Top Doctors – Pasadena Magazine 2017

Keck Medicine of USC physicians named “Top Doctors” of 2017
This year, 364 physicians associated with Keck Medicine of USC were included in Pasadena Magazine’s September 2017 roster of “Top Doctors.” The doctors represent 35 specialties.

The list includes faculty physicians from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, 45 of whom practice only at CHLA or LAC+USC Medical Center.

“Top Doctors” is an annual listing of practicing physicians in Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley who are considered by their peers to be among the best in their specialties.

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Physicians by specialty:

A
Adolescent Medicine
Claudia Borzutzky
Johanna Olson-Kennedy

Anesthesiology
Maxim Benbassat
Marla Matar
Mojgan Moallempour
Makoto Nagoshi
Sameh Nour
Peter Roffey
Patrick Ross
Hanna Schittek
Earl Strum
Shihab Sugeir
Candice Tay
Michael Tom

C
Cardiology
Leonardo Clavijo
Luanda Grazette
Antreas Hindoyan
Henry Huang
Ray Matthews
Vivian Mo
Leslie Saxon
David Shavelle
Jerold Shinbane
Helga Van Herle
Andrew Yoon

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Craig Baker
Robbin Cohen
Amy Hackmann
P. Michael McFadden
Ram Kumar Subramanyan
Winfield Wells

Colon/Rectal Surgery
Kyle Cologne
Sang Lee
Joongho Shin

D
Dermatology
Goli Compoginis
Ashley Crew
Brittney DeClerck
Vincent DeLeo
David Peng
Stefani Takahashi
Ashley Wysong

E
Emergency Medicine
Carl Chudnofsky
Ilene Claudius
Matthieu DeClerck
Michael Levine
Marlowe Majoewsky
Michael Menchine
Alan Nager
Emily Rose
Jan Shoenberger
Stuart Swadron
Ramin Tabatabai
Sophie Terp

Endocrinology
John Carmichael
Roshanak Monzavi
Kathleen Page
Hussein Yassine

F
Family Medicine
Armaity Austin
Sandra Avila
Michael Core
Katherine Gibson
Kelly Jones
Carolyn Kaloostian
Hector Llenderrozos
Laura Mosqueda
Jo Marie Reilly
Jehni Robinson
Rose Taroyan
Brian Sean Webb

G
Gastroenterology
Hyosun Han
Caroline Hwang
Greg Idos
Saro Khemichian
Brian Kim
Russell Merritt
Ara Sahakian
Anisa Shaker
Sarah Sheibani
Edy Soffer
Jacques Van Dam
Liyun Yuan

General Surgery
Nikolai Bildzukewicz
Allen Ghlandian
Cailtin Houghton
John Lipham
Maria Nelson
Jose Perez
Kamran Samakar
Kulmeet Sandhu

Gynecological Oncology
Laurie Brunette
Huyen Pham
Annie Yessaian

H
Hematology
Mojtaba Akhtari
Ann Mohrbacher
Casey O’Connell
Caroline Piatek
Anil Tulpule
Ilene Weitz

I
Infectious Diseases
Emily Blodget
Neha Nanda
Michael Neely
Pia Pannaraj

Internal Medicine
Haig Aharonian
Julia Cassetta
Kurt Hong
Arek Jibilian
Michael Karp
Jennifer Marks
James Pacino
Joshua Sapkin
Mabel Vasquez
Carrie Ward
Vickie Wu
Andrew Young

M
Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Richard Lee
David Miller

N
Neurology
Helena Chui
Ben Emanuel
Andres Gonzalez
Christianne Heck
Laura Kalayjian
May Kim-Tenser
Charles Liu
William Mack
Wendy Mitchell
George Nune
Nerses Sanossian
Michele Van Hirtum-Das

Neuroradiology
Alexander Lerner

Neurosurgery
Arun Amar
Steven Giannotta
John Liu
Jonathan Russin
Martin Weiss
Gabriel Zada

O
OBGYN
Aaron Epstein
Jennifer Israel
Beth Julian-Wang
Richard Lee
Bhuvan Martin
Laila Muderspach
Patrick Mullin
Melissa Natavio
Joseph Ouzounian
Begum Ozel
Avita Pahwa
Kevin Phung
Meaghan Pinheiro
Alyssa Quimby
Lynda Roman
Giuliana Songster
Sara Twogood
Lili Wei

