Faculty

Program Director

Roya Yumul, MD, PhD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Program Director/Vice Chair, Academic and Research
Director, Anesthesiology Simulation

Department and Residency Leadership

Julian Gold, MD
Co-Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Director, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit

Ronald Wender, MD
Co-Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Academic Chair, Anesthesiology Residency Program
Director, Medical Student Clerkship

James D. Grant, MD, MBA, FACA
Incoming Chair, Department of Anesthesiology

Residency Faculty

Rocco Addante, MD
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist

Kapil Anand, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Program Director, Regional Anesthesia/Acute Pain Fellowship Program
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist

Emily Anton, MD
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist

Laura Audell, MD
Pain Specialist

Bruce Baumgarten, MD
Pain Specialist

Ran Cheng, MD
Assistant Director, Regional Anesthesia/Acute Pain Fellowship
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist
Regional Anesthesia Simulation Faculty
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Tony Chiang, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Assistant Program Director, Regional Anesthesia/Acute Pain Fellowship Program
Regional Anesthesiologist

Daniel Chien, MD
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist

Henry Chou, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Joseph Chung, MD
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist

Lee Coleman, MD
Assistant Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Shawn Coleman, MD
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Anesthesiologist

Christian Consilvio, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Nicola D’Attellis, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Diba Daneshrad, MD
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist

Maria DeCastro, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Program Director
Clinical Director, Cardiac Anesthesiology
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist

Michele Dee, MD
Anesthesiologist

Anahat Dhillon, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Associate Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Erik Dong, DO
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Omar Durra, MD
Program Director, Advanced Clinical Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty
Anesthesiology Simulation/OSCE Faculty

Hailu Ebba, MD
Neuro/Spine Anesthesiology Faculty
Critical Care Medicine Specialist
Point-of-care Ultrasound Faculty

Asher Emanuel, MD
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist
Neuro/Spine Anesthesiology Faculty
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Ashkan Farzad, MD
Anesthesiologist

Daren Filsinger, MD
Assistant professor of anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Robert Frantz, MD
Clinical Director, Thoracic Anesthesiology
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist

Arnold Friedman, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Director of Advance Pre-Procedure Evaluation Center
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Villam Furdik, MD
Psychiatry, Neurology and Pain Management Specialist

Katherine Gelber, MD
Assistant Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Andrew Geller, MD
Associate Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Obstetric Anesthesia Simulation Faculty

Avner Gereboff, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Program Director, Liver Transplant Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Liver Transplant Anesthesia Faculty

Jeffrey Grewal, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Nadeem Hamid, MD
Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Jonathan Hausman, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Clinical Director, Regional Anesthesiology
Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology/Acute Pain Fellowship Program
Regional Anesthesiologist

Emad Hemaya, MD
Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Yong Jian-Lin, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist
Pain Management Specialist

Calvin Johnson, MD
Professor, Anesthesiology UCLA
Professor, Anesthesiology USC
Obstetric, Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Andrew Kadar, MD
Anesthesiologist

Marshal Kaplan, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Clinical Director, General Anesthesiology

Robert Kariger, MD
Clinical Director, Liver Transplant Anesthesiology
Program Director, Liver Transplant Anesthesiology Fellowship Program

Peter Kim, MD
Associate Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Ellis Lai, MD
Clinical Director, Gastroenterological Lab Anesthesiology

Terrence Lai, MD
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist
Echo Specialist

Letitia Lau, MD
Anesthesiologist, Pain Specialist

Yong-Jian Lin, MD
Anesthesiologist, Pain Specialist

Charles Louy, MD, PHD
Clinical Director, Inpatient Pain Service
Associate Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship
Cardiac Anesthesiologist
Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Mirjana Lovrincevic, MD
Anesthesiologist

Lorraine Lubin, MD
Associate Director, Pediatric Anesthesiology
Director, Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology
Co-Director, Echo

Nir Maghen, MD
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Anita Mathoni, MD
Pediatric Anesthesiologist
Pediatric Anesthesia Faculty

Moody Makar, MD
Clinical Director, Cath Lab Anesthesiology
Co-Director, Echo
Co-Director, Echo Simulation
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist
OSCE Faculty

Brian Mendelson, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology/Acute Pain Fellowship Program
Regional Anesthesiologist
Anesthesiology Simulation/OSCE Faculty

Bahar Mjos, MD
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Roy Mongkolpradit, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist

Jeffrey Moses, MD
Anesthesiologist

Jessica Murphy, MD
Assistant Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Robert Naruse, MD
Clinical Director, Neuro/Spine Anesthesiology
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty

Kaveh Navab, MD
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist
Echo Specialist

James Nguyen, MD
Anesthesiologist
Pain Medicine Specialist

Evelyn Norel, MD
Anesthesiologist

Michael Nurok, MBChB, PhD, FCCP
Medical Director, Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit
Medical Director, Adultcorporeal Life Support Program
Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Aileen Pan, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Nathaniel Parker, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Liver Transplant Anesthesia Faculty

Deena Perotti, MD
Assistant Program Director, Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship Program
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist
Cardiothoracic Echo Simulation Faculty
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Faculty

Kimberly Richardson, MD
Regional Anesthesiologist

Robert Rogers, MD
Outpatient Anesthesiology Faculty

Howard Rosner, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Clinical Director, Pain Management
Program Director, Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Pain Specialist

Jennifer Ross, MD
Assistant Program Director, Liver Transplant Fellowship Program
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Faculty
Anesthesia Simulation/OSCE Faculty

Michael Sanchez, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist
Obstetric Anesthesiology Simulation Faculty

Lorraine Sdrales, MD
Anesthesiologist

Bahaman Shamloo, MD
Associate Program Director, Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Program
Anesthesiologist
Pain Specialist
Acute Pain Specialist

Vivek Sharma, MD
Anesthesiologist
Liver Transplant Anesthesia Faculty

David Sisco, MD
Anesthesiologist
Regional Anesthesiologist
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Simulation Faculty

Alejandro Sloninsky, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist

Joseph Stone, MD
Assistant professor of Anesthesiology
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Daniel Sullivan, MD
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist

Steven Sun, MD
Clinical Director, Perioperative Medicine
Anesthesiologist
Perioperative Medicine Faculty

Glen Tan, MD
Clinical Director, Pediatric Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Mary Vijjeswarapu, MD
Associate Program Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship Program
Pain Specialist, Acute Pain Specialist
Pain Medicine Simulation Faculty

Thomas Webb, MD
Anesthesiologist

Robert Wong, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Clinical Director, Congenital Heart Anesthesiology
Director, Medical Student Clerkship
Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist
Anesthesiology Simulation/OSCE Faculty

Stephen Yang, MD
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Jill Yaung, MD
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist

Wade Yoshi, MD
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Roya Yumul, MD, PhD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Program Director/Vice Chair of Academic & Research, Department of Anesthesiology
Program Director, Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship
Director, Anesthesiology Simulation
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Faculty

Taizoon Yusufali, MD
Associate Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program
Anesthesiologist
Critical Care Medicine Specialist
Neuro/Spine Anesthesia Faculty
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Faculty

Alan Zaentz, MD
Clinical Director, Ambulatory Anesthesiology
Anesthesiologist

Mark Zakowski, MD
Clinical Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology
Program Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
Obstetric Anesthesiologist

Vida Zhang, MD
Anesthesiologist
Thoracic Anesthesia Faculty

Manxu Zhao, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Echo Specialist

Laura Zung, MD
Director, Resident Echo Training
Co-Director, Echo Simulation
Associate Program Director, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship Program