Meet the Residents of 2017-2018



Co-Chief Residents

Joseph Oschwald, MD

Hometown:  Mobile, AL

Medical School:  LSU New Orleans

Medical/Research Interests:  Hospitalist & Emergency Medicine

Hobbies:  LSU tigers & Saints fan, Atlanta Braves fan, Friends and Family, Festivals


Matthew Hallowell, MD

Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA 

Medical School: Tulane School of Medicine

Medical/Research Interests:  Emergency Medicine

Hobbies: Hockey, Tennis, Guitar, Music, Wine & Beer
















PGY- 3

Anshul Acharya, MD

Hometown:  Marietta, GA

Medical School: St James School of Medicine

Medical/Research Interests:  Sports Medicine, Private Practice

Hobbies:  Almost any type of sports, traveling, & video games

Arun Bansal, MD

Hometown:  Ellicott City, Maryland

Medical/Research Interests:  Infectious Diseases

Hobbies:  Working out, THE Washington Redskins, the Washington Wizards, traveling, & exploring my new hometown of New Orleans.

Samera Majeed, MD

Hometown:  Ogdensburg, NY

Medical School:  Medical University of the Americas, Nevis

Medical/Research Interests:  Women’s Health

Hobbies:  Cooking, Shopping, traveling, spending time with my husband and family, reading a good book

Michael Nguyen, MD

Hometown:  Houston, TX

Medical School:  Ross University School of Medicine

Medical/Research Interests:  Sports Medicine, Emergency Medicine

Hobbies:  Basketball, USA Football, International Football

Falon Perrin, MD

Hometown: New Orleans

Medical School:  American University of the Caribbean

Medical/Research Interests:  Breast oncology, Skin/Dermatology 

Hobbies: Cooking, champagne, traveling, pure barre, New Orleans Saints, spending time with friends and family 

Muhammad Usman, MD

Hometown:  New York City

Medical School:  Saba University

Medical/Research Interests:  Urgent Care

Hobbies:  Building and flying RC aircrafts








































PGY- 2

Matthew Alario, MD

Hometown:  Hillsboro, VA

Medical School:  American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Medical/Research Interests:  Rural Medicine, Sports Medicine

Hobbies:  Fishing, Cooking, Traveling, Spending time with family

Sadiqa Boura, MD

Hometown: Ashburn, VA

Medical School: University of Medicine and Health Sciences

Medical/Research Interests: Women's Health and Private Practice

Hobbies: Travelling, spending time with family and friends, cooking, learning about cultures and traditions

Penny Boyle, DO

Hometown:  Durham, NY

Medical School: Touro University, California   

Medical/Research Interests:  Emergency, Preventive Care, Health Policy and Social Justice 

Hobbies:  Music, Basketball, Dance, Travel, Food, Fiction 

Marco Chavez, MD

Hometown:  Jalpan, Qro. Mexico

Medical School:  San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Medical/Research Interests:  Rural and International Medicine

Hobbies:  Texas A&M sports, fishing, hunting, jogging and spending time with family/friends

Jessica Miller, MD

Hometown:  Baton Rouge, La

Medical School:  Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN

Medical/Research Interests:  Preventive Medicine, Private Practice 

Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, Saints games, traveling, attending concerts and festivals 



Ray Quebedeaux, MD

Hometown:  Opelousas, LA

Medical School:  LSU New Orleans

Medical/Research Interests:  Addiction medicine/Emergency/Urgent Care

Hobbies:  video games, art, mixed martial arts, boxing










































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Stephen Lambert, MD

Hometown: Pearl River, Louisiana

Medical School: LSU New Orleans

Medical/Research Interests: Nutrition and diet

Hobbies: Running, biking, gym, food critic 

Peter Lin, MD

Hometown:  Houston, Texas

Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine 

Medical/Research Interests:  Primary care, urgent care, ER, medical missions, academia

Hobbies:  Drinking espresso, foods, travel, spending time with family and friends, fishing

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Jamie Lovitt, MD

Hometown:  Colorado Springs, Colorado 

Medical School:  LSUHSC

Medical/Research Interests:  Sports medicine, pallitative care, adolescent medicine

Hobbies:  The outdoors, travel, cooking

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Andrew Morris, MD

Hometown: Lockport, Louisiana

Medical School: LSUHSC New Orleans

Medical/Research Interests:  Community health, occupational medicine

Hobbies: Sports, exploring New Orleans