Residents

First Year Residents (Class of 2022)

Andrea Arteaga Useche, MD

MD—Universidad Central de Venezuele – Escuela “Luis Razetti”
Research & Clinical Fellowship in Cornea and Ocular Surface: Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
PGY1—Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Ricky Cui, MD

BA—Bowdoin College
MD—Mayo Medical School
PGY1—West Suburban Medical Center

Shawn Gulati, MD, MPH

BS—University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
MD/MPH—Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
PGY1—Weiss Memorial Hospital

Kevin Heinze, MD

MD—University of Michigan Medical School
PGY1—St Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital

Yekaterina Joltikov, MD

MD—Sackler School of Medicine – New York
PGY1—Maimonides Medical Center

Aaron Kaufman, MD

BA—Boston University
MD—Boston University School of Medicine
PGY1—Boston University Medical Center

Second Year Residents (Class of 2021)

Samuel Burke, MD

BS—University of Pennsylvania
MD—University of Miami Medical School
PGY1—Saint Joseph Hospital

Emily Cole, MD, MPH

BS—Brown University
MD/MPH—Tufts University School of Medicine
PGY1—Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Lawrence Geyman, MD

BA—Columbia University
MD—Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
PGY1—Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Rajvi Mehta, MD

BS—Brown University
MD—Duke University School of Medicine
PGY1—State University of New York

Nita Valikodath, MD

BS—Wayne State University
MD—University of Michigan Medical School
PGY1—The University of Chicago Medical Center

Ivy Zhu, MD

BS—Northwestern University
MD—University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
PGY1—Kaiser Foundation Hospital, San Francisco

Third Year Residents (Class of 2020)

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Kelley Bohm, MD

BS—Schreyer Honors College at Pennsylvania State
MD—Weill Cornell Medical College
PGY1—Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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Talisa de Carlo, MD

BA—University of Pennsylvania
MD
—Tufts University School of Medicine
PGY1
—John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii

Judy L. Chen, MD

BA—University of Southern California
MD—David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
PGY1—Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
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Priyanka Chhadva, MD

BS—University of Miami
MD—Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
PGY1—St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
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Levi Kanu, MD

BS—Johns Hopkins University
MD
—Perelman School of Medicine, Univ. of Pennsylvania
PGY1
—Mercy Medical Center

Daniel Oh, MD

BA/MA—Harvard University
MD
—Harvard Medical School
PGY1
—Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA

Fellows

2018-2019

OCULOPLASTIC and
RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

Chau Pham, MD

BS—Emory University, Atlanta GA
MD—Case Western Reserve University SOM, Cleveland OH
PGY1—Metrohealth Hospital, Cleveland OH
Ophthalmology Residency—Washington University in St Louis, St Louis MO

RETINA
Matthew Byun, MD

BS—The Ohio State University, Columbus OH
MD—Wright State University, Dayton OH
PGY1—Mount Carmel Health, Columbus OH
Ophthalmology Residency—University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH

VITREORETINAL SURGERY
Nicole Scripsema, MD

BS—The University of Michigan
MD—New York Medical School
PGY1—Carney Hospital
Ophthalmology Residency—New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, New York NY
Medical Retina and Uveitis Fellowship—Moorfields Eye Hospital