Post-Residency Placements

Our graduates have promising futures ahead of them. You, too, will be prepared for a productive, fulfilling career after completing our training.

Graduates have pursued positions throughout the U.S. and all over the world. View a selection of our post-residency placements:

  • 2021

    • Ross Cole, MD.

      Ross Cole, MD

      Fellowship: Syracuse University
      Syracuse, NY
      Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery
      Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

    • Andrew Gage, MD.

      James Farrell, MD

      Fellowship:  University of Colorado
      Denver, CO
      Spine Surgery
      Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

    • Andrew Gage, MD.

      Jeffrey Jancuska, MD

      Fellowship:  Harvard School of Medicine/Massachusetts General Hospital
      Boston, MA
      Adult Reconstruction Fellowship
      Medical school: New York University

    • Andrew Gage, MD.

      Jason Smoak, MD

      Fellowship:  University of Kansas
      Kansas City, KS
      Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
      Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

    • Andrew Gage, MD.

      Andrew Stegemann, DO

      Fellowship: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
      Buffalo, NY
      Adult Reconstruction Fellowship
      Medical school: University of New England

  • 2020

    • Corey Clyde, MD.

      Corey Clyde, MD

      Orthopaedic Associates of Lancaster PA
      Lancaster, PA
      Fellowship:  Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
      Philadelphia, PA
      Hand Surgery

    • Andrew Gage, MD.

      Andrew Gage, MD

      UPMC Hamot
      Erie, PA
      Fellowship:  Brown University
      Providence, RI
      Sports Medicine

    • Emmanouil Grigoriou, MD.

      Emmanouil Grigoriou, MD

      Fellowship:  Boston Children's Hospital
      Boston, MA
      Hip Preservation Fellowship
      Fellowship: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
      Dallas, TX
      Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

    • John Matthews, MD.

      John Matthews, MD

      Dignity Health
      Phoenix, AZ
      Fellowship:  Thomas Jefferson University - Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
      Philadelphia, PA
      Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

    • Allyson Zakrzewski, MD.

      Allyson Zakrzewski, MD

      Fellowship:  Cincinnati Children's Hospital
      Cincinnati, OH
      Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
      Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

  • 2019

    • Andrew Baron, MD.

      Andrew Baron, MD

      Henry Ford Health System
      Detroit, MI
      Fellowship: Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center/Thomas Jefferson University/Hand Surgery

    • Alexander Boiwka, MD.

      Alexander Boiwka, MD

      OrthoCarolina 
      Concord, NC
      Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
      Adult Reconstructive

    • Kathleen Boyle, MD.

      Kathleen Boyle, MD

      UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, Inc.
      Hospital for Special Surgery
      New York, N.Y.
      Adult Reconstructive

    • Tyler Miller, MD.

      Tyler Miller, MD

      Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute
      Chesterton, IN
      Fellowship: Loyola University
      Chicago, IL

    • Nicholas Valente, MD.

      Nicholas Valente, MD

      Genesee Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
      Batavia, N.Y.
      Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

  • 2018

    • Richard Ahn, MD.

      Richard Ahn, MD

      Lakewood Regional Medical Center
      Lakewood, Calif.
      Fellowship: Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship

    • Rishi Dave, MD.

      Rishi Dave, MD

      Additional Fellowship: Arthroplasty Fellowship, Newton Wellesley Hospital
      Boston, Mass.
      Foot & Ankle Fellowship, New England Baptist Hospital
      Boston, Mass.

    • Joseph Fox, MD.

      Joseph Fox, MD

      Seattle Children's Hospital
      Seattle, Wash.
      Fellowship: University of Washington, Seattle Children's Hospital, Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship

    • Paul Phillips IV, MD.

      Paul Phillips IV, MD

      LSU Orthopaedics
      New Orleans, LA
      Fellowship: Houston Methodist Hospital, Sports Medicine Fellowship

    • Basel Touban, MD.

      Basel Touban, MD

      Staff Surgeon, Lakland AFB
      San Antonio, TX
      Medical school: New York Medical College

  • 2017

    • Charles Gordon, Jr., MD.

      Charles Gordon Jr., MD

      Baldwin Bone & Joint
      Daphne, Ala.
      Fellowship: University of Maryland, Spine Surgery Fellowship

    • Allison Hoy, MD.

      Allison Hoy, MD

      UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
      Buffalo, NY
      Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Pediatric Fellowship

    • Tyler Kent, MD.

      Tyler Kent, MD

      Western Washington Medical Group
      Everett, Wash.
      Fellowship: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Hand Fellowship

    • Victor Marwin, MD.

      Victor Marwin, MD

      Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon, Naval Hospital Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune
      Camp Lejeune, NC

    • Edward Schleyer, MD.

      Edward Schleyer, MD

      Sports Fellowship, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
      Buffalo, NY
      Fellowship: Children's Hospital (Boston) Program, Pediatric Sports Medicine Fellowship

  • 2016

    • Matthew Binkley, MD
      UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
      Buffalo, N.Y.
      Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Medicine, Shoulder Fellowship

    • Matthew Brown, MD
      Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
      Sacramento, Calif.
      Fellowship: Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California and UC Davis, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship

    • Timothy Bryan, MD
      Southeastern Spine Institute and Ambulatory Surgery Center
      Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
      Fellowship: Washington University Orthopedics, Spine Surgery Fellowship 

    • Samir Nayyar, MD
      Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Institute
      Victorville, Calif.
      Fellowship: NYU Langone Health, Adult Reconstructive

    • Christopher Urband, MD
      Torrey Pines Orthopaedic Medical Group
      La Jolla, Calif.
      Fellowship: TRIA Orthopaedic Center, Sports Medicine & Shoulder Fellowship

