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Fellowship Alumni

Congratulations Graduates!

Joel Rose, MDJoel Rose, MD
Graduated 2015

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Lenoir Memorial Hospital
Kinston, NC


Gretchen Aquilina, DOGretchen Aquilina, DO
Graduated 2014

Assistant Professor
Division of Bariatric & Gastrointestinal Surgery
Department of Surgery, VCU School of Medicine | bio

Laparoscopic Surgeon, Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Surgical Weight Loss Center
VCU Medical Center, Richmond, VA


Angel Reyes, MDAngel Reyes, MD
Graduated 2013

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

US Army
Fort Bragg, NC


Folohan Ayoola, MDFolahan Ayoola, MD
Graduated 2012

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice:
Weight Loss Specialists of North Texas
, Denton, Texas

Hospital Affiliation(s):
• Forest Park Medical Center
• Baylor Health Care System
• Denton Regional Medical Center
• North Texas Hospital


Marc Salcone, DOMark A. Salcone, DO
Graduated 2011

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Lourdes Medical Associates, Dept of Surgery
Haddon Heights, NJ


Ashish Agarwala, DOAshish Agarwala, DO
Graduated 2010

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
Long Island Laparoscopic Surgery, PLLC, Port Jefferson, NY

 


William Bakhos

William Bakhos, MD
Graduated 2009

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal Surgery

Private Practice
Beirut, Lebanon

nissin nahmias

Nissin Nahmias, MD
Graduated 2009

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgeon
Hartford, CT

Hospital Affiliation(s):
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center

 


Dr. Peter Ojo

Peter Ojo, MD
Graduated 2008

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
Southern Tier Surgical Clinic, Binghamton, NY

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Wilson Regional Medical Center, Binghamton General Hospital, Lourdes Hospital

Dr. Xiang (Sean) Yuan

Xiang (Sean) Yuan, MD
Graduated 2008

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, Pottstown, PA

 


Dr. Lisa Martin Hawver

Lisa Martin Hawver, MD
Graduated 2007

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Cincinnati
Center for Surgical Weight Loss, Cincinnati, Ohio

Dr. Anthony Pucci

Anthony Pucci, DO
Graduated 2007

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical Specialists, Ridgewood, NJ


Magued Khouzam, MD

Magued Khouzam, MD
Graduated 2006

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specialing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
Florence, KY

Sophia Lee, MD

Sophia Lee, MD
Graduated 2006

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
James River Surgical Associates, Mechanicsville, VA

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center, Richmond, VA


Brennan K. Carmody, MDBrennan Carmody, MD
Graduated 2005

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Private Practice
Commonwealth Surgeons

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital, Richmond, VA

Mohammad K. Jamal, MDMohammad K. Jamal, MD
Graduated 2005

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Director, Surgical Weight Loss Center
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, Fredericksburg, VA

Jason M. Johnson, D.O.

Jason M. Johnson, MD
Graduated 2005

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in General and Bariatric Surgery

Medical Group of the Carolinas
Spartanburg Regional, Spartanburg, SC


Bernadette C. Profeta, MDBernadette C. Profeta, MD
Graduated 2004

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Medical Director, Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Lourdes Health System
Camden, NJ

Richard Pucci, MDRichard Pucci, MD
Graduated 2004

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical Specialists, Ridgewood, NJ


AdolfoAdolfo Fernandez, Jr., MD
Graduated 2003

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Medical Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

David S. Tichansky, MDDavid S. Tichansky, MD
Graduated 2003

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery

Director Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Program
Associate Professor, Dept. of Surgery

Thomas Jefferson University,
Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA


Dr. AliMohamed R. Ali, MD
Graduated 2002

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Associate Professor
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery

UC Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA

Dr. Corrigan McBride

Corrigan McBride, MD
Graduated 2002

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Associate Professor
Director, Bariatric Surgery

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE


Shanu Kothari, MDShanu Kothari, MD
Graduated 2001

Laparoscopic Surgeon
Specializing in Bariatric Surgery

Director, Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery,
Gundersen Clinic, La Crosse, WI

 

 
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