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INFORMATION FOR

Alumni

The Yale Department of Neurosurgery is proud of our residents and what they’ve been able to accomplish!

2023

  • Adam Kundishora, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, Division of Neurosurgery, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Christopher Hong, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Pituitary and Skull Base Surgery Fellowship, Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
2022
  • Stephanie Cheok, MD
    Fellowship: Neurosurgical Oncology and Skull Base Tumor Fellowship
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Abhijeet Gummadavelli, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Stereotaxic and Functional Neurosurgery Fellowship, Department of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

2021

  • Ramana Gorrepati, MD
    Neurosurgeon, Fourth Corner Neurosurgical Associates, Bellingham, WA
  • Elena Fomchenko, MD
    Neuro-Oncology Fellowship, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Houston, TX

2020

  • Jacky Yeung, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery, Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sidney, Australia
  • Gregory Kuzmik, MD
    Post Graduate Training: UCSF Department of Neurosurgery Spine Fellowship, San Francisco, CA

2019

  • Joaquin Camara-Quintana, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Fellowship Program in Complex Spinal Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Current employment: Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Brown University, Providence, RI

  • Branden Cord, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Yale Neurovascular Fellowship, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Current employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, Davis, CA

2018

  • Eyiyemisi Damisah, MD
    Post Graduate Training: Yale Epilepsy Fellowship, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Current employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

2017

  • David Gimbel, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: University of Cincinnati Neurosurgical Clinical Instructorship in Complex Spinal Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

  • Ryan Grant, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Yale University Spine Instructorship, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Current Employment: Associate Professor, Geisinger Neuroscience Institute, Danville, PA

2016

  • Luis Kolb, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Yale University Spine Instructorship, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Current employment: Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

  • Sacit Bulent Omay, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Yale Department of Neurosurgery

2015

  • Ryan Hebert, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Neuroendovascular Fellowship; Thomas Jefferson University, Pittsburg, PA
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Yale Department of Neurosurgery

  • Brian Kelley, M.D., Ph.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Pediatric Spinal Deformity Fellowship, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY
    Current Employment: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Faculty Instructor, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

2014

  • Brian J. McHugh, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Hospital of Special Surgery Fellowship; New York, NY
    Current Employment: Current position: SpineCare Long Island, Long Island, NY

  • Juan Torres-Reveron, M.D., Ph.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Yale School of Medicine Epilepsy Fellowship; New Haven, CT
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery; Director, Functional Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

2013

  • Toral Patel, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Neurosurgical Oncology Fellowship, New York, NY
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, University of Texas Southwestern; Dallas, TX
  • Ali Ozturk, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Johns Hopkins Complex Spinal Surgery Fellowship, Baltimore, MD
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2012

  • Jennifer Moliterno Gunel, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Neurosurgical Oncology Fellowship, New York, NY
    Current Employment: Chief, Section of Neurosurgical Oncology, Primary Brain Tumors; Co-Director, Yale Brain Tumor Center, Smilow Cancer Hospital; Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery

  • Willard Kasoff, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Emory University Functional/Stereotactic Surgery Fellowship; Atlanta, GA
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, University of Arizona Medical Center; Tuscon, AZ

2011

  • Nduka Amankulor, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Neurosurgical Oncology Fellowship, New York, NY
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburg, PA

  • Grahame Gould, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Neuroendovascular Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University, Pennsylvania, PA
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, SUNY- Upstate University Hospital

2010

  • Maxwell Laurans, M.D., M.B.A.
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Yale Department of Neurosurgery

  • Eylem Ocal, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: British Columbia Children’s Hospital Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship; Vancouver, BC
    Current Employment: Assistant Professor, Arkansas Children Hospital, Little Rock, AK

2009

  • Michael DiLuna, M.D.
    Post Graduate Training: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship; Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employment: Neurosurgery Residency Program Director; Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery; Chief, Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery

  • Andy Redmond, M.D.
    Current Employment: Precision Spine Care, Tyler, TX

2008

  • Louis Marotti , M.D., Ph.D.
    Post Graduate Training: New England Baptist Hospital Spinal Surgery Fellowship, Boston, MA
    Current Employment: Brain Orthopedic Spine Specialists, Lancaster, PA