Message from the chairman

James W. Davis, MD, FACS

Since 1975, the Department of Surgery has expanded and continued to provide excellence in clinical care to the Central San Joaquin Valley.

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Amy Kwok, MD, MPH, FACS

Program Director

UCSF Fresno surgery Fact Sheet

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Surgery Alumni

Class of 2022

Pejmon Estakhri, MD

Dr. Estakhri will begin a colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Houston Methodist in Houston, TX

Cascillas Guy, MD

Dr. Guy will practice general surgery in Atlanta, GA

Kyle McCullough, MD

Dr. McCullough will begin a surgical critical care fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX

Angela Nieh, MD

Dr. Nieh will begin a plastic surgery fellowship at the University of Illinois in Chicago, IL

Nicole Takeda, MD

Dr. Takeda will begin a minimally invasive surgery fellowship at Advanced Laparascopic Surgery Associates in Fresno, CA

Class of 2021

Allen Chen, MD

Transplant/Hepatobiliary Surgery Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Alan Pang, MD

Burn Surgery Fellowship Texas Tech Health and Sciences University, Lubbock, TX

Lian Quach, DO

Joined a private practice in Fresno, CA

Class of 2020

Domenech Asbun, MD

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL

Hunter Benvenuti, MD

Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Long Island Plastic Surgery Group, Long Island, NY

Huy Hoang, MD

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Associates, Fresno, CA

Sean Meshkin, DO

Acute Care/Trauma Surgery Fellowship, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

Class of 2019

YenYoan (Amanda) Chu, MD

Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Emaad Farooqui, MD

Vascular Surgery Fellowship, USC, Los Angeles, CA

Jahoon Koo, MD

Joined a private practice.

Fatima Wilder, MD

Thoracic Surgery Fellowship, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Class of 2018

Erinn Kim, MD

Plastic Surgery Fellowship, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

William Oh, MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Sammy Siada, DO

Vascular Surgery Fellowship, University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Phu Tran, MD

Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN