Pediatric Dentistry Residents

Name: Shawn Francis II
Hometown: Coram, New York
Dental School: Columbia University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the supportive environment and great clinical experience."

Name: Yelizabeta Gegina
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
Dental School: University of Buffalo
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its great reputation and my co-residents."

Name: Candace Lee
Hometown: Newport Beach, California
Dental School: NYU
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because it is a strong program with amazing and supportive attendings, staff and residents!"

Name: Wooram Lee
Hometown: Panama City, Panama
Dental School: UCLA
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because the diverse group of residents and the fast paced clinical environment."

Name: Mallory Marquie
Hometown: Kankakee, Illinois
Dental School: University of Illinois at Chicago
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the strong sense of community in the program and the opportunity to rotate through multiple clinics in the Bronx."

Name: Jessica Mattern
Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
Dental School: Creighton University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its excellent clinical reputation and amazing faculty and residents."

Name: Fransheska Ovalles
Hometown: Dominican Republic
Dental School: Boston University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because I loved the sense of community of the Monte family and I wanted to be somewhere where everyone helps each other learn."

Name: Rajvi Shah
Hometown: East Windsor, New Jersey
Dental School: Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the amazing experience I had during my externship there."

Name: Safiya Smith
Hometown: Miami, Florida
Dental School: Columbia University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the awesome attendings, great co-residents, supportive staff and excellent clinical experience."

Name: Jason Tesoriero
Hometown: Staten Island, New York
Dental School: NYU College of Dentistry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2016


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because Montefiore will allow me to gain the clinical and academic experience I need to be a successful pediatric dentist."

 

Name: Mehdi Dowlaty
Hometown: Iran
Dental School: New York University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the great clinical experience and reputation and also great staff and residents."

Name: Mark Hermano
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Dental School: Columbia Universtry
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because, in addition to clinical strength, it had the most collaborative and supportive program culture I saw. Our attendings, residents and staff are a true team. We work hard but spend much of our days laughing and smiling with each other. It is a great learning environment and we are lucky to treat a wonderful community of children in New York City."

Name: Jessica Kenemuth
Hometown: Erie, Pennsylvania
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its strong reputation, warm and welcoming environment and abundance of clinical experience with excellent attendings."

Name: Carter Le
Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Dental School: UCLA
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its strong clinical reputation, friendly residents and warm and welcoming attendings."

Name: Nancy Li
Hometown: Bangkok, Thailand
Dental School: Harvard University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its stellar clinical reputation and the friendliness of the attendings and residents."

Name: Samantha Nolte
Hometown: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Dental School: University of Montreal
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the great clinical experience I would gain in a friendly and positive environment."

Name: Amy Patel
Hometown: Secaucus, New Jersey
Dental School: University of Pennsylvania
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of the dedicated attendings, the strong sense of community among the residents and the overall commitment to serving the diverse Bronx patient populations."

Name: Mary Sayegh
Hometown: Yonkers, New York
Dental School: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its reputation of clinical excellence and community involvement."

Name: Robert Sonn
Hometown: New York
Dental School: Stony Brook University
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because I love the Bronx!"

Name: Chelsea Wong
Hometown: Sunnyvale, California
Dental School: University of California, San Francisco
Year of Anticipated Graduation: 2017


"I chose Montefiore for my residency because of its well-rounded clinical training, friendly and supportive attendings and residents and diverse patient population."