Teaching Faculty

General Surgery

Eddy Carrillo

Eddy H. Carrillo MD, FACS

Trauma/Acute Care Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
Medical Degree: Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala
Residency: University of Louisville
Fellowship: University of Louisville Hospital


Cardiac Surgery

Michael Cortelli

Michael Cortelli, MD, FACS

Cardiac Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Medical Degree: University of South Florida Medical School
Residency: University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Fellowship: Texas Heart Institute


Colon and Rectal Surgery

Michael Dolberg

Michael E. Dolberg, MD, FACS

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
Medical Degree: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Residency: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: University of South Florida


Endocrine Surgery

David Bimston

David N. Bimston, MD, FACE, FACS

Integrative Endocrine Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery
Medical Degree: New York University School of Medicine
Residency: Northwestern University/McGaw Medical Center
Fellowship: City of Hope National Medical Center


Minimally Invasive Surgery

Christopher Seaver

Christopher R. Seaver, MD, FACS

General Surgery, Minimally Invasive, Robotics, Spine Exposure
Board Certification: General Surgery
Medical Degree: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


Pediatric Surgery

Whitehouse Jill S

Jill S. Whitehouse, MD, FACS, FAAP

Pediatric Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
Medical Degree: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin Children’s Research Institute


Surgical Oncology

Christopher Gannon Christopher J. Gannon, MD, FACS

Surgical Oncology
Board Certification: General Surgery
Medical Degree: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: University of Maryland
Fellowship: University of Maryland School of Medicine


Thoracic Surgery

Mark Block Mark I. Block, MD, FACS, FCCP

Thoracic Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Medical Degree: Yale University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowships: Branch, National Cancer Institute and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University


Transplant Surgery

Arenas Juan Juan Arenas, MD, FACS

Kidney Transplant (Adults and Pediatrics)
Board Certification: General Surgery
Medical Degree: Universidad El Bosque
Residency: Penn State/Milton Hershey Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania


Trauma/Acute Care Surgery

Chauniqua Kiffin Chauniqua D. Kiffin, MD, FACS

Trauma, Acute Care Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
Medical Degree: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Residency: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital


Danielle Pigneri Danielle A. Pigneri, MD

Trauma, Acute Care Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care
Medical Degree: University of Louisville School of Medicine
Residency: Guthrie Clinic/Robert Packer Hospital
Fellowship: University of California, Davis


Vascular Surgery

Sean O'Donnell Sean D. O’Donnell, MD, FACS

Board Certification: General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Medical Degree: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Residency: Letterman Army Medical Center
Fellowship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center