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Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Current Residents


Class of 2017

Kevin Denehy - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Kevin Denehy, MD

PGY-5
Hometown: East Greenwich, R.I.
Undergraduate: Franklin and Marshall College
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Interests: Sports, Adult Reconstruction
Fellowship: University of Louisville Adult Reconstruction Fellowship


Rich Howell - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Rich Howell, MD

PGY-5
Hometown: Carlisle, Pa.
Undergraduate: Messiah College
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Interests: Sports Medicine
Fellowship: University of Chicago Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship


Gurpal Pannu - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Gurpal Pannu, MD

PGY-5
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Undergraduate: University of Akron
Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Interests: Spine
Fellowship: University of California Davis Spinal Disorders Fellowship


Nimit Patel - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Nimit Patel, MD

PGY-5
Hometown: Farmington, Conn.
Undergraduate: University of Connecticut
Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Interests: Sports Medicine
Fellowship: Sports Medicine at the Rothman Institute of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

 
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Class of 2018

Tuan Mickey Bui, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Tuan Mickey Bui, MD

PGY-4
Hometown: Cupertino, Calif.
Undergraduate: University of the Pacific
Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University


Matthew Chin - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Matthew Chin, MD

PGY-4
Hometown: Port Washington, N.Y.
Undergraduate: Dartmouth College
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


John Prodromo - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

John Prodromo, MD

PGY-4
Hometown: South Brunswick, N.J.
Undergraduate: Rutgers University
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Matthew Varacallo - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Matthew Varacallo, MD

PGY-4
Hometown: DuBois, Pa.
Undergraduate:
Washington & Jefferson College
Medical School: Penn State University School of Medicine

 
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Class of 2019

Garrett Cavanaugh - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Garrett Cavanaugh, MD

PGY-3
Hometown: El Dorado Hills, Calif.
Undergraduate: California Polytechnic State University
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


Venkat Kavuri - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Venkat Kavuri, MD

PGY-3
Hometown: Cerritos, Calif.
Undergraduate: Drexel University
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


Brandon Shallop - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Brandon Shallop, MD

PGY-3
Hometown: Commerce Township, Mich.
Undergraduate: University of Michigan
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College


Patrick Wang, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Patrick Wang, MD

PGY-3
Hometown: Flemington, N.J.
Undergraduate: The College of William and Mary
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

 
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Class of 2020

Annie Ashok, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Annie Ashok, MD

PGY-2
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania
Medical School: Sydney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University


Anthony Boniello, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Anthony Boniello, MD

PGY-2
Hometown: Somers, N.Y.
Undergraduate: Washington and Lee University
Medical School: Sydney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University


Christy  Christopherson, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Christy Christopherson, MD

PGY-2
Hometown: Farmington, Minn.
Undergraduate: St. Mary's University
Medical School: University of Minnesota College of Medicine


Michael Nzeogu, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Michael Nzeogu, MD

PGY-2
Hometown: Westerville, Ohio
Undergraduate: Case Western Reserve University
Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

 
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Class of 2021

Priscilla Cavanaugh, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Priscilla Cavanaugh, MD

PGY-1
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Undergraduate: University of Virginia
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


Chijindu Emenari, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Chijindu Emenari, MD

PGY-1
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Undergraduate: Howard University
Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine


Neel Gupta, MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Neel Gupta, MD

PGY-1
Hometown: Erie, PA
Undergraduate: Duke University
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


William Ryan, Jr., MD - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

William Ryan, Jr., MD

PGY-1
Hometown: Monroe, CT
Undergraduate: Muhlenberg College
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine


 
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Orthopaedic surgeons performing knee surgery.