Current Residents

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Current Residents 2019-2020

 

Chief Residents – Class of 2021

Garrett Casale, MD
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Medical School: University of Virginia
Hobbies: Working Out, Running, Hiking in Shenandoah, Cheering the Georgia Bulldogs
Harry Bartels, MD
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Medical School: Wake Forest University
Hobbies: Running, Cycling, Ultimate Frisbee

PGY4 Residents – Class of 2022

Delaney Carpenter, MD
Hometown: Harrisburg, PA
Medical School: University of Virginia
Hobbies: Painting, Different arts and crafts like quilting, Snowboarding, Cooking, and Hiking the Blue Ridge
Ian Churnin, MD
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Medical School: University of Texas at San Antonio
Hobbies: Sports, Cooking, Drawing, and Refurbishing Furniture
Caitlin Iorio, MD
Hometown: Lancaster, SC
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Hobbies: Traveling, Painting, Reading, Yoga, Wakeboarding, and Spending time with family and friends

PGY3 Residents – Class of 2023

Annesha Basu, MD
Hometown: Sterling, VA
Medical School: Rush Medical College, Rush University
Hobbies: Hot Yoga, Makeup, Slow Lorises, Flavorful Sparkling Water, and Hip-Hopping
Rachel Jonas, MD
Hometown: Greenville, NC
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Hobbies: Running, Skiing, Spending time with my husband and dog, and hiking
Neil Saez, MD
Hometown: Irvine, CA
Medical School: University of California, Irvine
Hobbies: Grilling, Trail Running, Video Production, Family time with my wife and son

PGY2 Residents – Class of 2024

Simone Barker, MD
Hometown: Aptos, CA
Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Hobbies: Hiking, camping, cooking, skiing, gardening,  interior design, fashion design, and reading.
Hyunseo Jung, MD
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea & Port Washington, NY
Medical School: Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Hobbies:Snowboarding, Tennis, Films/Documentaries, Family time, Travel
Jeffrey Mella, MD
Hometown: Orem, Utah
Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Hobbies: Skiing, wakesurfing, woodworking, trail running, playing guitar, reading, and spending time with family and friends

PGY1 Residents – Class of 2025

Nelson Gruszcsynski, MD
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Medical School:Mayo Clinic Alix SOM
Hobbies: Ice Hockey, Guitar and Singing
Claudia Gutierrez, MD
Hometown: Fredericksburg, VA
Medical School:Mayo Clinic Alix SOM
Hobbies: Salsa Dancing, Traveling and Learning new languages
Christopher Harryman, MD
Hometown: Louisville, KY
Medical School: University of Kentucky
Hobbies: Golf, Basketball, Outdoors, Dogs and Rooting for the Michigan Wolverines