Current Residents

The Neurology Residency Program attracts and trains the brightest doctors from medical schools around the region and across the U.S.

PGY-4 Residents
LeeAnn Chang, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia
Undergraduate: Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Joss Cohen, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo
Undergraduate: University of Chicago, Illinois

Neda Mofrad, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
Undergraduate: Boston University, Massachusetts

Mariam Rangwala, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock 
Undergraduate: University of Texas, Austin

PGY-3 Residents
Bo Leung, MD

Preliminary: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Medical School: University of Toledo, Ohio
Undergraduate: University of California Davis

Scott Fiedler, MD

Preliminary: Washington University, Missouri
Medical School: University of Queensland, Australia
Undergraduate: University of San Diego, California

Armita Sadeghi, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: University of Nevada, Reno
Undergraduate: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Thomas Nelson, MD

Preliminary: University of Kansas Wichita
Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita
Undergraduate: Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas

Rafer Willenberg, MD, PhD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: University of California San Diego
Undergraduate: Stanford University

PGY-2 Residents
Jessica Choi, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: George Washington University, District of Columbia
Undergraduate: UCLA

Austin Momii, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: University of Irvine, California
Undergraduate: UCLA

Danielle Thordarson, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: Rush University, Illinois 
Undergraduate: UCLA

Elizabeth Daphne Verter, MD

Preliminary: Cedars-Sinai
Medical School: University of Queensland, Australia
Undergraduate: Cal State Long Beach, California

Mohammad Kayyali, MD

Preliminary: Southern Hills Hospital, Las Vegas, NV
Medical School: University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine, Jordan

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or would like to learn more about the Cedars-Sinai Neurology Residency program, please contact the Program Coordinator, Diana Merritt.

Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurology
127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Pavilion, Suite A6600
Los Angeles, CA 90048