Residents

Current Residents

PGY-5 Residents
Tonya An, MD

Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Washington University in St. Louis
Hometown: Grand Rapids, MI
Areas of Interest: Hand & Upper Extremity, Foot & Ankle Surgery

Phillip Behrens, MD

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Southern Indiana
Hometown: Newburgh, IN
Areas of Interest: Joint Reconstruction, Spine, Trauma

Samuel Stephenson, MD

Medical School: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Undergraduate: University of Cambridge, UK
Hometown: Newtown, CT
Areas of Interest: Trauma, Joint Reconstruction

PGY-4 Residents
Christopher Johnson, MD

Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Colorado at Boulder
Hometown: Denver, CO
Areas of Interest: Trauma, Joint Reconstruction, Spine

Ali Noorzad, MD

Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Undergraduate: George Mason University
Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ
Areas of Interest: Trauma, Joint Reconstruction, Hand & Upper Extremity, Sports Medicine, Spine

Landon Polakof, MD

Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Washington University in St. Louis
Hometown: Cleveland, OH
Areas of Interest: Joint Reconstruction, Trauma, Sports Medicine

Stephen Stephan, MD

Medical School: Drexel University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: San Diego State University 
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Areas of Interest: Spine, Hand & Upper Extremity, Trauma

Michael Sun, MD

Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Areas of Interest: Hand & Upper Extremity, Adult Joint Reconstruction

PGY-3 Residents
Michael Eng, MD

Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego 
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
Areas of Interest: Spine, Trauma, Joint Reconstruction, Sports Medicine

Lee Haruno, MD

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame 
Hometown: Mililani, HI
Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, Trauma, Sports Medicine, Hand & Upper Extremity

Ian Schroeder, MD

Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine 
Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara 
Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA
Areas of Interest: Joint Reconstruction, Trauma, Sports Medicine

Juntian "Johnny" Wang, MD

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles 
Hometown: Hefei, Anhui Province, China
Areas of Interest: Sports Medicine, Hand & Upper Extremity, Trauma, Pediatrics

PGY-2 Residents
Connor Byrne, MD

Medical School: University of California, Irvine SoM
Undergraduate: University of California Berkeley 
Hometown: Orinda, CA

Jonathan Garfinkel, MD

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Hometown: Larchmont, NY

Evan Nigh, MD

Medical School: University of Miami Leonard M. Miller SoM
Undergraduate: Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, CA
Hometown: Billings, MT

Zachary Rockov, MD

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Arizona 
Hometown: Tucson, AZ

PGY-1 Residents
Ryan Finkel, MD

Medical School: New York Medical College
Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University 
Hometown: Oradell, NJ

Lukas Foster, MD

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Colorado State University 
Hometown: Valencia, CA

Harin Parikh, MD

Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine
Undergraduate: UCLA 
Hometown: Elk Grove, CA

Adam Wright-Chisem, MD

Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Undergraduate: Morehouse College 
Hometown: Chicago, Il

Current Fellow

Michael Nzeogu,MD
Joint Reconstruction & Preservation Fellowship
Edward Haupt, MD
Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Fellowship
Maxim Danilevich, MD
Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship
Tennyson Block, MD
Orthopaedic Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship
George Hanna, MD
Orthopaedic Spine Fellowship
Andrew Trontis, MD
Orthopaedic Spine Fellowship
Alumni Residents

Have Questions or Need Help?

Contact us if you have questions or would like to learn more about the Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program at Cedars-Sinai.

Stacey Wilson, C-TAGME - Stacey.Wilson3@cshs.org
Orthopaedic Surgery Program Manager
Cedars-Sinai Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Lorin Williams - Lorin.Williams@cshs.org
Orthopaedic Surgery Program Coordinator

Fax: 310-861-1111