Welcome to the Michigan State University Department of Surgery. The Department is an academic team of surgeons, residents and staff dedicated to our mission of providing excellence in patient care, offering competitive and comprehensive training opportunities, and a commitment to advance knowledge through participation in basic, clinical and translational research.

PGY-3 Residents

Anthony Darr, MD PGY3

University of Toledo

Interests: General Surgery

 

Reginald C. Anunobi, MD PGY3

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Interests: General Surgery

 

Yetnayet Zewge, MD PGY3

University of Cincinnati

Interests: General Surgery

 

Gabriel Gallardo-Velasquez, MD PGY3

Escuela Latinoamericana de Medicina - Cuba

Interests: General Surgery

 

PGY-2 Residents


Andrew Cho, MD PGY2

University of Cincinnati

Interests: General Surgery

 

Derek Ornelas, MD PGY2

University of Cincinnati

Interests: Plastic Surgery

 

Nicole Zaremba, MD PGY2

Ross University of Medicine

Interests: Breast Oncology, Plastic Surgery

 

John C. Hardaway, MD PGY2

University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri

Interests: General Surgery

 

PGY-1 Residents


Adam Basler, MD PGY1

Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL

Interests: General Surgery

 

Shay Monsoor, MD PGY1

Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Technion, Israel

Interests: General Surgery

 

Michael Mullin, MD PGY1

Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI

Interests: General Surgery

 

Laura Ochoa-Frongia, MD PGY1

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Interests: General Surgery

 

Andi Peshkepija, MD PGY1

Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI

Interests: General Surgery

 

Dahlia Rice, MD PGY1

Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL

Interests: General Surgery

 

Maryam Saeed, MD PGY1

Sindh Medical College, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Interests: General Surgery

 

Sonia Voiculescu, MD PGY1

St. George's University, True Blue, Greneda

Interests: General Surgery

 

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Why MSU?

The first Land Grant institution created by the Morrill Act in 1855, MSU harbors a history rich in the commitment of scholars and working people as a whole. Michigan State is known worldwide as a major public university with global reach and extraordinary impact. It offers more than 200 programs of study, nationally ranked, that attract scholars worldwide who are interested in combining education with practical problem solving.

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Message from the Chair

"The Department of Surgery at Michigan State University is dedicated to excellence in patient care, teaching, and academic inquiry. Our faculty are highly skilled, practicing surgeons with expertise in their respective specialty, demonstrating clinical outcomes of the highest quality."

Message from the Program Director

"Welcome to the Michigan State University Integrated Residency Program in General Surgery. The residency program originated in 1988 and is currently a part of MSU's College of Human Medicine (CHM), Graduate Medical Education program."