Rising Stars – Los Angeles Magazine 2016

USC Physicians named Super Doctors© Rising Stars
Keck Medicine of USC physicians were recognized for showing brilliance in 19 specialties in the annual Los Angeles Magazine 2016 roster of Super Doctors© Rising Stars. Our 2016 honorees were acknowledged by their peers for medical expertise and achievement in their first 10 years of practice.

This annual edition recognizes medical doctors who practice at Keck Hospital of USC, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital for their exceptional care. The list also includes physicians who practice at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and LAC+USC Medical Center.

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Physicians by specialty:

A
Anesthesiology
Ellen Jiwon Park

C
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Joongho Shin

Critical Care Medicine
Sarah S. Rubin

E
Emergency Medicine
Marie Rogers Waterhouse
Carlan Bruce Wendler

Endocrinology
Brian Takeshi Miyazaki

E
Family Medicine
Camilo C. Zaks
Carolyn Kaloostian

G
Gastroenterology
Caroline Hwang
Gregory E. Idos
Ara B. Sahakian
Anisa Shaker
Sarah Sheibani

Genetic Medicine
Susanna Sorrentino

H
Hematology
David D. Shin

I
Infectious Disease
Emily Blodget

Internal Medicine
Emil Avanes
Jeffrey B. Canceko
Nida Hamiduzzaman
Eric P. Hsieh
Noah Merrill Merin
Rajiv Philip
Gregory L. Taylor

M
Maternal/Fetal Medicine
Aaron Jacob Epstein

N
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine
Ashwini Lakshmanan

Nephrology
Gbemisola Adenuga
Sevag Balikian

Neurology
Grigor Michael Harutunian
George Nune

O
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Sara Beth Twogood

Oncology
Minh Dang Nguyen

Ophthalmology
Jesse L. Berry
Amir H. Kashani
Alena Reznik
Grace Richter
Damien C. Rodger
Julie M. Schallhorn
Dara Michelle West
Sandy X. Zhang-Nunes

Orthopaedic Surgery
Lindsay Manning Andras
Bianca Edison
Geoffrey Marecek
Reza Omid

Otolaryngology
Karla Dian Friedman O’Dell
Jon-Paul Pepper
Lindsay S. Reder

P
Pediatric Surgery
Christopher Gayer

Pediatrics
Denizhan H. Akan
Jacquelyn Baskin
Ilanit Brook
Jolene Collins
Melissa H. Cowell
Kyle A. Lamphier
Dana Marie Marseille
Kira Molas-Torreblanca
Jessica Hersman Rankin

Psychiatry
Alicia Lishan Bales
Laura Kristen Kendall

Pulmonary Medicine
Natalie Rebecca Shilo

R
Radiation Oncology
Leslie Ballas
Suisui Song

Radiology
Susan Harlan
Aaron Joshua Schein
Ramon Ray Ter-Oganesyan

S
General Surgery
Aaron R. Jensen

U
Urology
Andrew J. Hung