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Faculty - General Surgery at MedStar Georgetown

Administration

Johnson  

Lynt B. Johnson, MD, MBA

Robert J. Coffey Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Director, Hepatobiliary Surgery

Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: New England Deaconess Hospital, Transplant Hepatobiliary Surgery
 
willey  

Shawna C. Willey, MD (View video profile YouTube_Small_ProfileVideos.jpg)

Associate Professor
Director of the MedStar Regional Breast Surgery Program
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery

Medical School: University of Iowa
Residency:  George Washington University Medical Center

 

Division of Breast Surgery

Oppong  

Bridget Oppong, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Breast Surgery

Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Residency:  University of Rochester
Fellowship:  Breast Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


 
Tousimis  

Eleni Tousimis, MD (View video profile YouTube_Small_ProfileVideos.jpg)

Chief, Division of Breast Surgery
Director, Ourisman Breast Center

Medical School: Albany Medical College
Residency: Guthrie Clinic
Fellowship: Breast Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
International Fellowship:  European Institute of Oncology, Department of Surgery, Milan, Italy
 
Wehner  

Patricia Wehner, MD

Attending Surgeon

Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: MedStar Washington Hospital Center, General Surgery
Fellowship: University of Southern California, Surgical Breast Oncology


 
willey  

Shawna C. Willey, MD (View video profile YouTube_Small_ProfileVideos.jpg)

Associate Professor
Director of the MedStar Regional Breast Surgery Program
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery

Medical School: University of Iowa
Residency:  George Washington University Medical Center

 

Division of General Surgery

willey  

Shawna C. Willey, MD (View video profile YouTube_Small_ProfileVideos.jpg)

Associate Professor
Director of the MedStar Regional Breast Surgery Program
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery

Medical School: University of Iowa
Residency:  George Washington University Medical Center

 
Bayasi  

Mohammed Bayasi, MD

Attending Surgeon

Medical School: University of Damascus, Syria
Residency:  University of Texas Medical Branch
Fellowship: University of Louisville (Colon and Rectal Surgery)

 
Bhanot  

Parag Bhanot, MD, FACS

Director, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Comprehensive Hernia Center
Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery

Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Cincinnati Medical Center Northwestern University – Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

 
Boyle  

Lisa M. Boyle, MD, FACS

Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency:  Harvard University School of Medicine, Beth Israel Hospital


 
Chudzinski  

Allen Chudzinski, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery

Medical School: Wright State University School of Medicine
Internship: St. Vincent’s Medical Center Manhattan, New York Medical College
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School,
Fellowship: Washington Hospital Center, Colorectal Surgery

 
Evangelista  

Rebecca S. Evangelista, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Clerkship Director

Medical School: State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse
Residency: George Washington University
Fellowship: University of Virginia – Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery


 
Evans  

Stephen R. T. Evans, MD

Executive Vice-President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, MedStar Health
Professor of Surgery

Medical School: University of South Florida College of Medicine
Residency:  Boston Hospital for Women – Division of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (specialty in Obstetrics and Gynecology): Georgetown University Medical Center (specialty in Surgery)
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School - Clinical Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynecology; Brigham and Women’s Hospital - Fellow in Endocrinology
Research Fellowship: Georgetown University Medical Center
 
Fitzgibbons  

Shimae Fitzgibbons, MD, MEd

Attending Surgeon in Acute Care

Medical School:  Brown University School of Medicine
Residency:  Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Graduate School:  Harvard Graduate School of Education


 
Holt  

Richard Holt, MD, MPH

Professor of Surgery, Assistant Clerkship Director

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency: Georgetown University General Surgery Residency



 
Jackson  

Patrick Jackson, MD

Chief, Gastrointestinal Surgery
Associate Residency Program Director

Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital; specialty in General Surgery
Research: George Washington University Medical Center; specialty in Surgery Junior Attending/Super Chief: Massachusetts General Hospital; specialty in Advanced Laproscopic Surgery
 

Division of Pediatric Surgery

Chahine  

A. Alfred Chahine, MD

Clinical Faculty and Chief, Division of Pediatric General Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program
Attending Physician, Children’s National Medical Center, Department of Surgery

Medical School: Saint Louis University 1989
Internship: Vanderbilt University, 1990
Residency: Vanderbilt University, 1996
Fellowship: Emory University/Egelston Children’s Hospital, 1998
 
Al-Refaie  

Waddah Al-Refaie, MD, FACS

Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery,
Surgeon in Chief of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director of MedStar Georgetown Surgical Outcomes Research Center

Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Internship: Al-Amiri Hospital, Kuwait – General Surgery
Residency: University of California at San Diego – General Surgery
Fellowship: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center – Surgical Oncology
 
Johnson  

Lynt B. Johnson, MD, MBA

Robert J. Coffey Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Director, Hepatobiliary Surgery

Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: New England Deaconess Hospital, Transplant Hepatobiliary Surgery
 

Division of Thoracic Surgery

margolis  

Marc Margolis, MD

Attending Surgeon

Medical School: University of Cape Town Medical School
Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital – General Surgery Residency; New York Methodist Hospital – General Surgery Residency Fellowship: George Washington University Medical Center – Cardiothoracic Surgery
 
Marshall  

M. Blair Marshall, MD

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency:  Georgetown University Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship:  Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


 

Division of Vascular Surgery

Akbari  

Cameron Akbari, MD, MBA, FACS

Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Internship: University of Connecticut Health Center
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


 
Shin  

Susanna H. Shin, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery

Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian, Surgery/Vascular Surgery


 

Transplant Institute

Cooper  

Matthew Cooper, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery,
Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

 
Desai  

Chirag S. Desai, MD

Attending Physician

Medical School: Seth G.S. Medical College/King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Mumbai, India
Residency: Seth G.S. Medical College/King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Mumbia, India
Fellowship: Liver, Intestine and Kidney Transplant Fellowship – MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
 
Girlanda  

Raffaele Girlanda, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School: University of Verona (Italy)
Residency: University of Verona; specialty in General Surgery
Fellowship: King’s College London (UK) - Fellowship in Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery; National Institutes of Health - Fellowship in Transplant Immunology; Georgetown University Medical Center - Fellowship in Abdominal Transplant Surgery\
 
Island  

Eddie R. Island, MD

Associate Director, Pediatric Transplantation, Transplant and Hepatology Surgeon,
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine
Residency: University of California San Francisco-East Bay, Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Fellowship: Lahey Clinic, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation
2nd Fellowship: Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
 
matsumoto  

Cal Matsumoto, MD

Assistant Professor, MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute
Director, Small Bowel Transplantation
Director, Center for Intestinal Care and Transplant

Medical School: Medical College of Virginia
Residency:  Tripler Medical Center
Fellowship:  Mount Sinai Medical Center, Abdominal Organ Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
 
Verbesey  

Jennifer E. Verbesey, MD

Assistant Professor, MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute

Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency:  Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Fellowship: Transplant Surgery, Lahey Clinic Medical Center