Meet the Radiology Residents

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(PGY5)

Deddeh Ballah, MDDeddeh Ballah, MD
Hometown:
Cranston, RI
Undergraduate school: Harvard University, MA
Medical school: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, PA
Extracurricular interests: Reading, laughling loudly and exploring the Bay Area
Future plans: Interventional Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Micky Cabarrus, MDMicky Cabarrus, MD
Hometown:
Simi Valley, CA
Undergraduate school: University of California, Los Angeles
Medical school: Univesity of California, San Francisco
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA
Extracurricular interests: Golfing, cooking, trying new restaurants, triathlon and ice hockey
Future plans: Combined Abdominal Imaging/Ultrasound Fellowship at UCSF


Billy Carson, MDBilly Carson, MD
Hometown: Tampa, FL
Undergraduate school: Vanderbilt University, TN
Medical school: University of South Florida, FL
Internship: Harbor-University of California, Los Angeles
Extracurricular interests:  Drumming and snowboarding
Future plans: Neuroradiology Fellowship at UCSF


Kavi Devulapalli, MDKavi Devulapalli, MD
Hometown:
Mentor, OH
Undergraduate school: Rice University, TX
Graduate school: Case Western Reserve University, OH
Medical school: Case Western Reserve University, OH
Internship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside
Extracurricular interests: Golfing, running, basketball and cooking
Future plans: Interventional Radiology Fellowship


Luis Gutierrez, MDLuis Gutierrez, MD
Hometown:
Pico Rivera, CA
Undergraduate school: Stanford University, CA
Medical school: Stanford University, CA
Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, CA
Extracurricular interests: Weightlifting, traveling and visiting family in California
Future plans: Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Daniel Hendry, MDDaniel Hendry, MD
Hometown:
Seminary, MS
Undergraduate school: Vanderbilt University, TN
Medical school: University of Cincinnati, OH
Internship: The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Extracurricular interests: Exploring the Bay Area, running/fitness, English Premier League Football, traveling and spending time with my wife
Future plans: Interventional Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Michael Holmes, MDMichael Holmes, MD
Hometown: Sedona, AZ
Undergraduate school: University of Arizona
Medical school: University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Internship: The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
Extracurricular interests: Hiking, camping and traveling
Future plans: Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Brandon Ishaque, MDBrandon Ishaque, MD
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Undergraduate school: University of Southern California
Medical school: University of California, Los Angeles
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center, CA
Extracurricular interests: Tennis, scuba diving, sailing, ranching, concerts and traveling
Future plans: Interventional Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Eric Jordan, MDEric Jordan, MD
Hometown:
 San Diego, CA
Undergraduate school: University of California Los Angeles
Medical school: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, CA
Extracurricular interests: Soccer, basketball, football and sometimes golf
Future plans: Combined Abdominal Imaging/Ultrasound Fellowship at UCSF


Spencer Lake, MDSpencer Lake, MD
Hometown:
Washington, DC
Undergraduate school: Stanford University, CA
Medical school: Johns Hopkins University, MD
Internship: Greater Baltimore Medical Center, MD
Extracurricular interests: Hiking, camping, fishing, cooking and Washington Redskins
Future plans: Combined Abdominal Imaging/Ultrasound Fellowship at UCSF


Zhixi Li, MDZhixi Li, MD
Hometown:
Orlando, FL
Undergraduate school: Columbia University, NY
Medical school: Columbia University, NY
Internship: University of Hawaii
Extracurricular interests: Distance running, painting and visual art, literature and writing and neuroscience
Future plans: Neuroradiology Fellowship at UCSF


Hari Trivedi, MDHari Trivedi, MD
Hometown:
Atlanta, GA
Undergraduate school:  Georgia Institute of Technology
Medical school:  Medical College of Georgia
Internship: Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
Extracurricular interests:  Automotive, computing, audio engineering and fitness
Future plans:  Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Vanja Varenika, MDVanja Varenika, MD
Hometown: New York City, NY
Undergraduate school: Stanford University, CA
Medical school: University of California, San Francisco
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara, CA
Extracurricular interests: Photography, art history, basketball, skiing and gardening
Future plans: Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at UCSF


Jennifer Wan, MDJennifer Wan, MD
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Undergraduate school: University of California, San Diego
Medical school: University of California, San Diego
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, CA
Extracurricular interests: Going to the movies, rock climbing, eating out in San Francisco and fostering dogs
Future plans: Interventional Radiology Fellowship at UCSF