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Anesthesiology Residency Graduates

In the last five years, our graduates have accepted positions as anesthesiologists throughout the U.S. Some have gone on to fellowship programs at institutions such as, Yale, Cleveland Clinic and, right here at Baystate.

We invite you to learn more about our recent graduates.

2015 Graduates

Joseph Andre, MD

Medical School: Universitd D'etat D'haiti Faculte De Medecine
Post-Graduate Position: Springfield Anesthesia Service, Springfield, MA

Taras Grosh, MD

Medical School: St. George's University
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Shaconda Junious, MD

Medical School: SUNY Downstate/Brooklyn College Of Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship, Duke University, Durham, NC

Daniel Robinson, DO

Medical School: A.T. Still University Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Central Anesthesia Service, Grand Rapids, MI

2014 Graduates

Adam Adler, MD

Medical School:Technion Israel Institute of Technology Israel
Post-Graduate Position: Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Aimen Houni, MD

Medical School:Al-Arab University, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, ME

Vanita Jain, DO

Medical School:New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Biddeford, ME
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Springfield Anesthesia Service, Inc., Springfield, MA

Danny Joseph, MD

Medical School:Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston Texas

Pranjali Kainkaryam, MD

Medical School:M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Hartford Anesthesiology Associates, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

Lorraine Kerchum, DO

Medical School:Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, North Pinellas Anesthesia Associates, Clearwater/Tampa, FL

Todd Payne, DO

Medical School:Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Springfield Anesthesia Service, Inc., Springfield, MA

Mehul Shah, DO

Medical School:Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University Scho9ol of Medicine, Springfield, MA

Sarah Smith, DO

Medical School:University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, ME

2013 Graduates

Abistanand Ankam, MD

Medical School: Guntur Medical College
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship,Baystate Medical Center,Springfield, MA

Naga Boyapati, MD

Medical School: Sri Siddhartha Medical College
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, UMASS Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA

Matthew Harris, DO

Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Lakes Region General Hospital, Laconia NH

Praneeth Madabhushi, MD

Medical School: Mamata Medical College
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Guthrie Clinic, Sayre, PA

Natalie Maida, DO

Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Western Pennsylvania Anesthesia Associates, Greensburg, PA

Nandakumar Ponnusamy, MD

Medical School: PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Praveen Prasanna, MD

Medical School: Medical College Thiruvananthapuram
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital, Richmond, VA

Ammar Yamani, MD

Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Post-Graduate Position: Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

2012 Graduates

Ghassan Aljafar, MD

Medical School: King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Springfield Anesthesia Service, Inc, Springfield, MA

Juichung Jesse Hung, MD

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Eric Jenkins, MD

Medical School: Texas A & M University College of Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

Ryan Joyce, MD

Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Springfield Anesthesia Service, Inc, Springfield, MA

Jared Riehl, DO

Medical School: Lake Erie Osteopathic School of Medicine, Erie, PA
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Meadville Medical Center, Meadville, PA

Anna Slomkowska, MD

Medical School: Akedemia Medyczna, Gdank, Poland
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, New Britain General Hospital, New Britain, CT

Aaron Summers, MD

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Post-Graduate Position: Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA

2011 Graduates

Hani Al-najjar, MD

Medical School: King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia
Post-Graduate Position: Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Sailaja Alapati, MD

Medical School: Guntur Medical College, India
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

Shawn Campbell, MD

Medical School: Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NH

Daniel Hseuh, MD

Medical School: State University of New York at Syracuse College of Medicine, Syracuse, NY
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Milford Anesthesia, Manchester, CT

Ashish Malik, MD

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Post-Graduate Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Maureen McNeely, MD

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Post-Graduate Position: Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Deevia Patel, MD

Medical School: United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St. Thomas, UK
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Daniel Richman, MD

Medical School: Sackler School of Medicine, New York State American Branch, Israel
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Springfield Anesthesia Service, Inc, Springfield, MA

Adam Snavely, MD

Medical School: Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Rushton Zepernick, DO

Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ
Post-Graduate Position: Staff Anesthesiologist, Milford Anesthesia, Manchester, CT