  • 2015

    • Evgeny Dyskin, MD, PhD
      UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
      Buffalo, N.Y.
      Fellowship: University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital/ University of Minnesota Orthopaedic Trauma

    • Joseph Kuechle, MD, PhD
      UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
      Buffalo, N.Y.
      Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship

    • Karl S. Kuwik, MD
      Youngstown Orthopaedic Associates
      Canton, Ohio
      Fellowship: Lenox Hill Hospital, Joint Preservation and Adult Reconstruction Fellowship

    • Michael P. Miladore, MD
      Youngstown Orthopaedic Associates
      Canton, Ohio
      Fellowship: University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Hand Surgery

    • Scott Nodzo, MD
      United States Air Force

  • 2014

    • Jacob Budny, DO
      G2 Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
      Richmond, Va.
      Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, Adult Reconstruction Fellowship

    • Susan Daoust, MD
      Offutt Air Force Base
      Omaha, Neb.

    • David Feiner, MD
      Sports Medicine Institute
      Claremont, Fla.
      Fellowship: Integris Baptist Medical Center, Hand Surgery Fellowship

    • Lindsey Hagstrom, MD
      San Diego Hand Specialists
      San Diego, Calif.
      Fellowship: The Hand Center of San Antonio, The Fellowship

    • Lars Qvick, MD
      St. Mary’s Health System
      Lewiston, Maine
      Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, Hand Fellowship

  • 2013

    Donald Hohman Jr., MD
    Texas Orthopaedic Associates
    Dallas, Texas
    Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Joint Arthroscopy Fellowship

    Elizabeth Plocher, MD
    Sports and Orthopaedic Specialists
    Minneapolis, Minn.
    Fellowship: Tufts Medical Center, Hand Surgery Fellowship

    Kory Reed, MD
    Excelsior Orthopaedics
    Amherst, N.Y.
    Fellowship: University at Buffalo Jacobs School of  Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Hand Surgery Fellowship

    John West, MD
    Harrison Medical Center
    Silverdale, Wash.
    Fellowship: MercyHealth Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopedics Center, Sports Medicine Fellowship

    Nikola Zivaljevic, MD

    Lankford Hand Surgery
    Dallas, Texas
    Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship

    2012

    Daniel Barba, MD
    Arch Health Partners
    Escondido, Calif.
    Fellowship: San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders Scripps Green Hospital, Spine Fellowship Program

    Leslie Donnelly, MD
    Wilmington Health
    Wilmington, N.C.
    Fellowship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship 

    David Privitera, MD
    Rochester Regional Health System
    Rochester, N.Y.
    Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Sports Medicine Fellowship 

    Ryan Wilkins, MD
    Excelsior Orthopaedics
    Amherst, N.Y.
    Fellowship: University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship

    2011

    Harvinder Bedi, MD
    The CORE Institute
    Phoenix, Ariz.
    Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Spinal Surgery Fellowship  

    Glen Gaebe, MD
    UMass Memorial Medical Center at Milford
    Milford, Mass.
    Fellowship: Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Nemours Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Clinical Fellowship

    Joshua Jones, MD
    UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Hand Surgery Fellowship

    Glen Rudolph, MD
    Marshfield Clinic Rice Lake Center
    Rice Lake, Wis.
    Fellowship: Baylor University - The Carrell Clinic, Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship

    2010

    Jesse Affonso, MD
    Cape Cod Orthopaedics
    Hyannis, Mass.
    Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Medicine, Shoulder Fellowship

    Lindsey Clark, MD
    UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Fellowship

    Jennifer Gurske DePerio, MD
    UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Foot and Ankle Fellowship

    Leslie Manohar, MD
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Urbana, Ill.
    Naval Hospital Orthopedic and Podiatry Clinic
    Jacksonville, Fla.

    2009

    Thomas Duquin, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Upper Extremities Fellowship

    Jaime Hernandez, MD
    Southern California Orthopedic Institute
    Van Nuys, Calif.
    Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Total Joint Arthroplasty Fellowship

    Patrick Hlubik, MD
    Northtowns Orthopaedics
    Buffalo, N.Y.

    Sridhar Rachala, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Adult Lower Extremity Reconstruction Surgery Fellowship

    2008

    Dov Bader, MD
    Penn State Hershey Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
    Hershey, Pa.
    Fellowship: UC San Diego School of Medicine, Sports Medicine Fellowship

    Jeremy Doak, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship

    Zair Fishkin, MD, PhD
    Pinnacle Orthopedics and Spine Specialists
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Hospital for Joint Diseases, Adult and Pediatric Spine Fellowship

    Jeffrey Knight, MD
    Hope Orthopedics
    Salem, Ore.
    Fellowship: The Hand Center of San Antonio, Hand and Microvascular Surgery Fellowship

    2007

    Jed Axelrod, MD
    Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    Atlanta, Ga.
    Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Atlanta, Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship Program

    Christopher Mutty, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y
    Fellowship: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Trauma Fellowship

    Matthew Vance, MD
    Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    San Diego, Calif.
    Fellowship: Boston Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship

    Laura White, MD
    The Center for Bone and Joint Surgery
    West Palm Beach, Fla.
    Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, Hand Fellowship

    2006

    Geoffrey Bernas, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: University of Michigan, Sports Medicine Fellowship

    Vinod Dasa, MD
    LSU Health Sciences Center
    New Orleans, La.
    Fellowship: Insall Scott Kelly Institute, Adult Reconstruction and Sports Medicine Fellowship

    Michael Rauh, MD
    UB Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic, Orthopaedics Sports Medicine Fellowship  

    K. Blair Sampson, MD
    Kadlec Clinic
    Richland, Wash.
    Fellowship: Wake Forest School of Medicine, Hand Fellowship
    Fellowship: Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Sports Medicine Fellowship