Current Residents and Fellows

Chief Residents PGY 6 - 2018

Sabrina N. Pavri

MD, Case Western Reserve University
MBA, Case Western Reserve University
BS, Johns Hopkins University
Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Marc E. Walker

MD, Harvard Medical School
MBA, Harvard Business School
BS, University of Mississippi
Hometown: Memphis, TN

Senior Residents PGY 5 - 2019

Sarah M. Persing

MD, University of Vermont
MPH, Dartmouth College
BA, Bates College
Hometown: Madison, CT

Roberto Travieso

MD, Duke University School of Medicine
AB, Harvard College
Hometown: Miami, FL

Junior Residents PGY 4 - 2020

John "Scott" Persing

MD, Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
MPH, Dartmouth College
BA, Denison University
Hometown: Madison, CT

Ean R. Saberski

MD, University of Connecticut
Captain, Medical Corps, United States Army
BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Hometown: Cheshire, CT

Junior Residents PGY 3 - 2021

John T. Smetona

MD, Northwestern University
BS/BA, Case Western Reserve University
Hometown: Cleveland, OH

David M. Tsai

MD, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
BA, New York University
Hometown: Harrison, NJ

Junior Residents PGY 2 - 2022

Arvind Gowda Headshot

Arvind Gowda

MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School 
BS, University of Michigan  
Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, MI
Jenny Yang Renamed

Jenny F. Yang

MD, Yale University School of Medicine
MHS, Yale University School of Medicine 
BS, Queens University
Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Junior Residents PGY 1 - 2023

Carolyn Chuang, MD

Carolyn Chuang

MD, Yale School of Medicine
MHS, Yale School of Medicine
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
Hometown: Cupertino, CA

Rajiv J. Iyengar, MD

Rajiv J. Iyengar

MD, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
BS, Brown University
Hometown: Puyallup, WA​

Fellows

Yuen-Jong Liu, MD

Hand and Microsurgery Fellow (2017-2018)

Yuen-Jong Liu
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Plastic Surgery)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (General Surgery)
MD, Yale University School of Medicine
BA, Harvard University
Hometown: Lexington, MA


Past Hand Fellows

Nickolay P. Markov

Breast Microsurgery Fellow (2017-2018)

Nickolay P. Markov, MD
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (Plastic Surgery)
Brooke Army Medical Center (General Surgery)
MD, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
BS, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY


Past Breast Fellows

Daniel Suissa - Yale Breast Microsurgery Fellowship 2015-2016
Andres Mascaro - Yale Breast Microsurgery Fellowship 2014-2015

Craniofacial Fellow (2017-2018)

Rajendra Sawh-Martinez
MD, Yale University School of Medicine
MHS, Yale University School of Medicine
BA, New York University
Hometown: Yonkers, NY

By Year of Graduation

(Class - Fellowship - Practice Location)

2017
Rajendra Sawh-Martinez - Yale Craniofacial Fellowship - New Haven, CT
Charles "Ty" Tuggle III - Curtis National Hand Center Fellowship - Baltimore, MD

2016
Ajul Shah - NYU Hand Surgery Fellowship - St. Petersburg, FL
Elizabeth Zellner - SickKids Craniofacial Fellowship - Westchester, NY

2015
James Clune - UC Irvine Hand Surgery Fellowship - New Haven, CT
Anup Patel - NYU Hand Surgery Fellowship - Orlando, FL

2014
Christopher Chang, M.D. - Johns Hopkins Craniofacial Fellowship - Fairfax, VA 
Antonio Forte, M.D. - Buncke Clinic Hand Surgery Fellowship - Jacksonville Beach, FL 

2013
Edward Teng, M.D. - U Chicago Microsurgery Fellowship - Charlotte, NC 
Elizabeth Stirling Craig, M.D. - MD Anderson Microsurgery Fellowship - New Haven, CT

2012
Michael Terry, M.D. - NYU Hand Fellowship - UCSF Faculty, San Francisco, CA 
Salem Samra, M.D. - Yale Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship - Old Bridge, NJ

2011
Peter Niclas Broer, M.D. - NYU Microsurgery Felowship - Germany
Samuel Buonocore, M.D. - Yale Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship - Hartford, CT

2010
Alexander Au, M.D. UPenn Microsurgery Fellowship - Philadelphia, PA  
Scott Nishikawa, M.D. - Kaiser Permanente Honolulu, Hawaii - Honolulu, HI

2009
Jerry Chang, M.D. - Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship - Garden City, NY
Yuan Liu, M.D. - U Michigan Craniofacial Fellowship - Voorhees, NJ

2008
Leo Otake, M.D. - Stanford Microsurgery Fellowship - Hartford, CT
Devinder Singh, M.D. - Faculty at University of Maryland - Baltimore, MD

