Top Doctors – Pasadena Magazine 2016

Keck Medicine of USC physicians named “Top Doctors” of 2016
This year, 445 physicians associated with Keck Medicine of USC were included in Pasadena Magazine’s August 2016 roster of “Top Doctors.” The doctors represent 56 specialties.

The list includes faculty physicians from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, 180 of whom practice only at CHLA or LAC+USC Medical.

“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
Johanna Olson-Kennedy
Michele Roland
Diane Tanaka

Allergy/Immunology
Joseph Church
Ronald Maurice Ferdman
Peck Ong
Jonathan Tam

Anesthesiology
Joanna Green
Steve Haddy
George Istaphanous
Marla Matar
Rodney Mckeever
Sameh Nour
Patrick Allen Ross
Michelle Schlunt
Gary Scott
Shihab Sugeir
Candice Tay
Duraiyah Thangathurai

B
Bariatric Surgery
Peter Crookes
Kamran Samakar
Kulmeet Sandhu

C
Cardiology
Sarah Badran
Yaniv Bar-Cohen
Jon Detterich
Michael Fong
Parveen Garg
Luanda Grazette
Henry Huang
Jon David Menteer
Vivian Mo
Enrique Ostrzega
Jay  Pruetz
Leslie Ann Saxon
David Shavelle
Jerold Shinbane
Michael Silka
Jina Sohn
Jacqueline Szmuszkovicz
Helga Van Herle
Pierre Wong
John Wood
Andrew Yoon

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

Colon/Rectal Surgery
Kyle Cologne
Joongho Shin

Critical Care
Lara Nelson
Christopher Newth
Niurka Rivero
Sarah  Rubin
Barry Markovitz

D
Dermatology
April Armstrong
Ashley Crew
Alexandra Haden
Binh Ngo
David Peng
Stefani Takahashi
David Woodley
Ashley Wysong

E
Emergency Care
Marc Kevin Eckstein
Ara Festekjian
Michael Menchine
Ameer Mody
Edward Newton
Kim Newton
Jeranil Nuñez
Jessica Rankin
Emily Rose
Genevieve Santillanes
Joshua Sherman
Stuart Swadron

Emergency Medicine
Carl Chudnofsky

Endocrinology
Lily Chao
Lynda Fisher
Mitchell Geffner
David Geller
Steven Mittelman
Brian Miyazaki
Roshanak Monzavi
Kathleen Page
Pisit Pitukcheewanont
Anna  Ryabets-Lienhard

F
Family Medicine
Michael Core
Kate Gibson
Marcia Hugen
Laura Mosqueda
Jo Marie Reilly
Jehni Robinson
Rose Taroyan
Brian Sean Webb
Camilo Zaks

G
Gastroenterology
Tanaz Danialifar
Laurie DeLeve
Kalman Edelman
Rula Harb
Caroline Hwang
Gregory Idos
Andrew Ippoliti
Russell James Merritt
Hillel Naon
Ara Sahakian
Anisa Shaker
Sarah Sheibani
Edy Soffer
Dan Thomas
Jacques Van Dam
George Yanni
Yuhua Zheng

General Pediatrics
Kevin Waloff

General Surgery
Dean Anselmo
Christopher Gayer
Dario Perez
Jose Perez
Cathy E. Shin
Manuel Torres

General/Family Practice
Armaity V Austin
Sandra Avila

Gynecologic Surgery
Jennifer Israel

Gynecological Oncology
Huyen Pham
Lynda Diane Roman
Annie Yessaian

Gynecology
Donna Shoupe

H
Hematology
Mojtaba Akhtari
Afsaneh Barzi
Thomas Coates
Diana Hanna
Thomas Hofstra
Ann Mohrbacher
Casey O’Connell
Caroline Piatek
Robert Seeger
Judith Villablanca
Ilene Ceil Weitz
Guy Young

