Meet The Department

Daniel M. Caruso, MD, FACS
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Attending, Arizona Burn Center

Elizabeth M. N. Ferguson, MD, FACS
Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Attending, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Karole M. Davis, MD
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Attending, Trauma & Critical Care, General Surgery

Lila L. Mirza, BS
General Surgery Residency Program Coordinator

Donna Benavidez, BS
General Surgery Residency Associate Program Coordinator


DIVISION OF BREAST SURGERY

Ian K. Komenaka, MD, FACS - Chief, Breast Surgery
Marcia E. Bouton, PA-C - Breast Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF BURN SURGERY

Kevin N. Foster, MD, MBA, FACS - Chief, Arizona Burn Center
Daniel M. Caruso, MD, FACS - Chairman, Department of Surgery
Marc R. Matthews, MD, FACS - Director, Burn Emergency Services
Michael D. Peck, MD, ScD, FACS - Director, Ambulatory & International Outreach Programs
Ruth B. Rimmer, PhD, CLCP - Psychosocial Care & Research
Paul A. Meyer, PsyD - Clinical Psychologist
Lou Anne Jones, RN, MS, FNP, CCRN - Burn Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician
Brooke Barnes, PA-C - Burn Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician
Steven E. Mouch, PA-C - Burn Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician
Tahsia L. Pest, PA-C - Burn Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician
Darick W. Krause, PA-C - Burn Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF GENERAL SURGERY

Ross F. Goldberg, MD, FACS - Chief of Surgery
James N. Bogert, MD - Attending, Trauma & Critical Care, General Surgery
Karole M. Davis, MD - Attending, Trauma & Critical Care, General Surgery
Paul Del Prado, MD - Attending, General Surgery
Robert M. Dixon, MD, FACS - Attending, General Surgery & Trauma Surgery
Marc R. Matthews, MD, FACS - Director, Burn Emergency Services; Attending, General Surgery
Paola G. Pieri, MD, FACS - Associate Director of Trauma Services; Attending, General Surgery
Sydney J. Vail, MD, FACS - Vice-Chairman, Department of Surgery; Attending, General Surgery


DIVISION OF HAND SURGERY

Paul Zidel, MD, FACS - Chief, Hand Surgery
Scott Swanson, MD - Attending, Hand, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Benjamin Wei, MD - Attending, Hand Surgery


DIVISION OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY

Iman Feiz-Erfan, MD - Chief, Neurological Surgery
Melissa LaTona, PA - Neurosurgery Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY

Randy Oppenheimer, MD, FACS - Chief, Otorhinolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Adam Prawzinsky, MD - Attending, Otorhinolaryngology
Vijaysing A. Vasadia, PA-C - Otolaryngology & Head/Neck Surgery Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY

Ramin Jamshidi, MD - Chief, Pediatric Surgery; Director, Pediatric Trauma Services
Jae-O Bae, MD, FACS - Pediatric Surgery Medical Director, Scottsdale Healthcare - Shea
J. Craig Egan, MD, FACS - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Jason D. Fraser, MD - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Kathy Graziano, MD, FACS - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Leigh C. McGill, MD, FACS, FAAP - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Lisa E. McMahon, MD, FACS, FAAP - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Mark S. Molitor, MD - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
David M. Notrica, MD, FACS, FAAP - Attending, Pediatric Surgery
Dorothy H. Rowe, MD, FACS - Attending, Pediatric Surgery


DIVISION OF PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

Salvatore C. Lettieri, MD, FACS - Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Elizabeth M.N. Ferguson, MD, FACS - Attending, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Scott Swanson, MD - Attending, Hand, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


DIVISION OF THORACIC SURGERY

Adalberto C. Gonzalez, MD, FACS - Chief, Non-Cardiac Thoracic Surgery


DIVISION OF TRAUMA/CRITICAL CARE

Sydney J. Vail, MD, FACS - Chief, Trauma & Surgical Critical Care; Vice-Chairman, Dept of Surgery
Paola G. Pieri, MD, FACS - Co-Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Tammy R. Kopelman, MD, FACS - Co-Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit
James N. Bogert, MD - Attending, Trauma & Critical Care, General Surgery
Karole M. Davis, MD - Attending, Trauma & Critical Care, General Surgery
Meghan M. LeBlanc, PsyD - Neuropsychology
Whitney Howe, PA-C - Trauma Advanced Practice Clinician
Jonathan Peckham, PA-C - Trauma Advanced Practice Clinician
Noelle Rosenkrans, PA-C - Trauma Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF UROLOGY

Kaveh Homayoon, MD, FACS - Chief, Urology
Galaxy Shah, MD - Attending, Urology
Lizbeth Starkey, PA-C - Urology Advanced Practice Clinician


DIVISION OF VASCULAR SURGERY

Adalberto C. Gonzalez, MD, FACS - Interim Chief, Vascular Surgery




Graduation 2012

Graduation 2010

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