MEET THE RESIDENTS

 

 

Class of 2018 PGY-4

 

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Name: Alexis Carimi, MD     alexis        
Hometown/From: Metairie, LA    
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: Sports Medicine/Musculoskeletal, Pain, Acupuncture     
Outside interests: traveling, arts & crafts, yoga, music, baking, football and the New Orleans Saints

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Sarah Clevenger, MD, Chief Resident  FemalePic
Hometown/From: Sulphur, LA    
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: MSK, sports     
Outside interests: Cooking, gardening, horseback riding, craft projects

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Brandon Hicks, MD, Associate Chief Resident   brandon-hicks
Hometown/From: Metairie, LA   
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: Sports, MSK, Pain     
Outside interests: Running, Cycling, Hockey, Golf, Saints/Pelicans, LSU football, Music, Cooking, Traveling, family and friends

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Kelly Paulk, MDpaulkpic  
Hometown/From: Lake Charles, LA    
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: Sports, Pediatrics, Pain     
Outside interests: Running, Playing guitar and banjo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Tiffany Wong, MD FemalePic
Hometown/From: San Francisco, CA   
Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine    
PM&R Interests: Inpatient Rehab    
Outside interests: yoga, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, gardening, veganism, cooking, spending time with my chow chows

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Matthew Bloom, DOBloompic
Hometown/From:  Los Angeles, CA
Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences Pacific     
PM&R Interests: MSK, Regenerative medicine  
Outside interests: Working out. Reading. Listening to podcasts. Watching sports and TV shows. Hanging out with friends. Traveling. Eating. Attending concerts, music festivals, and sporting events. Trying new things.

 

 

 

 

CLASS OF 2019 PGY-3

 

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Name: John Faciane, MDFacianephoto, Assistant Chief Resident
Hometown/From:  New Orleans, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: MSK, EMG, Interventional Pain    
Outside interests: Golf, weightlifting, baseball, football, eating, playing poker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Benjamin Hefner, DOHefnerpic
Hometown/From:  Las Vegas, NV
Medical School: Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine     
PM&R Interests: Inpatient Rehab, Pediatric Rehab, MSK, Interventional Pain    
Outside interests: Running, College Football, Vanderbilt Sports, Hiking, Camping, Live Music

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Robert Patrick Owens, MDOwenspic
Hometown/From:  Slidell, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans    
PM&R Interests: MSK, Interventional Pain     
Outside interests: Traveling, running, woodworking, cooking, gardening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Jack Pines, MDPinespic
Hometown/From:  Columbus, GA
Medical School: Medical Colege of Georgia - Georgia Regents University     
PM&R Interests: Sports, MSK, Interventional Pain    
Outside interests: Working out, golf, hunting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Michael Retzer, DORetzer
Hometown/From:  Phoenix, AZ
Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine Midwestern University     
PM&R Interests: Interventional Pain, MSK, Sports    
Outside interests: Traveling, football, baseball, golf, country 2 step, hiking, going out with friends

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N ame: Jack Torres, MDTorrespic
Hometown/From:  Arabi, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans     
PM&R Interests: MSK, Sports, Pain, EMG    
Outside interests: Football, Basketball, Kayaking, Crossword Puzzles

 

 

 

 

Class of 2020 PGY-2

Name: Ryan Lirette, MDLirettepic
Hometown/From: Houma, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
PM&R Interests: Sports, Neuromuscular, Pain, General PM&R
Outside Interests: Tennis, wathcing sports, movies, family and friends, public health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Wesley Miller, DOWesMillerpic
Hometown/From:
Atlanta, GA
Medical School:  Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
PM&R Interests: Interventional Spine and MSK
Outside Interests: Family, friends, basketball, golf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Phillip Nguyen, MDPNguyenpic
Hometown/From:
New Orleans, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
PM&R Interests: Sports, MSK, Pain
Outside Interests: Gym, Sports, Sneakers, Food, Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Ethan Rault, MDRaultpic
Hometown/From:
Mandeville, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
PM&R Interests: Sports, MSK, Interventional Pain
Outside Interests: Working out, sports, reading, trivia, spending time with family

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Alex Richerand, MDRicherandpic
Hometown/From:
Folsom, LA
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
PM&R Interests: Pediatric Rehab, MSK, Pain
Outside Interests: Biking, jogging, hiking, camping, traveling, eating, tennis, flag football, basketball

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Ryan Wehle, MDWehlepic
Hometown/From: Lakeland, FL
Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
PM&R Interests: Spinal Cord Injury, Prosthetics and Orthotics
Outside Interests: Playing Guitar, Building Computers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class of 2021 PGY-1

bryarly Name: Julia Bryarly, MD 

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

trevor Name: Trevor Boudreaux, MD

Hometown: Thibodaux, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Elena Koutorova, MD

Hometown: Novosibirsk, Russia

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

sidor Name: Alison Sidor, DO

Hometown: Great Falls, MT

Medical School: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Larry "Justin" Doughty, MD

Hometown: Alexandria, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: John "Daniel" Fruge, MD

Hometown: Opelousas, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resident Social Events:

July Intern Welcome Party

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Prospective Resident Interview Evening Socials (5 events during Fall and Winter)

 

December Holiday Party

 

May Resident Retreat

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June Graduation Ceremony and Party