Current Residents


2017-2018 Otolaryngology Residents


PGY-5 (Chief) RESIDENTS

Nicolas-George Katsantonis, MD

Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: Loyola University School of Medicine

Christen Lennon, MD

Hometown: Ridgewood, NJ
Undergraduate: New York University
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Madeleine Samuelson, MD MPH

Hometown:  Galveston, TX
Undergraduate: University of Texas at Austin
Graduate: University of Texas School of Public Health (MPH)
Medical School: University of Texas at Houston

Maria Geraldine Zuniga Manrique, MD

Hometown: Monterrey, Mexico
Undergraduate/Medical School: Escuela de Medicina Ignacio A. Santos, Monterrey, Mexico


PGY-4 RESIDENTS

Asitha Jayawardena, MD MPH

Hometown:  Mason City, IA
Undergraduate:  Gustavus Adolphus College
Graduate: University of Iowa (MPH)
Medical School: University of Iowa

Charissa Kahue, MD

Hometown: Honolulu, HI
Undergraduate: Chaminade University of Honolulu
Medical School: Vanderbilt University

Priyesh Patel, MD

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Undergraduate: University of Chicago
Medical School: University of Wisconsin

Rod Teasley, MD JD

Hometown: Athens, GA
Undergraduate: US Military Academy (West Point)
Graduate: Harvard Law School (JD)
Medical School: University of Washington


PGY-3 RESIDENTS

Justin Morse, MD

Hometown:  Little Rock, AR
Undergraduate:  Baylor University
Medical School: University of North Carolina

Ashley Nassiri, MD MBA

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Undergraduate: University of California at Berkeley
Graduate: University of Chicago (MBA)
Medical School: University of Chicago

Justin Shinn, MD

Hometown: Kalispell, MT
Undergraduate: University of Montana
Medical School: University of Washington

C. Burton Wood, MD

Hometown: Nashville, TN
Undergraduate: Lipscomp University
Medical School: University of Tennessee

David Young, MD

Hometown: Bishop, CA
Undergraduate: University of South Carolina
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina

Christopher Lord, MD

Hometown: Keene, NH
Undergraduate: Duke University
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh


PGY-2 RESIDENTS

Shanik Fernando, MD

Hometown:  Portland, OR
Undergraduate:  University of Notre Dame
Medical School: Vanderbilt University

Kristen Hovis, MD

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Undergraduate: Georgetown University
Medical School: Vanderbilt University

Jordan Malenke, MD

Hometown: Chester Springs, PA
Undergraduate: Grove City College
Medical School: Temple University

Sarah Tittman, MD

Hometown: Chilton, WI
Undergraduate: Yale University
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin