Internal Medicine Residency Graduates

Graduates from the Internal Medicine Residency program represent a wide range of disciplines in leading medical centers across the U.S., including a substantial group practicing at Cedars-Sinai.

  • Michael Albert, MD, General Internal Medicine Fellowship, Cedars Sinai 
  • Mark Aminzadeh, MD, General Internal Medicine, Los Angeles
  • Sameer Berry, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • June Choe, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Niv Hakami-Majd, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Anne Henson, MD, Hospitalist, Des Moines, Iowa
  • Joseph Hsiao, MD, Endocrinology Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center
  • Kevin Hsu, MD, Hospice & Palliative Care Fellowship, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles
  • Ik Jun, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Kha Lai, MD, Hospitalist, California Pacific Medical Center
  • Chia-Chi Lee, MD, Rheumatology Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Lisa Liu, MD, Academic Hospitalist, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta
  • Ebrahim Mirakhor, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Elad Neeman, MD, Hematology & Oncology Fellowship, Kasier Permanente San Francisco
  • Yu-Ming Ni, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital, La Jolla
  • Adam Niku, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, UT Medical School - Houston
  • Sun Jung Oh, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
  • Summit Pandat, MD, Academic Hospitalist, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
  • Nayan Patel, MD, Chief Resident, Cedars-Sinai
  • Varun Pattisapu, MD, Women’s Heart Disease & Health Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • William Pittman, MD, Extensivist, UCLA Medical Center
  • James Son, MD, Rheumatology Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Barney Soskin, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Dana Sweeney, MD, Academic Primary Care, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
  • Daniel Tabari, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, UC San Francisco-Fresno
  • Vartan Tashjian, MD, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles
  • Felix Thomas, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Jason Tso, MD, Cariology Fellowship - Research Track, Emory, Atlanta
  • Aarshi Vipani, MD, Chief Resident, Cedars-Sinai
  • Richard Watson, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center
  • Tiffany Wu, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Bryant Yang, MD, Infectious Diseases Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center
  • **Joseph Ahn, MD, Chief Resident, Cedars-Sinai
  • Megana Ballal, MD, Hospitalist, UCLA
  • Varun Bhalla, MD, Rheumatology, Mt. Sinai, New York
  • Cheng Chen, MD, Cardiology, Kaiser Los Angeles
  • David Culpepper, MD, Sleep Medicine, UCLA
  • Ava Feng, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Stuti Fernandes, MD, Endocrinology, Oregon Health & Sciences University
  • Daisuke Furukawa, MD, Infectious Diseases, UCLA
  • Ryan Gill, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Philip Gu, MD, Gastroenterology, UT Southwestern
  • Mohammad Kashif, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Brad Kimura, MD, Endocrinology, UC San Diego
  • **Jeffrey Ko, MD, Chief Resident, Cedars-Sinai
  • Justine Korolyov, MD, Primary Care, UCLA
  • June Lee, MD, Rheumatology, NY Presbyterian – Columbia University
  • *Derek Leong, MD, General Internal Medicine Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Daniel Lew, MD, Gastroenterology, Cedars-Sinai
  • Jane Lim, MD, Gastroenterology, UT Southwestern
  • Pankaj Malhotra, MD, Cardiology, UC Davis
  • Scott Mense, MD, Hospitalist, Torrance Memorial Medical Center
  • **Michelle Neely, MD, Chief Resident, Cedars-Sinai
  • Ashley Nguyen, MD, Hospitalist, Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach
  • Rishi Patel, DO, Hospitalist and Urgent Care, Los Angeles
  • Cara Quant, MD, Primary Care, Sacramento and Hawaii
  • Jason Rabie, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Priya Raman, MD, Pulmonary & Critical Care, Cedars-Sinai
  • Jane Rhyu, MD, Endocrinology, UCLA
  • Steven Shadix, MD, Hospitalist, Hamilton Medical Center, Dalton, GA
  • Nilly Shechter, MD, Primary Care, UCLA
  • Grishma Sheth, MD, Primary Care, Phoenix
  • Alvin Siu, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Chen Tang, MD, Rheumatology, Cedars-Sinai
  • Laalasa Varanasi, MD, Nephrology, UC San Francisco
  • Yang Yang, MD, Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Alice Zhang, MD, Hospitalist, Sutter Health Eden Medical Center
  • Payam Bokhoor, MD, Hospitalist, UCLA
  • Christina Boutsicaris, MD, General Internal Medicine
  • William Chang, MD, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cedars-Sinai
  • Francis Dailey, MD,  Digestive Diseases, University of Missouri
  • Navid Darouian, MD, Hospitalist, UCLA
  • **Ayushi Desai, MD, Hospitalist, Torrance Memorial Medical Center
  • Matthew Duda, MD, Internal Medicine, Los Angeles and Orange County
  • Jacob Gold, MD, Primary Care, UCLA in Beverly Hills
  • Annie Hong, MD, Nephrology, UC San Diego
  • *Michael Johl, MD, General Internal Medicine Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Lorie Kavafyan, MD, Primary Care, Valley Internal Medicine — Cedars-Sinai Medical Group
  • Johann Kolev, MD, Infectious Diseases, UCLA
  • Richard Lam, MD, Hospice and Palliative Care, Cedars-Sinai
  • Brett Morenz, MD, Hospitalist, Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach
  • Meghna Motiani, MD, General Internal Medicine
  • Ricky Ortiz, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Pop Pakdeesupapol, MD, Hospitalist, Las Vegas
  • Dana Pan, MD, Digestive Diseases, UC Davis
  • Derek Phan, MD, Cardiology, Kaiser Los Angeles
  • Stewart Reed, MD, Primary Care, UCLA Burbank
  • Karen Robbins, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Rikki Sevell, MD, Primary Care, UCLA Women’s Health Center
  • Deepak Singh, MD, Hospitalist, Torrance Memorial Medical Center
  • Cara Stalzer, MD, Primary Care, Playa Vista — Cedars-Sinai Medical Group
  • **Rikin Tank, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles
  • Jeffrey Toll, MD, Internal Medicine Private Practice, Century City
  • Eric Trieu, MD, Geriatrics, UCLA
  • Kim Truong, MD, Hospitalist, Cedars-Sinai
  • Monica Tsai, MD, Allergy and Immunology, UCLA
  • Khang Vo, MD, Hospitalist, Keck Hospital of USC
  • Jason Xu, MD, Hospitalist, Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach
  • **Ronit Zadikany, MD, Cardiology Fellowship, Cedars-Sinai
  • Jenny Zhou, MD, Hematology and Oncology, OVMC/Cedars-Sinai

*After completion of one year general internal medicine fellowship at Cedars-Sinai
**After completion of chief resident year
+After completion of one year Women’s Heart Disease and Health Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai

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