Top Doctors – Pasadena Magazine 2014
USC physicians named “Top Doctors” of 2014
A total of 382 USC physicians were included in Pasadena Magazine’s 2014 roster of “Top Doctors,” up from 345 last year and 273 in 2012. The “Top Doctors” edition is an annual recognition of medical doctors practicing in the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles area, nominated and then voted on by their peers as the best in their profession. The list includes Keck Medicine of USC physicians who practice at Keck Hospital of USC, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital and various locations in the Los Angeles area including Beverly Hills, downtown Los Angeles, La Cañada and Pasadena. The list also includes USC faculty physicians who practice at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and LAC+USC Medical Center.Pasadena Magazine serves the greater San Gabriel Valley area.
Physicians by specialty:

A
Adolescent Medicine
Dr. Marvin Belzer
Dr. Johanna Olson
Dr. Diane Tanaka

Allergy and Immunology
Dr. Joseph A. Church
Dr. Ronald M. Ferdman
Dr. Peck Ong

Anesthesiology
Dr. Rana Movahedi
Dr. Steven Richeimer

B
Bone Marrow Transplant
Dr. Hisham M. Abdel Azim
Dr. Neena Kapoor
Dr. Robertson Parkman
C
Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Craig Baker
Dr. Michael Bowdish
Dr. Mark J. Cunningham
Dr. Cynthia Herrington
Dr. Michael McFadden
Dr. Vaughn A. Starnes

Cardiology
Dr. Yaniv Bar-Cohen
Dr. Leonardo C. Clavijo
Dr. Luanda Grazette
Dr. Grace Kung
Dr. Tracy-Debra Lawrence
Dr. Alan Lewis
Dr. Ray Matthews
Dr. Vivian Mo
Dr. Jay Pruetz
Dr. Leslie Saxon
Dr. David M. Shavelle
Dr. Jerold S. Shinbane
Dr. Jina Sohn
Dr. Helga Van Herle
Dr. Roberta Williams
Dr. Andrew Jie-Ho Yoon

Colon/Rectal Surgery
Dr. Glenn T. Ault
Dr. Kyle Cologne
Dr. Andreas M. Kaiser

Cosmetic Surgery
Dr. Regina Y. Baker
Dr. Joseph Carey
Dr. Warren Garner
Dr. Alex Wong

Critical Care
Dr. Kamyar Afshar
Dr. Santhi Iyer Kumar
Dr. David M. Kelley
Dr. Sarah Rubin

D
Dermatology
Dr. Gene Kim
Dr. Binh Ngo
Dr. David H Peng
Dr. Ellis Seligman
Dr. Stefani R. Takahashi
Dr. David Woodley
E
Emergency Care
Dr. Stuart Swadron

Emergency Medicine
Dr. Todd P. Chang
Dr. Dana Marseille

Endocrinology/Diabetes
Dr. Helen L. Baron
Dr. Lily C. Chao
Dr. Clement C. Cheung
Dr. Lynda K. Fisher
Dr. Mitchell Geffner
Dr. Mimi Kim
Dr. Jorge Mestman
Dr. Steve Mittelman
Dr. Brian Miyazaki
Dr. Roshanak Monzavi
Dr. Pisit Pitukcheewanont
Dr. Peter A. Singer
Dr. Jamie Wood

F
Family Medicine
Dr. Penina Segall-Gutierrez
G
Gastroenterology
Dr. Gilberto Bultron
Dr. James Buxbaum
Dr. Laurie D. DeLeve
Dr. John Donovan
Dr. Tse-Ling Fong
Dr. Rula Harb
Dr. Caroline Hwang
Dr. Gregory Ernest Idos
Dr. Saro Khemichian
Dr. Chuan-Hao Lin
Dr. Quin Liu
Dr. Russell James Merritt
Dr. Hillel Naon
Dr. Mazen Noureddin
Dr. Jaya Punati
Dr. Anisa Shaker
Dr. Sarah Sheibani
Dr. Jacques Van Dam
Dr. Dan Woodford Thomas

General Surgery
Dr. Sophoclis Alexopoulos
Dr. Peter Crookes
Dr. Steven R. Demeester
Dr. Kiran Dhanireddy
Dr. Yuri Genyk
Dr. Namir Katkhouda
Dr. John C. Lipham
Dr. Lea K. Matsuoka
Dr. Daniel Oh
Dr. Dario Perez
Dr. Jose Perez
Dr. Hector Cirilo Ramos
Dr. Cathy E. Shin

General/Family Practice
Dr. Armaity V. Austin
Dr. Jeffrey Michael Egler
Dr. Darenie Goodman
Dr. Brian Prestwich
Dr. Jo Marie Reilly

Geriatric Medicine
Dr. Dohwa Kim

Gynecologic Surgery
Dr. Christina Dancz
Dr. Jennifer J. Israel
Dr. Yvonne G. Lin-Liu
Dr. Laila Muderspach
Dr. Rebecca Nelken
Dr. Begum Ozel
Dr. Annie Yessaian

