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Surgical-type, N95, or KN95 face masks are now required within all AHN facilities. Cloth face masks are no longer permitted, as they do not provide the best level of protection against Coronavirus.

Residents

PGY 7

Undergrad Institution: University of Scranton, B.S. Neuroscience

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College

Hometown: Scranton, PA

Clinical Interests: Neuroendoscopy, spine

Research Interests: Normal pressure hydrocephalus

Hobbies: Cycling, running

Undergrad Institution: University of North Carolina Wilmington, B.S. Biology

Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

Hometown: Schuylkill Haven, PA

Clinical Interests: Pediatric neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, neurocritical care

Research Interests: Neurotrauma, hydrocephalus, functional neurosurgery

Hobbies: Indoor cycling/peloton, crossfit, traveling, shopping, spending time with my nephews

PGY 6

Undergrad Institution: University of Massachusetts - Boston, B.S. Biology

Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

Clinical Interests: Skull base, neuro-oncology

Research Interests: Morphometric and analytical cadaveric approaches to the skull base

Hobbies: Ice hockey, crossfit, running, spending time with my wife and kids

Undergrad Institution: Johns Hopkins, BA Natural Sciences 

Medical School: University of South Florida

Hometown: Austin, TX

Clinical Interests: Spinal deformity, cerebrovascular disease, general neurosurgery

Research Interests: Spine biomechanics, spine clinical outcomes data

Hobbies: Tennis, guitar, cooking, spending time with friends and family

PGY 5

Undergrad Institution: University of Chicago, BA History, Philosophy and Social Sciences of Science and Medicine, MA Bioethics from Case Western Reserve University

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University

Hometown: New York City, NY

Clinical Interests: Functional neurosurgery

Research Interests: Socioeconomics of neurosurgery, deep brain stimulation

Hobbies: Salsa dancing, cooking, traveling

Undergrad Institution: University of Puerto Rico, BS

Medical School: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, MD

Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Clinical Interests: Complex Cranial Microscopic and Endoscopic Surgery for neoplastic and vascular lesions, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Degenerative Spine Disease, Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

Research Interests: Patient Reported Outcomes, Patient Selection, Neurosurgical Education and Skill Development

Hobbies: Fine Arts, specially drawing and painting. Resistance Training. Hiking/Backpacking.

PGY 4

Undergrad Institution: Marshall University, BS Chemistry, BA Political Science

Medical School: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine

Hometown: Barboursville, WV

Clinical Interests: Skull base, vascular, spine

Research Interests: Neuro-oncology, vascular, deformity

Hobbies: Weight lifting, tae kwon do, cooking, time with family, ice cream, watching NBA basketball, rap/R&B music, video games

Undergrad Institution: Southern Utah University, BS History and English 

Medical School: UCF College of Medicine

Hometown: Orderville, UT

Clinical Interests: Spine

Research Interests: Archaeology of medicine, reversal of anticoagulation

Hobbies: Family, mountain biking, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, violin making, music, cooking

Undergrad Institution: Johns Hopkins University, BA Neuroscience

Medical School: New York Medical College

Hometown: Farmington Hills, Michigan

Clinical Interests: Skull base, vascular, spine

Research Interests: GBM/neuro-oncology, vascular

Hobbies: Muay thai, tennis, violin, piano, cooking, netflix, games, watches, knives, headphones

Undergrad Institution: Interamerican University of Puerto Rico 

Medical School: San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Clinical Interests: Neuro-Oncology, Spine, Trauma, Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery, General Neurosurgery 

Research Interests: Clinical research, Neurosurgery outcomes in Trauma, Neuro-Oncology

Hobbies: Sports, especially soccer, spending time with family and friends, outdoor adventures

PGY 2

Undergrad Institution: George Mason University, B.Sc. Biology

Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Clinical Interests: Neuro-oncology, trauma, neuro-critical care

Research Interests: Clinical outcomes, neurocritical care

Hobbies: Cooking, reading, dancing

Undergrad Institution: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Hometown: Laguna Niguel, CA

Clinical Interests: Spine, vascular

Research Interests: Quality improvement, outcomes based

Hobbies: Soccer, hanging out with my german shepherd, and traveling

PGY 1

Undergrad Institution: University of Flordia, BS, Food and Science and Human Nutrition

Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Clinical Interests: Complex Spine & Neuro-Critical Care

Research Interests: Spine Biomechanics, Economics of Healthcare, Quality Improvement

Hobbies: Cooking, tennis, college football, spending time with friends and family

 

Undergrad Institution: University of Washington, BS Neurobiology

Medical School: Rush Medical College

Hometown: Duvall, WA

Clinical Interests: Spine, General Neurosurgery

Research Interests: Minimally Invasive Approaches and Techniques, Clinical Outcomes

Hobbies: Cooking, fishing, hiking, painting, traveling, woodworking

Undergrad Institution: Michigan State University, BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Human Biology

Graduate: The University of Michigan, MS, Physiology 

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine 

Hometown: Sterling Heights, MI 

Clinical Interests: Functional neurosurgery, vascular and endovascular neurosurgery 

Research Interests: Brain-computer interfaces, public policy and physician advocacy

Hobbies: Playing the guitar and drums, hiking, reading, swimming