Current Residents




Left to Right: Roderick Claybrooks, MD, (Faculty) Sina Rajamand, DO, Chad Claus, DO, Ryan Barrett, DO, (Faculty) Evan Lytle, DO, Ratnesh Mehra, DO, Boyd Richards, DO, (Faculty) Teck Soo, MD, (Faculty) Doris Tong, MD, (Faculty) Daniel Carr, DO, Justin Thomas, DO, Dejan Slavnic, DO, Kenneth D'Andrea, DO (2017), Samon To, DO (2017), Peter Bono, DO (Faculty)

Daniel A. Carr, D.O. (PGY-6)

Hometown: Corning, New York

  • Undergraduate: University of Rochester
  • Medical Education: Lincoln Memorial University-Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Complex spine surgery, neurotrauma, neuro-oncology
  • Recreation: Travel, gardening, quality restaurants, dogs

Ratnesh N. Mehra, D.O. (PGY-6)
Hometown: Washington, D.C.

  • Undergraduate: The George Washington University
  • Medical Education: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Minimally invasive spine, cerebrovascular neurosurgery
  • Recreation: Tennis, television/media production, travel

Sina Rajamand, D.O. (PGY-5)
Hometown: Encino, California

  • Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Medical Education: Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Complex spine, neurosurgery for mental disorders
  • Recreation: Sports, family

Richard Cook, D.O. (PGY-5)
Hometown: Mapleton, Utah

  • Undergraduate: Utah Valley University
  • Medical Education: Touro University Nevada
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Pediatric neurosurgery, international medicine
  • Recreation: Art, snowboarding, soccer

Justin G. Thomas, D.O. (PGY-4)
Hometown: Beverly Hills, Michigan

  • Undergraduate: Michigan State University
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Endovascular and cerebrovascular neurosurgery, minimally invasive spine, spinal deformity, skull base
  • Recreation: Marathon running, cycling, triathlon, equestrian

Troy C. Dawley, D.O. (PGY-4)
Hometown: Flower Mound, Texas

  • Undergraduate: The University of Texas at Tyler
  • Medical Education: The University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Neuro-oncology and endovascular neurosurgery
  • Recreation: Ice hockey, golf, traveling

Dejan Slavnic, D.O. (PGY-3)
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

  • Undergraduate: Northeastern Illinois University
  • Medical Education: Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: General neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, complex spine
  • Recreation: Drawing, reading, exercise, travel  

Evan J. Lytle, D.O. (PGY-3)
Hometown: Tracy, California

  • Undergraduate: Utah State University
  • Medical Education: A.T. Still University
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Pediatric neurosurgery, complex spine
  • Recreation: Running, fishing, hunting, family

Chad F. Claus, D.O. (PGY-2)
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV

  • Undergraduate: University of Nevada
  • Medical Education: Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Complex spine, endovascular
  • Recreation: Brewing beer, golf, baseball

Michael Lawless, D.O. (PGY-2)
Hometown: Warrenton, VA

  • Undergraduate: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
  • Medical Education: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Neurotrauma, spine, global health
  • Recreation: Long distance running, mountain biking, backpacking, ice fishing, hockey, fishing, cooking and traveling

Jacob Jasinski, D.O. (PGY-1)
Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

  • Undergraduate: Florida State University
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interest: Complex spine, neurotrauma
  • Recreation: brewing beer, college football, hanging out family and friends

Robert McCabe, D.O. (PGY-1)
Hometown: Battle Ground, WA

  • Undergraduate: Washington State University
  • Medical Education: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Neurosurgical Interests: Pediatrics and congenital anomolies
  • Recreation: Strength training, nutrition, snowboarding, downhill mountain biking

 

 

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