MEET THE RESIDENTS

 

 

CLASS OF 2019 PGY-4

 

 

 

Name: John Faciane, MDFacianephoto, 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

Honors: Member of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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, MD, Associate Chief ResidentOwenspic
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

Honors: Member of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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, DO, Associate Chief ResidentRetzer
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-3

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, MD, Assistant Chief ResidentRaultpic
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

Honors: Member of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Honors:  Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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-2

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

Honors:  Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Elena Koutorova, MD

Hometown: Novosibirsk, Russia

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

Honors:  Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

sidor Name: Alison Sidor, DO

Hometown: Great Falls, MT

Medical School: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: L. Justin Doughty, MD

Hometown: Alexandria, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: J. Daniel Fruge, MD

Hometown: Opelousas, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class of 2022 PGY-1

 

 

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Name: Allen Degges, MD

Hometown: Shreveport, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Gavin Nixon, DO

Hometown: Anchorage, AK  

Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Eric Stockwell, MD

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: S. Sadler Morrison, MD

Hometown: Monticello, AR   

Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences School of Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Steven Sanchez, DO

Hometown: Laredo, TX

Medical School: University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth/Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Name: Zack Weilenman, MD

Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resident Social Events:

July -- Intern Welcome Party

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September through December -- Prospective Resident Interview Evening Socials (5 events)

 

December -- Holiday Party

 

May -- Resident Retreat

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June -- Graduation Ceremony and Party