Education Faculty and Staff
SURGERY EDUCATION FACULTY AND ADMINISTRATION 

Chandra Are, MD, Vice Chair for Graduate Medical Education
Office Location: MSC 4001A
Office Phone: 402-559-8941

 

STUDENT EDUCATION  

James Padussis, MD, Surgery Clerkship Director
Office Location: KTZ 8.12.302
Office Phone: 402-559-8941

Beverly Vaughn, UME Program Coordinator II
Office Location: MSB 4538
Office Phone: 402-559-4718

Alex Shull, UME Program Coordinator II
Office Location: MSB 4538
Office Phone: 402-559-5577

RESIDENT & FELLOW EDUCATION 

GENERAL SURGERY

Tiffany N. Tanner, MD, FACS, Program Director
Office Location: MSB 4504
Office Phone: 402-559-5510

Bradley Reames, MD, MS Associate Program Director
Office Location: WCH 8.12.302
Office Phone: 402-559-8941
  

 

 

Katie Schroder, GME Program Coordinator II
Office Location: MSB 4578
Office Phone: 402-559-5510

Jackie Nelson, Administrative Associate II
Office Location: MSB 4530A
Office Phone: 402-559-4632

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY

Valmont Desa, DDS, MD, Program Director
Office Location: SSP 2014
Office Phone: 402-559-6445
   



Pat Tolliver, Program Coordinator
Office Location: SSP 2020
Office Phone: 402-559-6445

PLASTIC SURGERY

Shannon L. Wong, MD,
Program Director
Office Location: MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007
    



Toni Harris, Program Coordinator
Office Location: MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007

THORACIC SURGERY

Rudy Lackner, MD, Program Director
Office Location: MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007



Toni Harris, Program Coordinator
Office Location: MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007

VASCULAR SURGERY

G. Matthew Longo, MD, Program Director
Office Location:  MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007



Toni Harris, Program Coordinator
Office Location: MSB 4536
Office Phone: 402-559-3007

UROLOGIC SURGERY

Chad LaGrange, MD, Program Director
Office Location: SSP 2013B
Office Phone: 402-559-4292



Mary Monaghan, Program Coordinator
Office Location: SSP 2026
Office Phone: 402-559-4284

MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY

Vishal Kothari, MD, FACS, Program Director
Office Location: WHM 3036B
Office Phone: 402-559-4581

Corrigan McBride, MD, Program Co-Director
Office Location: MSB 4501
Office Phone: 402-559-6592



Sarah Dawson, MIS/CAST Program Coordinator
Office Location: WHM 3036C
Office Phone: 402-559-7733



   

PEDIATRIC SURGERY

Robert Cusick, M.D., Program Director
Office Location: CHMC Campus
Office Phone: 402-955-7400



Miranda Downing, GME/Fellowship Coordinator
Office Location: CHMC Campus
Office Phone: 402-955-6061
TRANSPLANT SURGERY

Wendy Grant, MD, Program Director
Office Location: MSB 4519
Office Phone: 402-559-6661

 

 Toni Winters, Program Coordinator
Office Location: MSB 4512
Office Phone: 402-559-8390