Our Fellows

The roster of Columbia Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine fellowship alumni includes department chairs, hospital presidents, fellowship directors, and pioneering leaders in the field. This remarkable group of alumni maintain close ties and come together for a biennial academic conference to present their latest research and discuss the latest advances in shoulder, elbow, and sports medicine.


Current Fellows

Abed Abdelaziz, MD
Sports Fellow (AOSSM)

Alex Rondon, MD
Shoulder & Elbow Fellow (ASES)


Past Fellows


Louis U. Bigliani, MD
Chair Emeritus, Columbia University
New York, NY

Craig Foster, MD
Danbury, CT


Steven McIlveen, MD
Paramus, NJ

Lloyd Barnard, MD
East Providence, RI


Keith Watson, MD
Fort Worth, TX



Francis Mendoza, MD
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY



Edward Craig, MD, MPH
CEO, Tria Medical Center,  Minniapolis, MN



Jose Perez Sanz, MD
Chicago, IL



John Brems, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Thomas Fithian, MD
Newport News, VA


Dave Morrison, MD
Long Beach, CA

William Seitz, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH


Edward Self, MD
Ridgewood, NJ



Peter McCann, MD
Director of Orthopedic Surgery, Lenox Health Greenwich Village
Northwell Health, New York, NY



Anthony Brown, MD
Wightington, England

Evan Flatow, MD
President, Mount Sinai West
New York, NY


Osvandre Lech, MD
Chief, Shoulder Service
Passo Fundo, Brazil



Craig Satterlee, MD
North Kansas City, MO

Robert Dalsey, MD
Haddonfield, NJ


Frances Cuomo, MD
Chief, Shoulder Service
Montefiore Medical Center 
New York, NY

Seth Miller, MD
Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Specialists
Greenwich, CT


Frank Cordasco, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York NY

George McCluskey III, MD
Chief, Shoulder Serivce, St. Francis Hospital
Columbus, GA


Richard Fischer, MD
Hilliard, OH

Scott Steinmann, MD
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN


Efraim Deliz, MD
Bayamon, Puerto Rico



Roger Pollock, MD
Paramus, NJ

Gregory Nicholson, MD
Rush-Presbyterian Medical Center
Chicago, IL


Michelle Glasgow, MD
Sycamore, IL



Xavier Duralde, MD
Peachtree Orthopedic Clinic
Atlanta, GA

David Weinstein, MD
Southern Colorado Orthopedic
Colorado Springs, CO


Cathy Compito, MD
Beth Israel Medical Center
New York, NY



Mark Rodosky, MD
Chief, Shoulder Service
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Timothy Codd, MD
Towson Orthopaedics Associates
Towson, MD


Alton Barron, MD
NYU Langone 
New York, NY

Ken Yamaguchi, MD
SVP and CMO, Centene Corporation 
Washington University, St. Louis, MO


Patrick Connor, MD
OrthoCarolina; Team Physician, Carolina Panthers
Charlotte, NC

William Levine, MD
Chair, Orthopedic Surgery; Chief, Shoulder Service
Columbia University, New York, NY


Robert Wilson, MD
Rankin Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center
Washington, DC



Julian Arroyo, MD
Puget Sound Orthopedic Surgeons
Lakewood, WA

Mark Miller, MD
Chesterfield, MO


Guido Marra, MD
Director, Shoulder & Elbow Service
Northwestern University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Chris Martin, MD
Salt Lake City, UT


Treg Brown, MD
Herrin, IL

J. Michael Wiater, MD
Chief, Shoulder Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI


Michael Freehill, MD
Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists
Edina, MN

Theodore Blaine, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery 
Stamford, CT


Gregory Bauer, MD
Chief, Shoulder Service
Goldsboro Orthopaedic Assoc.
Goldsboro, NC

Anand Murthi, MD
Chief of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Union Memorial Hospital  
Baltimore, MD


Gregory Lervick, MD
Twin Cities Orthopaedics
Eden Prairie, MN

Raymond Carroll, MD
Cary Orthopaedics
Cary, NC


Walter Stanwood, MD
Plymouth Bay Orthopaedic
Duxbury, MA

Rolando Izquierdo, MD
Crystal Lake Professional Center
Crystal Lake, IL


Kevin Setter, MD
Chief, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, SUNY Upstate Medical College
East Syracuse, NY

Ilya Voloshin, MD
Chief, Shoulder Surgery, University of Rochester
Rochester, NY


Steven Goldberg MD
Physicians Regional Medical Center
Naples, FL

Sean Bak MD
Motor City Orthopedics
Novi, MI


John-Erik Bell, MD
Chief, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH

Sara Edwards, MD
Associate Professor, UCSF 
San Francisco, CA


Matthew Kippe, MD
New Bedford, MA



Aaron Covey, MD
Westport, CT

Maher Bahu, MD
Ortho Specialists of Oakland
Oakland, CA


Katherine Vadasdi, MD
Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Specialists 
Greenwich, CT

Chad Marion, MD
Pacific Medical Center
Seattle, WA


Karen Boselli, MD
Concord Orthopedics
Concord, NH

R. Michael Greiwe, MD
Commonwealth Orthopaedics
Edgewood, KY


Stephanie Hsu, MD
Northside Orthopedics
Atlanta, GA

Todd Moen, MD
The Carrell Clinic
Dallas, TX


Ian R. Byram, MD
Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee
Franklin, TN

Hyun-Min (Mike) Kim, MD
Associate Professor, University of Missouri
Columbia, MO


Okechukwu Anakwenze, MD
Chief, Shoulder Service, Duke University 
Durham, NC

Jaicharan Iyengar, MD
Alpine Orthopaedic Medical Group
Stockton, CA


Eugene W. Brabston, MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Hospital
Birmingham, AL

Balazs Galdi, MD
Chief, Sports Medicine, Assistant Professor, Rutgers University
Newark, NJ


Justin L. Hodgins, MD
St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto
Ontario, Canada

David Kovacevic, MD
New York Metro Orthopedics and Spine 
New York, NY


Diego Villacis, MD
Dupage Medical Group
Glenn Ellyn, IL

Julianne Munoz, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Miami
Miami, FL


Djuro Petkovic, MD
Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, 
Chicago, IL

Brian B. Shiu, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, 
Baltimore, MD


Brian Grogan, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, 
Madison, WI

Daniel Song, MD
Colorado Springs, CO


James Irvine, MD (AOSSM)
University of Pittsburg,
Pittsburgh, PA

Michael Knudsen, MD (ASES)
Assistant Professor, Columbia University,
New York, NY


Mario Lobao Goncalves, MD (AOSSM)
Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University,
Shreveport, LA

J.T. Heffernan, MD (ASES)
Proliance, Puget Sound Orthopedics,
Lakewood, WA


Nicholas Dantzker, MD (AOSSM)
Knoxville Orthopaedic Clinic,
Knoxville, TN

Nathan Lanham, MD (ASES)
Womack Army Medical Center,
Fort Bragg, NC


Thomas Fortney, MD (AOSSM)

New Hampshire Orthopaedic Center,

Bedford, NH

Nathan Kopydlowski, MD (ASES)
Aurora Orthopedics,
Milwaukee, WI


Alan Reynolds, MD (AOSSM)
Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University,
Winston-Salem, NC

Brandon Rogalski, MD (ASES)
Assistant Professor, Medical University of South Carolina,
Charleston, SC