Orthodontics Residents

Name: Alexander Blaseio
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Dental School: University of the Pacific
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because it offers a great clinical experience."

Name: Steve Cagliostro
Hometown: Eastchester, New York
Dental School: Tufts University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation for producing excellent clinical orthodontists and the camaraderie exhibited by the residents."

Name: Rose Katz
Hometown: West Hempstead, New York
Dental School: Stony Brook University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the excellent clinical experience, patient diversity and the close knit family environment of the program."

Name: Jon Petersen
Hometown: Charleston, South Carolina
Dental School: Medical University of South Carolina
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the many opportunities for clinical experience and the great group of residents."

Name: Pooja Rana
Hometown: Parsippany, New Jersey
Dental School: New Jersey Dental School
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the strong clinical experience that the program offers and the close friendships between the residents."

Name: Nick Riccio
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Dental School: University of Pittsburgh
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the reputation for having a strong clinical program and the type of residents you would want to spend time with professionally and personally."

Name: Susan Simpson
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Dental School: University of Oklahoma
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the residents."

Name: Alyssa Stewart - Chief Resident
Hometown: Southbury, Connecticut
Dental School: University of Connecticut
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the incomparable clinical experience that the program provides in order to prepare me for my career."

Name: Lindsay Alimena
Hometown: South Huntington, New York
Dental School: Tufts University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because the faculty and residents provide a great community to learn and the program provides a broad range of opportunities to help patients."

Name: Melanie Baum
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the strong clinical training and the supportive team environment between the residents."

Name: Zachary Hirsch
Hometown: Wellington, Florida
Dental School: Columbia University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the excellent clinical experience offered by the program where we treat a diverse patient population and learn orthodontics in a conducive environment with the help of knowledgeable and reputable faculty."

Name: Douglas Horaist
Hometown: Lafayette, Louisiana
Dental School: LSU School of Dentistry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the vast clinical experience and diversity in faculty treatment philosophies."

Name: Andrew Kelso
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Dental School: Nova Southeastern University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because I knew that the clinical experience offered here would prepare me for a successful career path in orthodontics."

Name: Russell McCracken
Hometown: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Dental School: Medical University of South Carolina
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the diversity of clinical experience you get and the residents are great."

Name: John Walsh
Hometown: Hebron, Connecticut
Dental School: University of Connecticut
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the extensive clinical training and opportunity to work with experienced faculty."

Name: Sandra Yen
Hometown: Upland, California
Dental School: UCLA
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the amazing clinical experience and the strong sense of camaraderie amongst the residents."

Name: Zachary Berman
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the stellar reputation."

Name: Lisa Honig
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the stellar reputation."

Name: Inessa Kandov
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because we get a strong clinical experience and we have a fantastic group of residents."

Name: Pardis Parizadeh
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the stellar reputation."

Name: Diane Piccioni
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the stellar reputation."

Name: Emily Schadt
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation as being one of the top clinical programs in the country."

Name: Blair Sittman
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation as being one of the top clinical programs in the country."

Name: Elliot Zharnitsky
Hometown: n/a
Dental School: n/a
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2018

"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation as being one of the top clinical programs in the country."