Our Residents

2018-2019 Internal Medicine Residents:




Internal Medicine Chief Residents for 2018-2019:

Tanushree Agrawal, MD - Co-Chief Resident

Courtney Hatcher, MD - Co-Chief Resident
Malcolm Irani, MD - Co-Chief Resident


Where Our Graduates/Post-Graduates Are Going/Have Gone

2018 Graduates:

Vinay Acharya, DO, Nephrology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Sarah Beshay, MD, Pulmonology & Critical Care Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Spandana Brown, MD Endocrinology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Chimi Fosso, MD, Hospitalist, Houston, TX

Cesar Gentille, MD, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

H. Mariana Gonzalez Bonilla, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Howard University, Washington, DC

Maria G. Gonzalez, MD, Hospitalist, Houston, TX

Vivek Kohli, MD, Primary Care, Austin, TX

Priya Kothapalli, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Temple University, Philadelpha, PA

Humna Memon, MD, Pulmonology & Critical Care Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Ayah Oglat, MD, Hepatology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Anam Omer, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of Arizona, Phoenix

Qian Janie Qin, MD, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Hasan Rehman, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Anita Shah, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Whitney Sharp, DO, Primary Care, New York, NY

Akanksha Thakkar, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital


2017 Graduates:

Kerri Glassner, DO, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Raul Herrera, MD, General Internal Medicine Fellowship, MD Anderson, Houston, TX

Sara Iqbal, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, University Hospital, Jackson, MS

Kristen Kilcrease, DO, Joining Hospitalist Group, Washington State

Rita Medina, MD, Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Loyola Medicine, Chicago, IL

S. Ali Mehdi, MD, Joining Hospitalist Group, Nebraska

X. Rain Nan, MD, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, UC San Diego, CA

Aryan Nezamabadi, MD, Joining Hospitalist Group, Northern CA

Sasha Robeye, MD, Joining Hospitalist Group, Houston, TX

Anusha Sunkara, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital


2016 Graduates:

Rosalyn Adigun, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Michael Arriaga, MD, Joining a Hospitalist Group

Mariyam Cherry, MD, Joining a Group Practice

Emily Crossley, MD, PGY-4 Chief Resident, IM Residency Program, Houston Methodist Hospital

Travis Goodale, MD, Endocrinology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Patricia Mejia, MD, Endocrinology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Cima Nowbakht, DO, Infectious Diseases Fellowship, UT-Houston

Jelani Oville, MD, Joining a Hospitalist Group

Vladimir Stanisic, MD, Joining a Hospitalist Group

Anusha Thomas, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital


2015 Graduates:

Abimbola Aderinto, MD, Gastroenterology/Transplant Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ

Kongkiat Chaikriangkrai, MDCardiology Fellowship, University of Iowa

Patricio De Hoyos, MDPulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, UT-HSC San Antonio

Vineet Gudsoorkar, MDGastroenterology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Bashar Hannawi, MDCardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Ejaz Janjua, DOPGY-4 Chief Resident, IM Residency Program, Houston Methodist Hospital

Haritha Karuparti, MDNephrology Fellowship, Ohio State University

Mariela Morales, MDJoined group practice in Yakima, WA

Farah Mushtaq, MDEndocrinology Fellowship, LSU New Orleans

Jesus Pimentel, MDJoined group practice, Houston, TX


2014 Graduates
Wei-Chung Chen, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Florida
Dustin Everett, MD, Joined a Hospitalist Group
Drew Hall, MD, Joined a Private Practice
Hye Yeon Jhun, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of Kansas
Mahwash Kassi, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Zahoor Khan, MD, Heart Failure Fellowship, UT – Houston
Myungsun Kim, MD, Joined a Private Practice
Santhisri Kodali, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Kristoffer Seelbach, MD, Joined a Hospitalists Group
Sara Waters, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, UT – Houston


2013 Graduates
Inhye Ahn, MD, Hematology Fellowship, National Institute of Health (NIH), Washington, DC
Paulino Alvarez, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Naveed Anwar, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, University of Texas HSC – Houston
Alex Baher, MD,  Cardiology Fellowship, Yale University
Timberly Gilford, MD, Joined Outpatient Medical Group Practice, Houston, TX
Kamil Muhyieddeen, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco/Fresno
Kimberly Sims, MD, Outpatient Medicine, Houston, TX
Alejandro Trevino, MD, Geriatrics Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine
Pradnya Velankar, MD,  Cardiology Fellowship, University of Texas HSC – San Antonio
Dara Wang, MD, Joining Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, Outpatient Medicine


2012 Graduates
Sandra Barrow, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Latania Booker, MD, Joined hospitalist practice, Houston, TX

Federico Calaf, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital

Leah Folb, MD, Endocrinology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Farshad Forouzandeh, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Emory (Atlanta, GA)
Homam Ibrahim, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Moonjung Jung, MD, Oncology NIH (Washington, DC)
Shaun Smithson, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Jocelyn Szeto, MD, Sport Medicine Fellowship, Steadman Hawkins Clinics of Carolina

Rasheed Zaid, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital


2011 Graduates
Noli Baldo, MD, Private hospitalist, TX
Mazen Barbandi, MD, Hospitalist, Houston Methodist Hospital
Hector Carbajal, MD, Private hospitalist, TX
Manuel Dominguez, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, UT Southwest
Malak El-Rahi, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital
Jason Gillman, MD, Infectious Diseases Fellowship, UT Southwest
Weston Hickey, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, University of Oklahoma
Harsha Karanchi, MD, Endocrine Fellowship, St. Louis
Mohsen Mahani, MD, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, UTMB
Oluyemi Odunusi, MD, Nephrology Fellowship, Houston Methodist Hospital


2010 Graduates
Madiha Ashraf, MD, Infectious Disease Fellowship, UT, Houston, TX
You Suk Choi, MD, Joined a group practice, Houston, TX
Eric Mueller, MD, Joined HMH Faculty Practice Group, Houston, TX
Aliya Mushtaq, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, UTMB – Galveston, TX
Lara Nabbout, MD, Geriatric Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Miguel Ordonez, MD, GI Fellowship, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
Tina Pariani, DO, Geriatric Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Michael Perdon, MD, Joined Private General Internal Medicine, Houston, TX
Umara Raza, MD, Cardiology Fellowship – University of Cincinnati
Irum Zaheer, MD, Joined a Private Practice – Houston, TX


2009 Graduates
Manoj Bhardwaj, MD, Joined a General Internal Medicine practice, Houston, TX
Rishi Bhardwaj, MD, Hospitalist, Houston Methodist Hospital
Mathews George, MD, Oncology Fellowship, UTMB – Galveston, TX
Steven Lin, MD, Hospitalist, Houston Methodist Hospital
Tong Liu, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, University of Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
Erminia Massarelli, MD, Oncology Fellowship, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Shruti Patel, MD, Infectious Disease Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Liliana Soltero, MD, Private Nephrology Practice, Houston, TX