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Faculty

Meet the faculty for Westside Hospital's Internal Medicine Residency Program and learn about their experience and training.

Program Director

  • Adekunle Bamgboye, MD

Associate Program Directors

  • Pallavi Aneja, MD
  • Amanda Kowalski, DO

Core Faculty

  • Rajdeep “Bobby” Gadh, MD (Renal)
  • Paramjit Kalirao, MD, Chair, Internal Medicine (Renal)
  • John Romano, MD (Internal Medicine)

Sub-specialty Faculty Coordinators

  • Adenigbagbe Adesoji, MD (CCM)
  • Lal Bhagchandani, MD (Pulmonary)
  • Mayuri Gupta, MD (GI)
  • Sonia Kalirao, MD (Neurology)
  • Andrew “Ryan” Martin, MD (ID)
  • Jason Tache, DO (Heme/Onc)
  • Mudit Jain, MD (Endocrinology)
  • Naushira Pandya, MD (Geriatrics)
  • Henry Cusnir, MD (Cardiology)
  • Jigar Shah, MD (Rheumatology)

Clinical Faculty

  • Luis Barcena, MD (ID)
  • Adam Gittleman, MD (Radiology)
  • Vipin Gupta, MD (GI)
  • Scott Lieberman, MD (Pulmonary/Critical Care)
  • Allan Saunders, MD (IR)
  • Juan Rojas, MD (CCM)
  • Evelio Alvarez, MD (Radiology)
  • Freddy Malpartida, MD (Renal)
  • Sameer Satija, MD (EP)
  • Jordan Turk, MD (Cardiology)
  • Evelio Alvarez, MD (Radiology)

IM Faculty – HCA Florida Northwest Hospital

  • Amanda Kowalski, DO (Internal Medicine)
  • Nesreen Kurtom, DO (Internal Medicine)
  • Evan Garrod, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Oleg Leon Pimentel, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Rolando Llull Tombo, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Neelima Upputuri, MD (Internal Medicine)

IM Faculty – HCA Florida Westside Hospital

  • Maria Ferra Rosa, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Rosemary Herrera, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Carlos Lopez, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Dario Martinez, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Victor Mejia, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Giezy Sardinas, MD (Internal Medicine)

Continuity Clinic

  • Abed Alhomsi, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Tatyana Borisiak, MD (Internal Medicine)
  • Mario Pereira, MD (Internal Medicine)

Research Director

  • Christopher Ochner, PhD