Hepatolbiliary Surgery
Hector Ramos

Hepatology
Nisreen Soufi

I
Infectious Diseases
Jill Andrienne Hoffman
Kanokporn Mongkolrattanothai
Michael Neely
Pia Pannaraj

Infertility
Richard Paulson

Internal Medicine
Haig Aharonian
Ron Ben-Ari
Kurt Hong
Jennifer Marks
Kevin McDonnell
Sharon Orrange
James Edward Pacino
Joshua Sapkin
Mabel Vasquez
Andrew Young

Interventional Cardiology
Ray Matthews
Anilkumar Mehra

M
Maternal and Fetal Medicine
David Miller
Joseph Ouzounian
Bhuvan Pathak
Giuliana Songster

N
Neonatology
Rachel Chapman
Arlene Garingo
Claire McLean
Srikumar Nair
Shahab Noori
Lisa Paquette

Nephrology
Gbemisola Adenuga
Arshia Ghaffari
Kenneth Hallows
Mitra Nadim
Yasir Qazi
Hui Yi Shan
Miroslaw Smogorzewski

Neurology
Helena Chui
Jay Desai
Benjamin Emanuel
Andres Gonzalez
Christianne Norton Heck
Eugenia Ho
Deborah Holder
Wendy Mitchell
George Nune
Arthur Partikian
Leigh Maria K.G. Ramos-Platt
Tena Rosser
Kiarash Sadrieh
Soma Sahai-Srivastava
Michele Van Hirtum-Das
Naveed Wagle

Neurosurgery
Frank Acosta
Thomas Chen
Steven Louis Giannotta
Patrick Hsieh
William Mack
Martin Harvey Weiss
Gabriel Zada

O
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Nicole Bender
Kristin Bendikson
Ramen Chmait
Karine Chung
Christina Dancz
Aaron Epstein
Brendan Grubbs
Marc Incerpi
Laila Muderspach
Patrick Mullin
Melissa Natavio
Begum Ozel
Meaghan Pinheiro
Alyssa Quimby (Wittenberg)
Sara Twogood

Oncology
Girish Dhall
Tanya Dorff
Anthony El-Khoueiry
Barbara Gitlitz
Mitchell Gross
Stephen Gruber
James Hu
Syma Iqbal
Araz Marachelian
An (Anh) Nguyen
Jorge Nieva
Jacek Pinski
David Quinn
Sarmad Sadeghi
Darcy Spicer
David Tishler
Alan Wayne
Kendra Mitchell

Ophthalmology
Hossein Ameri
Charles Flowers
J. Martin Heur
Mark Humayun
Karen Morgan
Andrew Moshfeghi
Arlanna Moshfeghi
Sudha Nallasamy
Vivek Patel
Narsing Rao
Bibiana Reiser
Alena  Reznik
Grace Richter
Damien Rodger
Jonathan Song
Rohit Varma
Dara West
Sandy Zhang-Nunes

Orthopaedic Surgery
Lindsay Andras
Paul Choi
Paul Gilbert
Rachel Goldstein
Raymond Hah
George Hatch
Geoffrey Marecek
Amir Mostofi
Daniel Oakes
Christopher Ornelas
James Pace
Deirdre Ryan
Mark Spoonamore
Milan Stevanovic
Vernon T. Tolo
Curtis VandenBerg
Jeffrey Wang

Otolaryngology
Debra Don
Rick Friedman
Kenneth Geller
Christian Hochstim
Dennis Maceri
Alexander Markarian
Karla O’Dell
Jon-Paul Pepper
Dale  Rice
Uttam Sinha
Bozena Wrobel

P
Pain Management
Steven  Richeimer
Michael Sniderman

Pathology
Floyd Gilles
Kyle Hurth
Sue Ellen Martin
David Parham
Michael Press
Andy Sherrod
Timothy Triche
Shengmei Zhou

