Current Residents

Classes 2021 | 2022 | 2023

Dr. Abdelal Dr. Bell Dr. Campdesuner

Qassem Abdelal, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss Univ.

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Nephrology, Research

Personal Interests:
Travel and basketball

Stephen Bell, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolAmer. Univ. of  the Caribbean

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Global Health

Personal Interests:
Scuba diving and fishing

Victoria Campdesuner, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolLake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease

Personal Interests:
Reading, painting and cooking

Dr. Conte Dr. Dawkins Dr. George

Jorge Conte, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolUniversidad Latina de Panama

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Patient Reported Outcomes

Personal Interests:
Cycling and hiking

Kevin Dawkins, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolMichigan State Univ. College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Pulmonology/Critical Care Medicine, Teaching in Medicine

Personal Interests:
Movies and my dog

Justin George, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolFSU College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Critical Care, Transplant Medicine, Hematology/Oncology

Personal Interests:
Basketball and photography

Dr. Gerasimova, Dr. Kassover Dr. Lorenzo

Alena Gerasimova, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolSt. George's Univ.

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Pulmonary/ Critical Care
Diabetic Management

Personal Interests:
Scuba diving, figure skating, ice carving

Jessica Kassover, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolLake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Primary Care, Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine

Personal Interests:
Kayaking and gardening

Christian Lorenzo, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolUniversidad Central del Este

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiovascular Medicine, Primary Care, Medical Education

Personal Interests:
Music and cooking

Dr. Marini Dr. Pacholec Dr. N. Patel

Kayla Marini, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolLake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastrointestinal Disorders

Personal Interests:
Running and exercise

Sean Pacholec, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolLake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastroenterology, Functional Medicine, Ulcerative Colitis

Personal Interests:
Fishing and volleyball

Niraj Patel, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolXavier Univ.

Professional Interests/Goals:
Academic Hospitalist / Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Tennis and scuba diving

Dr. Rodriguez Dr. Rose  

Yorlenis Rodriguez, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolNova Southeastern Univ.

Professional Interests/Goals:
Critical Care Medicine, Women's Health

Personal Interests:
Art, cooking and dance

Dona Rose, D.O.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolNova Southeastern Univ.

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Endocrinology

Personal Interests:
Travel, family time, painting, traditional Indian dance and soccer

 

 

Dr. Acosta-Diaz Dr. Braham  

Cristina Acosta-Diaz, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolUniversidad Autonoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina

Professional Interests/Goals:
Primary Care, Infectious Disease, Inpatient Medicine

Personal Interests:
Travel, boating, music and sports

Julaine Braham, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolAmerican University of Antigua

Professional Interests/Goals:
Endocrinology, Sports Medicine

Personal Interests:
Weight lifting, beach and food

 

Dr. Ranese

Dr. Kirkland Dr. Lattanzio

Ranese Jeffery, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Pulmonology, Critical Care, Geriatrics, Hospitalist Medicine, Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Cooking, traveling, crafting, volunteering and spending time with loved ones

Zachary Kirkland, D.O.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolLincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Teaching, Gastroenterology, General Internal Medicine

Personal Interests:
BBQ, hiking, kayaking, running and reading

Natalia Lattanzio, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolSt. George University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Infectious Disease, Rheumatology, Hospitalist Medicine, Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Travel, adventure/adrenaline seeker, family and friends

Dr. Pierce Dr. E. Rodriguez Dr. L. Rodriguez

Derek Pierce, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolCentral Michigan University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Pain Management

Personal Interests:
Sports, hunting/fishing, brewing and video games

Elier Rodriguez, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolFlorida State University College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist, Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Music, dancing, traveling, sunsets and anything outdoors

Lisette Rodriguez, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolInstituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Endocrinology, Teaching

Personal Interests:
Tennis, pilates and reading

Dr. Rutkowski Dr. Teklie Dr. Vissasmil

John Rutkowski, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist, Infectious Disease, Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Cooking and the beach

Yeshanew Teklie, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist, Cardiology, Hematology, Oncology

Personal Interests:
Chess and playing drums

Ricardo Villasmil, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolAmerican University of the Caribbean

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Hematology/Oncology, Academic Medicine

Personal Interests:
Travel, sports and food

Dr. Ward    

Mindy Ward, D.O.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolKansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist Medicine, Primary Care, Hospice and Palliative Care

Personal Interests:
Yoga, cats and travel

   

 

Dr. Burns Dr. Idogun Dr. Khader

Katherine Burns, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospital medicine

Personal Interests:
Outdoor activities, Gardening and Baking

Precious Idogun, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: All Saints University, Dominica

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hemotology / Oncology, Nephrology, Advocacy for Minority Populations

Personal Interests:
Reading, Art and Travel

Samer Khader, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Hashemite University, Jordan

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Teaching

Personal Interests:
Squash, Chess and Video Games

Dr. Malik Dr. Nora Dr. Patel

Bobby Malik, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine-Carolinas Campus

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Critical Care

Personal Interests:
Basketball, Golf, Ice Hockey and Spending time with family / our dogs

Ian Nora, M.B.B.S.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: University of Limerick

Professional Interests/Goals:
Public Health, Hospitalist Medicine, Teaching

Personal Interests:
Water sports, Woodworking and Reading

Dillan Patel, M.B.Ch.B.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: University of Zambia

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Hospitalist Medicine

Personal Interests:
Music, Sports and Travel

Dr. Ruchti Dr. Sia Dr. Studer

Tyler Ruchti, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University

Professional Interests/Goals:
General Internal Medicine and Teaching

Personal Interests:
Golf, Soccer and Fishing

John Sia, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: American University of Antigua

Professional Interests/Goals:
Infectious Disease, Critical Care Medicine

Personal Interests:
Sunny beaches and Dancing with or without music

Blake Studer, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Volunteering in Medically Underserved Communities, Hospitalist, Gastroenterology

Personal Interests:
Spending time with my wife and kids and Traveling

 

Dr. Vermilyea Dr. Walo Dr. Whiteside

Heather Vermilyea, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine-Carolinas Campus

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hematology/Oncology, Women's Health, International Medicine 

Personal Interests:
Hot yoga, Hiking, and My pet cat Deedee

Richard Walo, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospital Medicine, Critical Care

Personal Interests:
Producing/playing music, Cooking, and Golf

Zachary Whiteside, D.O.
PGY-1 Resident


Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Teaching, Hospitalist 

Personal Interests:
Sports, Running and Reading

Dr. Williams

   

Stephanie Williams, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical SchoolFlorida State University College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Critical Care, Inpatient Medicine, Primary Care

Personal Interests:
Cooking, Digital media creation, and Travel