Jonathan S. Black, M.D.
Graduate: University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Clinical/Research Interests: pediatric plastic surgery, skin cancer and reconstruction, general reconstruction, burn, breast, keloids, and translational research
Hobbies and Activities: golf, spending time with family, touring local vineyards
PGY 7, Independent
Deborah Yu, M.D.
General Surgery Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Graduate: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Princeton University
Clinical/Research Interests: Breast Reconstruction
Hobbies and Activities: I love to travel - recent trips include New Zealand, Argentina, Norway, and Iceland. I also enjoy wine tasting and trying new restaurants.
PGY 5, Integrated
Shruti Tannan, M.D.
Graduate: University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Clinical/Research Interests: breast reconstruction, hand surgery, craniofacial surgery, and reconstructive microsurgery
Hobbies and Activities: picnics with friends at local Virginia wineries, shopping at the Saturday morning market, and jogging down the Rivanna River Trail with my husband.
PGY 4, Integrated
Alexander F. Mericli, M.D.
Graduate: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Undergraduate: Allegheny College
Clinical/Research Interests: microvascular reconstruction, breast reconstruction, craniofacial trauma, aesthetic surgery, outcomes research, tissue engineering and adipose stem cells
Hobbies and Activities: Exploring Charlottesville and dining out with my wife, hiking, snowboarding, traveling
PGY 6, Independent
Justin P. Martin, M.D.
General Surgery Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Graduate: University of Alabama School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University
Clinical/Research Interests: Oncologic reconstruction, hand surgery, aesthetic surgery
Hobbies and Activities: Fishing, hunting, traveling, cooking, reading
PGY 3, Integrated
Brent R. DeGeorge Jr., M.D., Ph.D.
Graduate: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University - M.D.
Thomas Jefferson University - Ph.D.
Undergraduate: The College of William and Mary
Clinical/Research Interests: I have a Ph.D. in Molecular Pharmacology and Structural Biology, specifically investigating the role of G protein-coupled receptor signaling in surgical models of murine heart failure. I am interest in applying the techniques I learned during my training to altering the signaling environment of chronic wounds.
Hobbies and Activities: My wife, a UVA Family Medicine resident, and I have a three year old son, so we have no free time. However, I enjoy playing guitar, golf, eating barbeque, and cooking.
PGY 2, Integrated
Kasandra Hanna, M.D.
Graduate: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Maryland
Clinical/Research Activities: Breast reconstruction, specifically the effects of using acelluar dermal matrix
Hobbies and Activities: In my free time, I enjoy taking advantage of the many hiking trails Charlottesville has to offer with my husband and two dogs.
PGY 1, Integrated
Bryce Olenczak, M.D.
Graduate: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University
Clinical/Research Activities: Composite tissue allograft transplantation
Hobbies and Activities: