Alumni

2017 Chief Residents

Joseph Fernandez-Moure, MD
Trauma & Critical Care Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Mouayyad Zaza, MD
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, UT-Houston, Houston, TX


2016 Chief Residents

Esther Dubrovsky, MD
Breast Surgery Fellowship, NYU, New York, NY

Halim Yammine, MD
Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Govardhana Yannam, MD
Private Practice, Las Vegas, NV

Feibi Zheng, MD, MBA
Endocrine Surgery Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA


2015 Chief Residents

Joshua Coursey, MD,
Colon and Rectal Fellowship, UT-Houston, Houston, TX

Laura Hollinger, MD
Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, UT-Houston, Houston, TX

Calvin Lyons, MD
Colon and Rectal Fellowship, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX 

Stephanie Yi, MD
Abdominal Transplantation Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX


2014 Chief Residents

Diego Marines-Copada, MD
Colon and Rectal Fellowship, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Edison, New Jersey

Jason Muesse, MD 
Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Spencer Skelton, MD
Colon and Rectal Fellowship, UT-Houston, Houston, TX


2013 Chief Residents

Rohan Joseph, MD
Endocrine Surgery Fellowship, Mount Saini School of Medicine, New York, NY

Rodolfo Oviedo, MD
General, Minimally Invasive and Emergency Surgery, Capital Regional Surgical Associates, Tallahassee, FL

Rachel Santora, MD
Colon and Rectal Fellowship, UT-Houston, Houston, TX

James Wiseman, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship, Tucson, AZ


2012 Chief Residents

Hector Salazar, MD
Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX


2011 Chief Residents


Charu Bavare, MD
Vascular Surgery Fellowship,  Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

Sarah Gainer, MD
Breast Fellowship,  M.D. Anderson Hospital, Houston, TX

Mohammed Ghanamah, MD
Cardiothoracic Fellowship, University of Iowa

Ted Kovacev, MD
General Surgery
Private Practice, Houston, TX

Sylvia Martinez, MD
General Surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

John McFate, MD
Plastic Surgery Fellowship-Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX


2010 Chief Residents

Minh Nguyen, MD
General Surgery, Private Practice, Houston, TX

Niral Shah, MD
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA



2009 Chief Residents


Arturo Gonzalez, MD
General Surgery, Private Practice, Houston, TX

Robert Ochoa, MD
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Ashish Saharia, MD
Transplant Surgery Fellowship, University of Tennessee

Iumy Torres, MD
General Surgery, Private Practice,  Beaumont, TX


2008 Chief Residents


Mohamed Elfar, MD
Burn Surgery, UTMB, Galveston, TX

Joseph Heyne, MD
Breast Surgery Fellowship, UT Southwestern Breast Surgery, Dallas, TX

Jon Nguyen, MD
General Surgery, Private Practice, Houston, TX


2007 Chief Residents

Gary Alexander, MD
General Surgery, Private Practice, Mansfield, TX

Ziad Amr, MD
Minimally Invasive Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

Oscar Rios, MD
General Surgery, Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Austin Program, Dallas, TX