Alumni

Where are they now?

Graduates of our residency program are practicing all over the United States. Here's a list of those who completed their training in the past five years:

Mihir Patel ('13)
2013-2014: Head & Neck Fellowship at Univ of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. 

Scott Shadfar ('13)
2013-2014: Facial Plastics Fellowship at Indiana University.

Jessica Smyth ('13)
2013-2014: Military fulfillment – Womack Army Medical Ctr – Ft. Bragg, NC

Yu-Tung Wong ('13)
2013-2014: Neurotology Fellowship at UC-Davis, CA. 

Rose J. Eapen, MD ('12)
2012 -2013: Advanced Pediatric Otolaryngology Training, UNC-Chapel Hill
2013 - present: Faculty at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 

Rupali N. Shah ('12)
2012 - 2013: Laryngology Fellowship at Mt. Sinai, NY. 
2013 - present: Assistant Professor of Division of Voice and Swallowing Disorders in the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill

Joshua Surowitz ('12)
2012-2013: Facial Plastics Fellowship at Stanford Univ, CA. 
2013 - present: In private practice in Cary, NC with Cynthia Gregg, MD

Maher Younes ('12) 
2012-2013: Facial Plastics Fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
2013 - present: Now in Des Moines, IA

Deidra Blanks ('11)
2011- 2012: Facial Plastics Fellowship at Univ of Missouri. 
2012- present: In private practice for self in Wilmington, NC

Mitchell Gore ('11)
2011- 2012: Rhinology Fellowship at UNC-CH. 
2012- present: In private practice in Greensboro, NC

Paula Harmon ('11)
2011-2012: Pediatric Fellowship at Univ of Alabama. 
2012- present: Faculty at Emory Univ, GA.

Michael Stadler ('11)
2011-2012: Head & Neck Fellowship at Washington Univ in St. Louis, MO. 
2012- present: Assistant Professor for Head and Neck Oncology at Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee WI

Gregory Basura ('10)
2010-2011: Neurotology Fellowship at Univ of Michigan. 
2011- present: Faculty at Univ of Michigan.

Trinitia Cannon ('10)
2010-2011: Head & Neck Fellowship at MUSC (SC). 
2011 - present: Faculty at Univ of Oklahoma.

Keith Ladner ('10)
2010-2011: Facial Plastics Fellowship at USF (Tampa). 
2011- present: In private practice in Englewood, CO

Alisha West ('10)
2010-2011: Pediatric Fellowship at UNC-CH. 
2011- present: Faculty at UCLA.

Paul Bryson ('09)
2009-2010: Laryngology Fellowship in Boston, MA. 
2010- present: Faculty at Cleveland Clinic, OH.

Derek Leight ('09)
2009-2010: Rhinology Fellowship at Univ of Nebraska. 
2010- present: Faculty at Boystown, Univ of Nebraska.

Allen Marshall ('09)
No fellowship. 
On faculty at WakeMed Dept of Otolaryngology.

Charles Ebert ('09)
2009-2010: Rhinology Fellowship at Medical College of Ga. 
2010- present: Associate Professor of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill 

Karen Kolln Bednarski ('08)
2008-2009: Rhinology Fellowship in Savannah, GA. 
2009- present: In Houston, TX

Joshua Demke ('08)
2008-2009: Facial Plastics Fellowship at SUNY Upstate (Syracuse). 
2009- present: Faculty at TX Tech Univ.

Jeffrey LaCour ('08)
2008-2009: Neurotology Fellowship in Pittsburgh, PA. 
2009-2010: Rhinology Fellowship in Savannah, GA. 
2010- present: In private practice in Shreveport, LA.

Steve Lee ('08)
2008-2009: Rhinology/Skull Base Surgery Fellowship in Pittsburgh, PA. 
2009-present: Faculty at Loma Linda, CA.

John W. Alldredge, MD (’07)
2007-2008: Fellowship in Rhinology
2008- present: Sinus and Nasal Institute of Florida, St. Petersburg

Marc K. Bassim, MD (’07)
2007-2009: Fellowship in Otology/Neurotology, House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, California

Krishna G. Patel, MD, PhD (’07)
2007-2008: Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California, Davis
2008- present: Assistant Professor, Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina

Adam M. Zanation, MD (’07)
2007-2008: Clinical Instructor and Skull Base Surgery Fellow, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania
2008- present: Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Subinoy Das, MD (’06)
2006-2007: Fellowship in Rhinologic Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
2007-present: Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Georgia

Michael Hanemann, MD (’06)
2006-2008: Plastic Surgery Fellowship, UNC Department of Surgery, Chapel Hill, NC
2008-2009: Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, Grotting Plastic Surgery, Birmingham, Alabama

Stuart M. Hardy, MD (’06)
2006-present: Wilmington Ear, Nose and Throat Associates, Wilmington, NC

Christopher T. Melroy, MD (’06)
2006-2007: Fellowship in Rhinology, Georgia Nasal and Sinus Institute, Savannah, GA
2007-present: Assistant Professor, Georgia Nasal and Sinus Institute

Robert D. Cullen, MD (’05)
2005-2006: Fellowship in Otology/Neurotology, House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, California
2006-present: Otologic Center, Kansas City, Missouri

Brian W. Downs, MD (’05)
2005-2006: Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon
2006-present: Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University

Robert E. Sonnenburg, MD (’05)
2005-present: Northern Lights Ear, Nose & Throat, Marinette, Wisconsin

Marc G. Dubin, MD (’04)
2004-2005: Fellowship in Rhinology, Georgia Nasal and Sinus Institute, Savannah, Georgia
2005-present: Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
2006-present: Ear, Nose & Throat Associates, Baltimore, Maryland

Scott A. Scharer, MD (’04)
2004-2005: Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Edward Farrior, Tampa, Florida
2005-present: Jacksonville Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery, P.A., Jacksonville, Florida

Kathy K. Yu, MD (’04)
2004-present: Carolina ENT, Chapel Hill, NC

Marta T. Becker, MD (’03)
2003-present: Attending Surgeon, Berger/Henry ENT Specialty Group, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

George M. Brinson, MD (’03)
2003-2004: Fellowship in Otology/Neurotology, Pittsburgh Ear Associates
2004-present: Wilmington Ear, Nose and Throat Associates, Wilmington, NC

David R. White, MD (’03)
2003-2005: Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
2005-present: Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina

 

The cover of our 2004 Annual Report features otolaryngologists who trained through our program.

AR2004 Cover

AR2004 Names