Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers services and programs through the following Divisions. Use these links to directly access all our Department sites.

UCSF Orthopaedic Surgery Graduated Residents

2015 Graduates

 

Anthony Ding

Hometown: New Brunswick, New Jersey
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Medical School: Columbia University
Activities/Interests: Snowboarding, Skiing, Fishing,  Ultimate Frisbee, Marathon Running, Rock Climbing, ClassicalMusic, Photography & Digital Photograph Restoration
Patrick Horst

Hometown: Stillwater, Minnesota
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Medical School: University of Minnesota
Activities/Interests: Running, Snowboarding, Surfing, Travel and international orthopaedics, hiking and camping.Mentorship, orthopaedic and med student education
Henry Krigbaum

Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
Undergraduate School: United States Naval Academy
Medical School: Harvard University
Activities/Interests: I enjoy spending time with my family and doing a variety of outdoor activities like surfing,running, biking, gardening, woodworking, fishing, backpacking as well as reading the Atlantic Monthly.
Jeffrey MacLean

Hometown: Madbury, New Hampshire
Undergraduate School: University of Vermont College of Engineering
Postgraduate: University of Vermont, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zurich Switzerland
Medical School: University of Vermont
Activities: Everything outdoors
Frank Valone III

Hometown: Madbury, Mill Valley, California
Undergraduate School: Hamilton College
Medical School: The George Washington University
Activities: Running, Mountaineering and Fly-fishing
Derek Ward

Hometown: Aspen, Colorado
Undergraduate School: Williams College
Medical School: University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
Activities: Skiing, Running, International Health
Amanda Tencza Whitaker *

Hometown: New Albany, Ohio
Undergraduate School: University of Kentucky
Medical School: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University
Activities: Swimming, biking, running, skiing, and cooking
   2014 Graduates

Michael Feldstein

Hometown: Hillsborough, California
Undergraduate School: UC Berkeley
Graduate School: MIT
Medical School: Harvard
Activities/Interests: Snow skiing, snowboarding, swimming, water-polo, SCUBA diving, surfing, water-skiing, wake-boarding, mountain biking, MacGyvering

Robert Lucas

Hometown: Concord, California
Undergraduate School: UCLA
Medical School: Wake Forest
Activities/Interests: Fishing, surfing, skiing
Lionel Metz

Hometown: San Francisco, California
Undergraduate School: UC Davis
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Activities/Interests: Reading, running, softball, hanging out with friends and family, tinkering with assortedelectronics, traveling, home improvement
Ying Ying (Julia) Kao

Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Undergraduate School: University of Chicago
Medical School: University of Chicago
David Shearer

Hometown: Toppenish, Washington
Undergraduate School: MIT
Medical School: University of Washington
Activities/Interests: Water skiing, snow skiing, basketball, surfing, travel
Ehsan (Ace) Tabaraee

Hometown: Washington, District of Columbia
Undergraduate School: University of Virginia
Medical School: George Washington University
Activities/Interests: Basketball, soccer, grilling
Paul Toogood

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
Undergraduate School: University of Pennsylvania
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University
Activities/Interests: Personal fitness, golfing (poorly), and the remainder of my free time is divided between mywife and my cat
2013 Graduates

Russ Dedini

Hometown: San Francisco, California
Undergraduate School: University of California Davis
Medical School: University of California Davis
Fellowship: Foot and Ankle at University of Pennsylvania
Scott Kaiser

Hometown: Fairfax, California
Undergraduate School: Georgetown University
Medical School: Washington University, St. Louis
Fellowship: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto
Jun Matsui

Hometown: Richmond, Indiana
Undergraduate School: Amherst College
Medical School: University of Chicago
Fellowship: Hand at Washington University, St Louis
Lee Jae Morse

Hometown: Danville, Vermont
Undergraduate School: University of Vermont
Medical School: University of Vermont
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Oncology at MD Anderson in Houston
Andrew Pedtke

Hometown: Minnesota
Undergraduate School: University of Virginia
Medical School: University of Minnesota
Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at University of California Davis
Samantha Piper

Hometown: Oakland, California
Undergraduate School: Georgetown University
Medical School: University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Foot and Ankle at University of Washington in Seattle
2012 Graduates

Abbey Kennedy

Hometown: Lancaster, OH
Undergraduate School: Utah State University
Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Private Practice in Marin County, California
Luis Corrales

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Undergraduate School: UC Los Angeles
Medical School: Harvard University
Fellowship: Upper Limb Fellow at Trans-Tasman Upper Limb Fellowship, Otago University, New Zealand; Hip & KneeArthroplasty and Reconstruction Fellow at Malabar Orthopaedic Institute, Australia
Jaicharan Iyengar

Hometown: Fullerton, CA
Undergraduate School: UC Los Angeles
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Fellowship: Shoulder & Elbow at Columbia University, New York
Carol Lin

Hometown: Tustin, CA
Undergraduate School: Stanford University
Medical School: Washington University (St. Louis)
Fellowship: Trauma at Cedar Sinai, Los Angeles
Robert Sproul

Hometown: Moraga, CA
Undergraduate School: UC Berkeley
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Fellowship: Arthroplasty at Ortho Carolina
Adam Warren

Hometown: Pasadena, CA
Undergraduate School: UC Berkeley
Postgraduate: UC Berkeley (MPH)
Medical School: Stanford University
Fellowship: Trauma Fellowship
Rosanna Wustrack

Hometown: West Linn, OR
Undergraduate School: Yale University
Medical School: Washington University (St. Louis)
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York
2011 Graduates

Erik Hansen

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Undergraduate School: Stanford University
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Fellowship: Arthroplasty at Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University
Vincent Chow

Hometown: Hudson, FL
Undergraduate School: University of Miami
Medical School: University of Miami
Fellowship: Group Practice at Kaiser Permanente
Reza Firoozabadi

Hometown: Los Altos, CA
Undergraduate School: UC Berkeley
Postgraduate: Boston University (MA)
Medical School: Boston University
Fellowship: Trauma at Harborview, University of Washington in Seattle
Christine Pui

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN
Undergraduate School: Harvard University
Medical School: Columbia University
Fellowship: Arthroplasty at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York
Akira Yamamoto

Hometown: Sapporo, Japan
Undergraduate School: UC Berkeley
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Fellowship: Trauma at Cedar Sinai in Los Angeles
2010 Graduates

Alexis Bao-Chuyen Dang

Undergraduate School: Stanford University
Medical School: UC San Francisco
Fellowship: Sports at University of Rochester
Tenner Guillaume

Undergraduate School: Princeton University
Medical School: University of Minnesota
Fellowship: Spine at Twin Cities Spine Center
Michael Kelly

Undergraduate School: Boston College
Medical School: University of Massachusetts
Fellowship: Spine at Washington University in St Louis
Michael Laidlaw

Undergraduate School: Air Force Academy
Medical School: Georgetown
Post-Residency: Military Service
Jennifer Laine

Undergraduate School: Harvard
Medical School: Columbia Medical School
Fellowship: Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at Scottish Rite in Houston
Cameron Sedeghi

Undergraduate School: Claremont McKenna
Medical School: Boston University
Fellowship: Trauma at Parkland Hospital in Houston