Evan Hughes, MD
  • Hometown: North Potomac, MD

  • Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University

  • College: Emory University

  • Professional Interests: Facial Plastic Surgery, Otology

  • Personal Interests: Golf, music, cooking, snowboarding, scuba diving

Kelsey Lacourrege, MD MPH
  • Hometown: New Orleans, LA

  • Medical School: Louisiana State University

  • College: Tulane University

  • Professional Interests: Comprehensive otolaryngology

  • Personal Interests: Knitting, sewing, ice and roller skating, baking, cooking, hiking, reading, crafting, German and Austrian language/history/culture, jigsaw puzzles

Samantha Terhaar, MD
  • Hometown: Olean, NY

  • Medical School: George Washington University

  • College: St Bonaventure University

  • Professional Interests: Comprehensive Otolaryngology

  • Personal Interests: National Parks, hiking, camping, baking, cooking, and alpacas


Tazheh Kavoosi, MD
  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ

  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati

  • College: University of Arizona

  • Professional Interests: Medical Education

  • Personal Interests: Weightlifting, gardening, game nights, country swing dancing, outdoor activities, proud cat mom

Dhruv Patel, MD
  • Hometown: Saugerties, NY

  • Medical School: Albany Medical College

  • College: SUNY Albany

  • Professional Interests: Pediatric, Facial Plastic Reconstructive surgery

  • Personal Interests: Food, hiking, snowboarding, baseball, football

Josh Sen, MD
  • Hometown: Great Falls, VA

  • Medical School: SUNY Syracuse

  • College: University of Virginia

  • Professional Interests: Undecided

  • Personal Interests: climbing, guitar, singing, soccer, cooking, going out to eat!


Rachel Kearl, DO MS
  • Hometown:

  • Medical School: Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • College: Utah Valley University

  • Professional Interests: Undecided

  • Personal Interests: 

Jacob Mesches, MD MS
  • Hometown:

  • Medical School: Upstate Medical University, Syracuse

  • College: University of South Carolina

  • Professional Interests: Undecided

  • Personal Interests: 

Michael Tao, MD
  • Hometown: Ann Arbor, MI

  • Medical School: University of Wisconsin

  • College: Johns Hopkins University

  • Professional Interests: Undecided

  • Personal Interests: Nature, Food, EDM Music & Concerts, Gaming, Clouds


Neal Deot, MD
  • Hometown: San Jose, CA

  • Medical School: Tulane University

  • College: UCLA

  • Professional Interests: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Personal Interests: Birding, The Sports, music

Emlyn Diakow, MD MS
  • Hometown: Port Washington, NY

  • Medical School: Dartmouth

  • College: Cornell University

  • Professional Interests: Otology, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Craniofacial Reconstruction

  • Personal Interests: Skiing, Soccer, Art, The West Wing, The Great New York State Fair

Amanda Gemmiti, MD
  • Hometown: Duanesburg, NY

  • Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University

  • College: Siena College

  • Professional Interests: Undecided

  • Personal Interests: Hiking, skiing, baking

Chief Residents

Current Residents - Rohan Patel
Rohan Patel, MD
  • Hometown: New Haven, CT

  • Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
  • College: University of Delaware

  • Professional Interests: Otology-Neurotology

  • Personal Interests: Tennis, snowboarding, sci-fi/horror

Current Residents - Jason Audlin
Jason Audlin, MD
  • Hometown: Oswego, NY
  • Medical School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • College: U of Rochester

  • Professional Interests: Otology-Neurotology

  • Personal Interests: Basketball, football, golf, running, movies, TV, cooking

Current Residents - Ryan Waczak
Ryan Walczak, MD
  • Hometown: Newark , OH

  • Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
  • College: Miami U (OH)

  • Professional Interests: Otology

  • Personal Interests: Golf, swimming, hockey, football, cooking, euchre, Pittsburgh Steelers/Penguins

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