Current Residents

Updated Class Photo - Urology 2022


Paola Bustillos
Hometown: El Paso, TX
Undergraduate: University of Texas at El Paso
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
Academic Interest: MIS
Hobbies: spending time with family, dancing, exploring new music/concerts, yoga
Favorite thing about Houston: the diversity


Thaiphi Luu
Hometown: Cedar Brook, NJ
Undergraduate: Rider University
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Academic Interest: endourology, robotics
Hobbies: Philadelphia sports, fantasy football, traveling
Favorite thing about Houston: diverse food, warm weather, large highways


Emily Huang
Hometown: Plano, TX
Undergraduate: Rice University
Medical School: UT Southwestern
Academic Interest: oncology, device innovation, global health
Hobbies: eating, painting, dance, Pokemon Go
Favorite thing about Houston: So much good food! That there’s a boba place right next to the hospital.


Zachary Kahlenberg
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Undergraduate: UT Austin
Medical School: UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Academic Interest: men's health and reconstructive urology
Hobbies: basketball, golfing, and automotive detailing and tuning.
Favorite thing about Houston: THE FOOD!!!


Nivetha Chandrasekaran
Hometown: Houston, TX
Undergraduate: Texas A&M
Medical School: Texas A&M COM
Academic Interest: female pelvic reconstruction, endourology
Hobbies: outdoor activity especially being in or near a body of water, raising two crazy dogs
Favorite thing about Houston: food and warm weather

Kuemin (Jefferson) Hwang
Hometown: Queens, NY
Undergraduate: CUNY Hunter College
Medical School: Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
Academic Interest: FPMRS
Hobbies: tennis, karaoke, and watching Premier League Soccer
Favorite thing about Houston: food and diversity