2007
Michael Chen, M.D. - UCLA Mohs Dermatology Fellowship - Walnut Creek, CA
Bianca Knoll, M.D. - Yale Research Fellowship - Germany

2006
Simon Chin, M.D. - U Washington Hand Surgery Fellowship/MEEI NYU Aesthetic Fellowship - Katonah, NY
Mariel Eliza, M.D. - Private Practice - New Hyde Park, NY
Anya Kishinevsky, M.D. - Private Practice - Darien, CT

2005
Steven Williams, M.D. - Private Practice - Dublin, CA

2004 
Javier Davila, M.D. - Private Practice - New Haven, CT 
Reza Momeni, M.D. - Private Practice - Berkeley Heights, NJ

2003 
Deborah Pan, M.D. - Private Practice - New Haven, CT
Chang Soo Kim, M.D. - Private Practice - Freehold, NJ

2002
Henry Hsia, M.D. - Princeton Molecular Biology Fellowship - New Haven, CT
Tony Pham, M.D. - Private Practice - San Jose, CA

2001
Pia Ali-Salaam, M.D. - Consulting - Boston, MA 
Debora Ma, M.D. - Private Practice - Lafayette, CO

2000
Keith Attkiss, M.D. - Private Practice - Greenwich, CT
Gary Lawton, M.D., FACS - Private Practice - San Antonio, TX
Deepak Narayan, M.D. - Yale University Faculty - New Haven, CT
1999
Dov Eldelman, M.D., FACS - Palm Springs, FL
Johnstuart Guarnieri, M.D. - Williamsburg, VA

1997
Douglas Forman, M.D., FACS - North Bethesda, MD
Dan Pyo, M.D., FACS - Morristown, NJ
Joseph Shin, M.D. - Bronx, NY

1996
W. Harry Caulfield, M.D. - Gastonia, NC
Johann Homayoun Sasson, M.D. - Great Neck, NY

1995
Hien Nguyen, M.D. - Milpitas, CA
Renato J. Ocampo, M.D. - Boca Raton, FL
Andrew Reis, M.D. - Cooperstown, NY

1994
Jean-Pierre Riou, M.D., FACS - Cornelius, NC

1993
Jeffrey A. Fink, M.D. - Rochester, NY
David Monacelli, M.D. - Ithaca, NY
Jeffrey D. Morehouse, M.D. - Albuquerque, NM

1992
Steven C. Herber, M.D. - St. Helena, CA
Danuta Jaworska-Bzymek, M.D. - Retired

1991
Robert Havlik, M.D. - Milwaukee, WI
Warren Lent, M.D. - Beverly Hills, CA

1990 
Stefano Fusi, M.D. - Guilford, CT 
Laura A. Sudarsky, M.D. - Fort Lauderdale, FL

1989
Shahe Fereshetian, M.D. - Cambridge, MA
Paul J. Wotowic, M.D. - San Ramon, CA

1988
Fernando D. Burstein, M.D., FACS, FAAP - Atlanta, GA
Ricardo Rodriguez, M.D. - Lutherville, MD

1987
Scott Barttelbort, M.D. - San Diego, CA
Jana Rasmussen, M.D., FACS - West Palm Beach, FL
Verne Weisberg, M.D., FACS  - Portland, ME

1985 
Gregory L. Borah, M.D. - New Brunswick, NJ
Gary Price, M.D. - Woodbridge, CT 
Eric Schaffer, M.D. - San Antonio, TX

1984
Richard S. Fox, M.D., FACS, P.C - Retired
Fivos Nicholas Gahhos, M.D. - Venice, FL
Bruce Genter, M.D., FACS - Jenkintown, PA

1983 
Zeno Chicarilli, M.D. - Guilford, CT 
Norma I. Cruz-Korchin, M.D. - San Juan, Puerto Rico

1982
William K. Boss, Jr., M.D., P.A. - Paramus, NJ

1981 
Yasmeen Moody, M.D. - Watkins Glen, NY
Jeffrey C. Salomon, M.D. - Woodbridge, CT 
Robert Tross, M.D. - Madison, CT

1980
Nelson Goldberg, M.D. - Baltimore, MD

1979
Steve Macht, M.D. - Washington, D.C.
Gordon Sasaki, M.D. - Pasadena, CA

1978
Mary H. McGrath, M.D., MPH - San Franciso, CA

1977
Linda H. Mosely, M.D. - Alexandria, VA

1976
Stephan Ariyan, M.D. - New Haven, CT
Graeme C. Baker, M.D. - Deceased
Stephen M. Krantz, M.D. - LaJolla, CA

1975
Lee E. Edstrom, M.D., FACS - Providence, RI
William H. Frazier, M.D. - Vero Beach, FL

1973
Martin Robson, M.D. - Stuart, FL