UM Upper Chesapeake Health Medical Staff Leadership

Administration

  • Fermin Barrueto, M.D., Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs
  • Vijay Abhyankar, M.D., Assistant Vice President, Medical Affairs 
  • Faheem Younus, M.D., Chief Quality Officer

Officers 

 

 

  • Angela Poppe Ries, M.D., President
  • Muhammad Jokhadar, M.D., Vice President
  • Elie Fraiji, M.D., Treasurer

Department Chairs

  • Michael K Abraham, M.D., Emergency Medicine
  • Jason Birnbaum, M.D., Medicine
  • Kimmie Cass, M.D., Chair, Pediatrics
  • Mark Gonze, M.D., Surgery
  • Kathleen Gotzmann, M.D., Obstetrics/Gyn.
  • V. Dixon King, M.D., Pathology
  • Richard Lewis, M.D., Psychiatry
  • Rodger Oursler, M.D., Anesthesiology
  • Nick Lomis, M.D., Radiology
 

Division Heads

  • David Rubin, Cardiology
  • Dennis Kurgansky, Dermatology, UM UCMC
  • David Jaffe, Dermatology, UM HMH
  • Julie Ducharme, Endocrinology
  • Vedapurisan Viswanathan, Gastroenterology
  • Scott Steinmetz, General Surgery
  • Myo Min, Hematology/Oncology
  • Leonardo Girio-Herrera, Infectious Disease
  • Hyung Lim, Nephrology
  • Syed Shaukat, Neurology, UM UCMC
  • N.B. Reddy, Neurology, UM HMH
  • Hugo Benalcazar, Neurosurgery
  • Jon Seidenberg, Opthalmology
  • J. Alexander Smith, Oral/Maxillofacial
  • William Cook, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Katherine Day, Otolaryngology
  • Ramon DeJesus, Plastic Surgery
  • Marc Klein, Podiatry, UM UCMC
  • Richard Silverstein, Podiatry, UM HMH
  • Jason Birnbaum, Pulmonary Medicine
  • Roger Marcus, Rheumatology
  • Sankar Kausik, Urology
Medical Executive Committee at Large Members Representing UM UCMC Campus
  • Andrew Heath, M.D.
  • Meghan Milburn, M.D.

 
Medical Executive Committee at Large Members Representing UM HMH Campus

  • Alexander Aurora, M.D.
  • Robert Kennedy, M.D.
  • Apu Desai, M.D.