Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residents

Name: Genevieve Boivin
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Dental School: University of Montreal
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the high standard of care and the positive learning environment.”

Name: Jennifer Jones
Hometown: Charleston, South Carolina
Dental School: Medical University of South Carolina
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its strong reputation for outstanding surgical training and experience, as well as its dedication to patient care in the surrounding community.”

Name: Pavol Porazik
Hometown: Kosice, Slovakia
Dental School: University of California – San Francisco
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation for excellence and comprehensive surgical and didactic program.”

Name: Anna Scharfen
Hometown: McLean, Virginia
Dental School: UCLA School of Dentistry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because I liked the leadership shown by the attendings and residents and thought that it fits my professional goals best."

Name: Justin Zimmer
Hometown: Melville, New York
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its outstanding surgical training and strong focus on educating its residents.”

Name: Travis Johnson
Hometown: Walker, Minnesota
Dental School: University of Minnesota
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2019

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its strong reputation in training skills and well-rounded oral surgeons.”

Name: Jean Kim
Hometown: New York, New York
Dental School: Columbia University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2019

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its strong reputation including dedication to the surrounding community and the scope of cases and experiences one encounters to facilitate  becoming a successful oral surgeon.”

Name: Julia McKay
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dental School: Univerisity of Toronto
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2019

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the unique training environment which allows for exposure to a diverse patient population with broad health care needs as well as the opportunities for clinical research.”

Name: Chintal Patel
Hometown: Ahmedabad, India
Dental School: NYU School of Dentistry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2019

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation of excellent clinical and didactic training in a positive learning atmosphere.”

Name: Adam Samji
Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Dental School: University of British Columbia
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2019

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its excellent reputation for didactics as well as clinical skills and to work with a diverse patient population.”

Name: Joel Ayon
Hometown: Mesa, Arizona
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2020

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because its dedication of producing well-rounded surgeons, exposed to the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery.”

Name: Ashley Coffey
Hometown: Rhinebeck, New York
Dental School: Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2020

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the diverse clinical exposure, quality of training and dedication of the faculty and team of residents.”

Name: Robert Hanna
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Dental School: University of Southern California
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2020

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because it offers excellent training in a focused scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery that best suits my professional goals.”

Name: Choo-Soon Kua
Hometown: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Dental School: University of Western Ontario
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2020

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its dedication to patient care and education.”

Name: Brittany Martin
Hometown: Miami, Florida
Dental School: Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2020

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the diverse teaching techniques and its reputation for producing excellent oral and maxillofacial surgeons.”

Name: Claire Leewing
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dental School: University of Southern California
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2021

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because it offers a challenging curriculum that combines unparalleled surgical and didactic training.”

Name: Vincent Nguyen-Cao
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2021

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the high standard of patient care and comprehensive resident training that I will utilize throughout my career.”

Name: Stefan Schneider
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, CA
Dental School: New York University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2021

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because the scope and location of Montefiore is unmatched by any other program.”

Name: Alexander Sonesson
Hometown: Svedala, Sweden
Dental School: Oregon Health and Science University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2021

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its excellent and comprehensive surgical training which is best suited to prepare me for my professional career.”

Name: Ryan Sterk
Hometown: Albuquerque, NM
Dental School: University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2021

“I chose Montefiore for my residency so I could receive the best surgical training at a dynamic, forward-thinking, and challenging program.”

Name: Jeffrey Delgadillo (OMFS Fellow)
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Dental School: University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the longstanding history of excellence in treatment of the diverse and underserved patient population of the Bronx and training in full scope Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.”

Name: Eric Kelly (OMFS Fellow)
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Dental School: East Carolina University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the amazing combination of clinical experience and didactic education offered by the Montefiore Program.”

Name: Roger Lau (OMFS Fellow)
Hometown: San Leandro, CA
Dental School: UCLA
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation for excellent private practice training.”

Name: Michael Spatafora (OMFS Fellow)
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dental School: University of Toronto
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation for excellent clinical and didactic training that I felt would both challenge me and help me towards my career goals.”

Name: Austin Wilson (OMFS Fellow)
Hometown: Jackson, AL
Dental School: University of Alabama School of Dentistry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

“I chose Montefiore for my residency because the wide range of diverse cases, the varied patient population and the amazing location.”