Our Residents 

PGY-1s

Anish Abrol
Where I'm from: Grand Blanc, MI
Undergraduate: University of Michigan
Medical school: Wayne State University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Metroparks, Cleveland Museum of Art, awesome restaurants
Favorite restaurant: Lola
Fun facts/hobbies: Golfing, basketball, reading, cooking

Armine Kocharyan
Where I'm from: Armenia
Undergraduate: Yerevan State Medical University
Medical school: Yerevan State Medical University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Lake Erie
Favorite restaurant: Maggiano's
Fun facts/hobbies: Diving, pottery, tennis, design, hiking, traveling/exploring different cultures

Rachel Kominsky
Where I'm from: Cleveland, OH
Undergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical school: Temple University
Favorite thing about Cleveland:exploring the many unique neighborhoods; easy access to outdoor activities
Favorite restaurant: L'Albatros
Fun facts/hobbies: Running, yoga, cooking, hiking/camping, travel 

Blake Szelestey
Where I'm from: Dayton, OH
Undergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical school: Wright State University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Great restaurants of all types, Metroparks, Cavs
Favorite restaurant: Geraci's, Sweet Melissa
Fun facts/hobbies: Spending time with my wife and son, golf, running, motocross

PGY-2s

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Gary Huang

Where I'm from: Mercer Island, WA
Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University
Medical school: University of Illinois
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Westside Market
Favorite restaurant: L’Albatros
Fun facts/hobbies: cooking, boxing, whiskey, former competitive equestrian

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Clare Richardson
Where I'm from: Paradise Valley, AZ
Undergraduate: Arizona State University
Medical school: Loma Linda University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Lake Erie, Metroparks
Favorite restaurant: TBD (excited to do the research)
Fun facts/hobbies: hiking, kayaking, reading, baking, card making

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Jeanie Sozansky Lujan

Where I'm from: Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Undergraduate: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Medical school: Greentown, IN
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Great restaurants, easily accessible, vibrant city, close proximity to Lake Erie
Favorite restaurant: Paladar, Mallorca
Fun facts/hobbies: violin, baking, lived in three different countries

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Andrew Stein

Where I'm from: Mequon, WI
Undergraduate: Washington University in St. Louis
Medical school: University of Wisconsin
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Cleveland Metroparks, Cuyahoga National Forest
Favorite restaurant: Anatolia Cafe
Fun facts/hobbies: running, biking, tennis, hiking, traveling, trying different restaurants

PGY-3s


Colby Brown

Where I'm from: Baltimore, MD
Undergraduate: Harvard University
Medical school: Case Western Reserve University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: the variety of eateries
Favorite restaurant: anything by Zack Bruell


Mark Gelpi
Where I'm from: Columbus, OH
Undergraduate: Miami University
Medical school: Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Food and arts scene, Lake Eerie
Favorite restaurant: Momocho


Kathryn Hoppe
Where I'm from: Brookfield, WI
Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Medical school: Medical College of Wisconsin
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Westside Market
Favorite restaurant: I love trying new restaurants every time I go out to eat!


Akina Tamaki
Where I'm from: Potomac, Maryland
Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University
Medical school: University of Maryland
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Cleveland Metroparks
Favorite restaurant: TBD

PGY-4s


John Gerka Stuyt

Where I'm from: Maracaibo, Venezuela
Undergraduate: Universidad Del Zulia
Medical school:  Universidad Del Zulia
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Small city feel that offers a wide range of
activities. Nice gastronomic scene
Favorite restaurant: Lola


Nauman Manzoor

Where I'm from: Pakistan
Undergraduate: Cadet College Hasanabdal
Medical school: Aga Khan University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Return of Lebron James
Favorite restaurant: Bar Louie


Frank Masters
Where I'm from: Erie, PA
Medical school: Case Western Reserve University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Great food, great microbrews
Favorite restaurant: Balaton
Where I live: University Heights
Fun facts/hobbies: I enjoy playing my Delux Fender American Strat in my free time


Tammy Wang

Where I'm from: San Diego, CA
Undergraduate: Stanford University
Medical school: Case Western Reserve University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Great restaurants to explore,
Blossom Music Center
Favorite restaurant: Crop
Fun facts/hobbies: cooking, biking, hot yoga

PGY-5s

Emily Hrisomalos
Where I'm from: Carmel, IN
Undergraduate: Indiana University at Bloomington     
Medical school: Indiana University
Favorite thing about Cleveland: nightlife
Favorite restaurant: Parallax


Shawn Li
Where I'm from: Randolph, NJ
Undergraduate: Rutgers University
Medical school: Rutgers Medical School
Favorite thing about Cleveland: The Asian food is surprisingly good,
the cost of living cheap, and Lebron James. Also we have a great group
of residents!
Favorite restaurant: Chick Fil A


Jason Thuener
Where I'm from: Somewhere in Ohio
Undergraduate: University of Toledo
Medical school: Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine
Favorite thing about Cleveland: Metroparks, restaurants
Favorite restaurant: Thai Spice