Pediatric Cardiology
Frank Ing

Pediatrics
Nusrat Ahsan
Denizhan Akan
Shahab Asgharzadeh
Juliana Austin
Timur Azhibekov
LaToya Barber
Marvin Belzer
Eyal Ben-Isaac
Jeffrey Bender
Clement Cheung
Steve Chin
Grant Christman
Harry Cynamon
Yves DeClerck
Sylvia Del Castillo
Andrew Dietz
Anat Erdreich-Epstein
David Freyer
Philippe Friedlich
Anna Ganster
Paul Gaynon
Yvonne Gutierrez
Josephine Haduong
Narayan Iyer
Monique Margetis
Dana Marseille
Leo Mascarenhas
Alicia McFarren
Heidi Morris
Sharon O’Neil
Etan Orgel
Kathleen Ostrom
Michael Pulsipher
Jaya Punati
Sheela  Rao
Suzanne Roberts
Nathan Robison
Christopher Russell
Susanna Sorrentino
Theodora Stavroudis
Amanda Termuhlen
Linda J. Tesoriero
Margaret Trost
Douglas Vanderbilt
Sally Ward
Elizabeth Weiner
Randall C. Wetzel
Cynthia Wong
Susan Wu

Plastic Surgery
Regina Baker
Warren Louis Garner
Lori Howell
Ketan Patel
Mark Urata
Alex Wong

Psychiatry
Reda Bendaoud
Lawrence Gross
Robert Holloway
Bradley Peterson
Catherine Scott
Erica Shoemaker
Susan Turkel
Anna Xiao

Psychology
Lauren MacMillan
Cynthia Munoz
Bonnie Olsen
Jennifer Rafeedie

Pulmonary Medicine
Alex Balekian
Richard Barbers
Ahmet Baydur
Raj Dasgupta
Sivagini Ganesh
Terese Hammond
Ramyar Mahdavi
Iris Perez

R
Radiation Oncology
Leslie Ballas
Naomi Rachel Schechter
Michael Senikowich
Nicholas Trakul
Kenneth Wong

Radiology
Frank Chen
Phillip Cheng
Patrick Colletti
Peter Conti
Corinne Deurdulian
Vinay Duddalwar
Wende Gibbs
Vicente Gilsanz
John Go
Fariba Goodarzian
Edward Grant
Mittul Gulati
Sue Ellen Hanks
Susan Harlan
Cameron Hassani
Robert Henderson
Linda J. Hovanessian Larsen
Natalie Mahieu
Harshawn Malhi
Ana Maliglig
Mary Victoria Marx
George Matcuk
Lee Myers
Marvin Nelson
Suzanne Palmer
Dakshesh Patel
Skorn Ponrartana
David Randall Radin
Anandh Rajamohan
Sravanthi Reddy
Miriam Romero
Aaron Schein
Pulin Sheth
Mark Shiroishi
Amit Sura
Benita Tamrazi
Hisham Tchelepi
Tapas Tejura
Anderanik Tomasian
Daphne Walker
Heidi Wassef
Gilbert Whang
Eric White
Alison Wilcox
Mary Yamashita
Chadi Zeinati

Rheumatology
Stratos Christianakis
Andreas Reiff

S
Surgery
James Stein
Kasper Wang

Surgical Oncology
Stephen Sener
Howard Silberman

T
Thoracic Surgery
Jeffrey Hagen
Daniel Oh

Transplant Surgery
Kiran Dhanireddy

Trauma Surgery
Kenji Inaba

U
Urology
Siamak Daneshmand
Mihir Desai
Hooman Djaladat
Leo Doumanian
Matthew Dunn
Inderbir Gill
David Alan Ginsberg
Andrew Hung
Mike Nguyen
Mary Samplaski

V
Vascular Neurology
Nerses Sanossian

Vascular Surgery
Sung Wan Ham
Sukgu Han
Christian Ochoa
Vincent  Rowe
Fred Weaver