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Department of Surgery

Department of Surgery

Current Vascular Surgery Fellows


Michael Hong, M.D. 

Michael S. Hong, M.D.
2014–2016 Clinical Fellow

M.D. 2007 University of Michigan Medical School
B.A. 2003 UCLA

Blake Hamby, M.D.

Blake Hamby, M.D.
2015–2017 Fellow

M.D. 2008 Saint Louis University School of Medicine
B.S. 2004 University of Nebraska

Tim Stansfield, MBChB, MSc, FRCS

Tim Stansfield, M.B.Ch.B., M.Sc., F.R.C.S.
2015–2016 International fellow (endovascular surgery and trauma)

M.B.Ch.B.  2001 University of Aberdeen
M.Sc. 2012 University of Swansea
F.R.C.S. 2014 RCS (Royal College) Edinburg

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
M.A.S. 2011 Clinical and Translational Research–UC Davis
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

Samantha Neureuther, M.D.

Samantha Neureuther, M.D.
2014–2018 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2013 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
M.S. 2006 Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology Focus, Cornell University
B.S. 2005 Chemical Engineering Cornell 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

Mimmie Kwong, M.D.

Mimmie Kwong, M.D.
2014–2019 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2014 John Hopkins University School of Medicine
B.A.  2010 Harvard University

Andrew Wishy, D.O.

Andrew Wishy, D.O.
2014–2020 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2014 Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
B.S.  2010 University of Missouri, Kansas City

 Cole Nishikawa, M.D.

Cole Nishikawa, M.D.
2015–2020 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2015 University of Hawaii
B.A. 2010 University of Hawaii 

 Connor Caples, M.D.

Connor Caples, M.D.
2015–2021 Vascular Surgery Resident

M.D. 2015 Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)
B.S. 2008 United States Air Force Academy 

 

UC Davis Vascular Surgery Graduates


LeAnn Chavez, M.D. LeAnn Chavez, M.D.
2012-2014 Vascular Surgery Fellow

News: First vascular fellow aims to help her community

 

Nhanvu Nguyen, M.D. Nhanvu Nguyen, M.D.
2013-2015 Clinical Fellow
Christopher M. Lamb, MRCS

Christopher M. Lamb, M.R.C.S.
2014-2015 International fellow (endovascular surgery and trauma)