Gynecology
Dr. Laila A. Al-Marayati
Dr. Melissa Natavio

H
Hematology
Dr. Preet M. Chaudhary
Dr. Thomas Coates
Dr. Howard Liebman
Dr. William May
Dr. Casey O’Connell

Hematology-Oncology
Dr. David R. Freyer
Dr. Cecilia Fu
Dr. Paul S. Gaynon
Dr. Edward D. Gomperts
Dr. Stuart Siegel

Hospitalist
Dr. Susan Wu

I
Infectious Diseases
Dr. Grace Aldrovandi
Dr. Lawrence Ross

Infertility
Dr. Karine Chung

Internal Medicine
Dr. Daniel G. Arkfeld
Dr. Ron Ben-Ari
Dr. Jeff Canceko
Dr. Stratos Christianakis
Dr. David Goldstein
Dr. Elizabeth Iskander
Dr. Arek A. Jibilian
Dr. Michael S. Karp
Dr. Sharon Orrange
Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz
Dr. J. Edward Pacino
Dr. Joshua D. Sapkin
Dr. Theodore Shu
Dr. Mabel Vasquez
Dr. Michael Wang

N
Nephrology
Dr. Gbemisola A. Adenuga
Dr. Elaine Kaptein
Dr. Kevin Lemley
Dr. Hosameldin Madkour
Dr. Mitra Nadim
Dr. Yair Qazi

Neurology
Dr. Lilyana Amezcua
Dr. Helena C. Chui
Dr. Jay D. Desai
Dr. Benjamin Emanuel
Dr. Christianne N. Heck
Dr. Jennifer S. Hui
Dr. May A. Kim-Tenser
Dr. Quyen Luc
Dr. David Millett
Dr. Wendy Gayle Mitchell
Dr. Arthur Partikian
Dr. Liliana Andrea Ramirez Gomez
Dr. Leigh Maria Ramos-Platt
Dr. Tena Rosser
Dr. Soma Sahai
Dr. Terence Sanger
Dr. Nerses Sanossian
Dr. Gene Sung

Neurosurgery
Dr. Arun Amar
Dr. Michael Apuzzo
Dr. Thomas C. Chen
Dr. Steven Louis Giannotta
Dr. Patrick C. Hsieh
Dr. Mark Krieger
Dr. Donald Larsen
Dr. Charles Y. Liu
Dr. William Mack
Dr. Martin Harvey Weiss
Dr. Gabriel Zada

Nuclear Medicine
Dr. Patrick Michael Colletti
Dr. John Edwards Seto

O
OBGYN
Dr. Kristin A. Bendikson
Dr. Ramen H. Chmait
Dr. Brendan Grubbs
Dr. Marc Incerpi
Dr. Sami I. Jabara
Dr. Richard Lee
Dr. David Miller
Dr. Joseph Ouzounian
Dr. Richard Paulson
Dr. Huyen Pham
Dr. Lynda Roman
Dr. Giuliana Songster
Dr. Judy Zhu Wei
Oncology
Dr. Afsaneh Barzi
Dr. Eric Chang
Dr. John R. Daniels
Dr. Tanya B. Dorff
Dr. Anthony B. El-Khoueiry
Dr. Agustin A Garcia Caballero Monge
Dr. Barbara J. Gitlitz
Dr. Mitchell E. Gross
Dr. Stephen Gruber
Dr. Josephine-Hoatuyet Haduong
Dr. James S. Hu
Dr. Syma Iqbal
Dr. Heinz Josef-Lenz
Dr. Araz Marachelian
Dr. Cynthia Martel
Dr. Leo Mascarenhas
Dr. Kevin Joseph Mc Donnell
Dr. Mark McNamara
Dr. Ann Mohrbacher
Dr. Dilipkumar Parekh
Dr. Jacek Pinski
Dr. David Quinn
Dr. James A. Recabaren
Dr. Christy Russell
Dr. Darcy V. Spicer
Dr. Debasish Tripathy
Dr. Rajkumar Venkatramani
Dr. Michael Wong

Ophthalmology
Dr. Mark S. Borchert
Dr. Angela N. Buffenn
Dr. Mark S. Humayun
Dr. Jonathan Kim
Dr. Olivia Lee
Dr. Thomas Lee
Dr. Ken Lu
Dr. Sudha Nallasamy
Dr. Lisa Olmos de Koo
Dr. Carmen Anthony Puliafito
Dr. Bibiana Reiser
Dr. Srinivas Sadda
Dr. Alfredo Sadun
Dr. Neda Shamie
Dr. Rohit Varma

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Dr. Alexander Markarian
Dr. Mark Urata

Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Mark J. Spoonamore
Dr. Lindsay Andras
Dr. Alexandre Arkader
Dr. Paul Choi
Dr. George F. Rick Hatch III
Dr. Robert Kay
Dr. Jay Richard Lieberman
Dr. Nina Lightdale
Dr. Donald B. LongJohn
Dr. Geoffrey Marecek
Dr. Lawrence Menendez
Dr. Dan Oakes
Dr. Reza Omid
Dr. James Lee Pace
Dr. Deirdre Ryan
Dr. David L. Skaggs
Dr. Milan Stevanovic
Dr. James Eugene Tibone
Dr. Vernon Tolo
Dr. C. Thomas Vangsness

Otolaryngology
Dr. Debra M. Don
Dr. Rick Friedman
Dr. Eric James Kezirian
Dr. Jeffery Koempel
Dr. Niels C. Kokot
Dr. Dennis Maceri
Dr. John Kim Niparko
Dr. Ankur Patel
Dr. Jon Paul Pepper
Dr. Lindsay S Reder
Dr. Dale Rice
Dr. Uttam Sinha
Dr. Bozena Wrobel

P
Pathology
Dr. Raymond D. Aller
Dr. Alexander R. Judkins
Dr. Sue Martin

Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Dean Anselmo
Dr. David W. Bliss
Dr. Henri R. Ford
Dr. Christopher P. Gayer
Dr. Tracy C. Grikscheit
Dr. Akemi Kawaguchi
Dr. Nam Nguyen
Dr. James E. Stein
Dr. Claire Templeman
Dr. Manuel Torres
Dr. Jeffrey Upperman
Dr. Kasper Wang

Pediatrics
Dr. Robert Adler
Dr. Sarah Badran
Dr. Eyal Ben Isaac
Dr. Parul Bhatia
Dr. Yvonne Gutierrez
Dr. Matt Keefer
Dr. Fasha F. Liley
Dr. Suzanne Roberts
Dr. Michelle Thompson
Dr. Cynthia Wong
Dr. Larry Yin

Plastic Surgery
Dr. Jeffrey A. Hammoudeh
Dr. William Magee
Dr. Andre Panossian

Psychiatry
Dr. Janet Helen Pine
Dr. Anna Xiao

Psychology
Dr. Bradley Hudson
Dr. Marian Williams

Pulmonary
Dr. Iris Perez

Pulmonary Medicine
Dr. Alex Balekian
Dr. Zea Borok
Dr. Ching-Fei Chang
Dr. Thomas George Keens
Dr. Santhi Kumar
Dr. Janice Liebler
Dr. Adupa Rao

Pulmonology
Dr. Roberta M. Kato
Dr. Salman Khan
Dr. Sally Ward

R
Radiation Oncology
Dr. Eugene Chung

Radiology
Dr. Frank K. Chen
Dr. Phillip Ming-Da Cheng
Dr. Vinay A. Duddalwar
Dr. Deborah M. Forrester
Dr. Vicente Gilsanz
Dr. John L. Go
Dr. Fariba Goodarzian
Dr. Christopher J. Gottsegen
Dr. Edward Gary Grant
Dr. John Grimm
Dr. Mittul Gulati
Dr. Sue Hanks
Dr. Susan R. Harlan
Dr. Robert William Jr. Henderson
Dr. Linda J. Hovanessian Larsen
Dr. Hollie A. Jackson
Dr. Hossein Jadvar
Dr. Cornelia K. Kaminsky
Dr. Michael D. Katz
Dr. Paul Kim
Dr. Meng Law
Dr. Christopher Lee
Dr. Sandy Lee
Dr. Alexander Lerner
Dr. Natalie Mahieu
Dr. M. Victoria Marx
Dr. George Matcuk
Dr. Marvin Nelson
Dr. Suzanne Palmer
Dr. Sravanthi Reddy
Dr. Miriam Romero
Dr. Amita Sapra
Dr. Aaron Joshua Schein
Dr. Pulin A. Sheth
Dr. Mark Shiroishi
Dr. Daphne Walker
Dr. Heidi Wassef
Dr. Gilbert Whang
Dr. Eric White
Dr. Alison Gerard Wilcox
Dr. Mary Woo Yamashita

Rheumatology
Dr. Glenn Richard Ehresmann
Dr. Andreas Reiff
Dr. Shuntaro Shinada

S
Sports Medicine
Dr. Bianca Edison
Dr. Tracy Zaslow

Surgical Oncology
Dr. Jeffrey A. Hagen
Dr. Stephen Sener
Dr. Howard Silberman

T
Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Robbin Cohen
Dr. Ming-Lu Huang
U
Urology
Dr. Monish Aron
Dr. Andy Y. Chang
Dr. Siamak Daneshmand
Dr. Roger E. De Filippo
Dr. Mihir Desai
Dr. Hooman Djaladat
Dr. Inderbir S. Gill
Dr. Steve Kim
Dr. Paul Kokorowski
Dr. Anne K. Schuckman
Dr. Leonard B. Skaist
V
Vascular Surgery
Dr. William Lee
Dr. Christian Ochoa
Dr. Vincent L. Rowe
Dr. Fred Weaver
Dr. Karen Woo