Oncology
Afsaneh Barzi
Tanya Dorff
Anthony El-Khoueiry
James Hu
Syma Iqbal
Heinz-Josef Lenz
Cynthia Martel
Kevin McDonnell
Mark Mcnamara
Fariba Navid
Jorge Nieva
David Quinn
Darcy Spicer
Derrick Su

Ophthalmology
Hossein Ameri
Sahar Bedrood
Jesse Berry
Angela Buffenn
Michael Burnstine
Steven Dresner
Charles Flowers
Kimberly Gokoffski
Martin Heur
Mark Humayun
Amir Kashani
Jonathan Kim
Linda Lam
Thomas Lee
Helen Merritt
Karen Morgan
Andrew Moshfeghi
Arlanna Moshfeghi
A. Linn Murphree
Vivek Patel
Bradley Randleman
James Randleman
Grace Richter
Narsing Rao
Damien Rodger
Jonathan Song
Rohit Varma
Sandy Zhang-Nunes

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Niels Kokot

Orthopaedic Surgery
Marc Incerpi
Nina Lightdale-Miric
Lawrence Menendez
Amir Mostofi
Paul Gilbert
Raymond Hah
George “Rick” Hatch
Jay Lieberman
Geoffrey Marecek
Daniel Oakes
Reza Omid
Milan Stevanovic
Eric Tan
Vernon Tolo
Thomas Vangsness
Jeffrey Wang
Alexander Weber

Otolaryngology
Tamara Brown
Rick Friedman
Michael M. Johns
Eric Kezirian
Dennis Maceri
Alexander Markarian
Karla O’Dell
Lindsay Reder
Dale Rice
Uttam Sinha
Bozena Wrobel

P
Pathology
Yanling Ma
Anna Mathew
Paulette Mhawech-Fauceglia
Michael Press
Rosemary She
Andy Sherrod
Shengmei Zhou

Pediatric Critical Care
Christopher Newth
Jeranil Nunez

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Hillel Naon
Yuhua Zheng

Pediatric Neurology
Leigh Ramos-Platt
Tena Rosser

Pediatrics
Robert Adler
Julie Jaffray
Christine Mirzaian
Kira Molas-Torreblanca
Merujan Uzunyan
Douglas Vanderbilt

Plastic Surgery
Regina Baker
Warren Garner
Timothy Justin Gillenwater
Ketan Patel
Mark Urata
Alex Wong

Psychiatry
John Jimenez
Laura Kendall
Duc Nguyen
Catherine Scott
Erica Shoemaker
Christopher Snowdy
Anna Xiao

Pulmonary Medicine
Alex Balekian
Ching-Fei Chang
Sivagini Ganesh
Ricardo Juarez
David Kelley
Janice Liebler
Ramyar Mahdavi

R
Radiation Oncology
Leslie Ballas
Eric Chang
Richard Jennelle
Omar Ragab
Jason Ye

Radiology
Jay Acharya
Shahram Bonyadlou
Frank Chen
Phillip Cheng
Patrick Colletti
Corinne Deurdulian
Vinay Duddalwar
Wende Gibbs
John Go
Edward Grant
Cameron Hassani
Linda Hovanessian-Larsen
Sean K. Johnston
Michael Katz
Brittany Kazmierski
Zaihleen Keller
Paul Kim
Kevin King
Eu-Meng Law
Christopher Lee
Sandy Lee
Leah Lin
C. Jason Liu
Harshawn Malhi
Ana Maliglig
Victoria Marx
George Matcuk
Lee Myers
Suzanne Palmer
Dakshesh Patel
Ashley Prosper
Anandh Rajamohan
Sravanthi Reddy
Miriam Romero
Farhood Saremi
Pulin Sheth
Mark Shiroishi
Vikash Singh
Hisham Tchelepi
Tapas Tejura
Ray Ter-Oganesyan
Anderanik Tomasian
Khoa Tran
Daphne Walker
Heidi Wassef
Eric White
Alison Wilcox
Mary Yamashita

Rheumatology
Stratos Christianakis

S
Surgical Oncology
Richard Jennelle
William Tseng

T
Thoracic Surgery
Anthony Kim
Daniel Oh

U
Urology
Monish Aron
Sia Daneshmand
Hooman Djaladat
Leo Doumanian
Gerhard Fuchs
Inderbir Gill
David Ginsberg
Fatima Husain
Neal Patel
Mary Samplaski
Anne Schuckman
Rene Sotelo
Mike Nguyen

V
Vascular Surgery
Sung Wan Ham
Sukgu Han
William Lee
Christian Ochoa
Vincent Rowe
Fred Weaver
Kenneth Ziegler