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Department of Surgery

Department of Surgery

Current Vascular Surgery Fellows


LeAnn Chavez, M.D.

LeAnn Chavez, M.D.
2012-2014 Clinical Fellow

General Surgery 2010 University of Arizona
M.D. 2005 University of New Mexico School of Medicine
B.S. 2000 Biology; Minor, Communications, University of New Mexico

  • Prior to fellowship, Dr. Chavez practiced general surgery at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Her interests include improving health care in remote or rural areas, including providing access to subspecialty or tertiary care.
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Nhanvu Nguyen
2013-2015 Clinical Fellow

M.D. 2008 Temple University School of Medicine
B.S. 2004 University of California, Riverside

 

Current Vascular Surgery Residents


Melissa Loja, M.D.

Melissa Loja, M.D.
2012-2017 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2012 University of California, Davis School of Medicine
B.S. 2007 Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis

Jason T. Nieves, M.D.

Jason T. Nieves, M.D.
2012-2017 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2012 Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences
B.A. 2005 Psychology, Saint Martin's University

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Heather Early, M.D.
2013-2018 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2013 Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
B.S. 2007 Biomedical Science, Texas A&M University

Meryl Simon, M.D.

Meryl Simon, M.D.
2013-2018 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2013 Drexel University College of Medicine
B.S. 2009 Muhlenberg College