Surgery Practice
Pennsylvania
Subhash Nagalla, MD Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospitals
Weston, Florida
Marvin Spann, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
University of Utah
Davida Robinson, MD Research Fellow
Chicago, IL

2006 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Faris Al-Gebory, MD Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Fellowship
University of Texas
Houston, TX
Emil Matei, DO Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospitals
Weston, Florida
Louis Davila-Santini, MD Vascular Surgery Fellowship
North Shore University
Manhasset, NY

2005 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Huy T. Trieu, MD Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospitals
Weston, Florida
Sai Yendamuri, MBBS Thoracic Surgery Fellowship
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
Quang T. Vo, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Jocelyn A. Segall, MD Vascular Surgery Fellowship
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, OR
Joseph Wolf, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
State University of New York -Albany
Albany, NY

2004 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Adam Goldenberg, MD Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
Shaukat Gulfaraz, MD Critical Care Fellowship
Rush University Hospitals
Chicago, IL
Peter Petratos, MD Private Practice
Chicago, IL
Jeffery LaGrasso, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
State University of New York- Albany
Albany, NY

2003 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Vinay Tak, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
St. Louis UniversitySt. Louis, MO
Edna Valdes, MD Breast Fellowship
St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, NY, NY

2002 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Delcasse Joseph, MD Colorectal Surgery Fellowship
Erie, PA
Anthony Oh, MD Surgical Oncology Fellowship
Roswell Park Cancer Center
Buffalo, NY
Faisal Qureshi, MD Research, Pediatric Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

2001 Residents

Fellowships/Practice

Edward Lin, DO Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship
Emory University
Atlanta, GA
Sanjiv Patankar, MD Colorectal Surgery Fellowship
Orlando, FL
Surendra Persaud, MD Private Practice
Guyana
Samuel Szomstein, MD Laparoscopic Surgery Felllowship
Cleveland Clinic, Florida
Weston, FL

2000 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Derlis Martino, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
Cardell Rawlins, MD Practice for Government
Nevis
Amitabh Saha, MD Colorectal Surgery Fellowship
State University of New York - Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

1999 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Earl Damallie, MD Colorectal Surgery Fellowship
Erie, PA
Faizi Siddiqi, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee
Mithran Sukumar, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
Oregon Health Sciences University-Portland, OR
Joseph Voli, MD Plastic Surgery Fellowship
St. Louis University
St. Louis, MO

1998 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Akbar Ali, MD Critical Care Fellowship
St. Louis University
St. Louis, MO
Dieter Pohl, MD Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA
Shubha Varma,MD Private practice-Alabama
Vascular Fellowship, NJ – UMDNJ

1997 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Jesus Esquivel, MD Gastroenterologic Surgical Oncology - Washington Hospital
Kenneth Kneessy, MD Burn Fellow - NY Medical College
Plastic Surgery Residency - Temple University

1996 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Ajay Upadhyay, MD Private Practice - Missouri
Mala Balakumar, MD Colorectal Fellowship - University of Illinois

1995 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Basith Ghazali, MD Plastic Surgery - University of Kansas
Ayaz Malik, MD Private Practice- Missouri
Endovascular Surgery Fellowship, Houston

1994 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Paul Rollins, MD Plastic Surgery-Temple University
Philadelphia, PA
Leonard Li, MD Private Practice - Attending Surgeon NYP/Queens

1993 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Brian Whyte, MD

Vascular Surgery
University of Kentucky

John Tinglin, MD Associate Attending Physician-Surgery
Bellevue Hospital/ NYU Medical Center

1992 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Patrick Chen, MD Plastic Surgery-University of Wisconsin
Thomas Kartis, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Tufts University- Boston, MA

1991 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Anil Dutt, MD Attending Surgeon
Noble Army Hospital-Alabama
Ajay Singhal, MD Transplant Surgery
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's
Medical Center, Chicago

1990 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Steven Pelaez, MD Colo-Rectal Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Program
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
David Schuval, MD Colo-Rectal Surgery SUNY at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

1989 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Jeffrey Cane, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Universtiy Hospital/SUNY Health Science Center
Brooklyn, NY
Francesco Grasso, MD Colo-Rectal Surgery
Greater Baltimore Med. Ctr.
Baltimore, Maryland

1988 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Lloyd Gayle, MD Plastic Surgery
2 years at Cornell Med. Ctr.
Hand Fellowship and Microsurgery
1 year at UCFS
Beth Siegel, MD Breast Surgery
Boston - Susan Love's program
Affiliated with Harvard Med.

1987 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Marcos Aquino, MD Colorectal
Greater Baltimore Med. Ctr.
Baltimore, Maryland
Sandy Dubner, MD Plastic Surgery
2 years at Albert Einstein
Head & Neck Fellowship
1 year at Memorial-Sloan

1986 Residents

Fellowship/Practice

Robert Caccavale, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery
Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY
Carlos Suvre, MD Venezuela- Private Practice

1985 Resident

Fellowship/Practice

Arthur Verga, MD Colorectal Surgery
St. Vincent Health Ctr. Program
Erie, Pennsylvania

1984 Resident

Fellowship/Practice

Thomas Loeb, MD Plastic Surgery
Baylor University Medical Center
Houston, Texas

1983 Resident

Fellowship/Practice

George Testerman, MD Private Practice- Tennessee

1982 Resident

Fellowship/Practice

Harish Hebbar, MD Colorectal Surgery
St. Vincent Health Ctr. Program
Erie, Pennsylvania