VCU Department of Radiology Residents and Fellows

We are dedicated to developing advanced residency and fellowship programs

Current residents and fellows represent top graduates in their medical programs. We welcome the opportunity to train and challenge the next generation of radiologists.

First-year Residents

Matthew Brandes, M.S., M.D., Ph.D.

Matthew Brandes, M.S., M.D., Ph.D.

Matthew Brandes, M.S., M.D., Ph.D.

Matthew Brandes, M.S., M.D., Ph.D.

Radiology

M.D. – VCU School of Medicine
Internship - Surgery - VCU Health

Jacob Davis, M.D.

Jacob Davis, M.D.

Jacob Davis, M.D.

Jacob Davis, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - VCU School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health

Armaghan Faghihimehr, M.D.

Armaghan Faghihimehr, M.D.

Armaghan Faghihimehr, M.D.

Armaghan Faghihimehr, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Internship/Residency - Internal Medicine - MedStar Health, Baltimore, MD

Candice Kim, M.D.

Candice Kim, M.D.

Candice Kim, M.D.

Candice Kim, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – VCU School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health

Philip Kyle, D.O.

Philip Kyle, D.O.

Philip Kyle, D.O.

Philip Kyle, D.O.

Radiology

D.O. - Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Translational year - Riverside Regional Medical Center

Nicholas Moore, M.D.

Nicholas Moore, M.D.

Nicholas Moore, M.D.

Nicholas Moore, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - VCU School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health

Jonathan Pannell, M.D.

Jonathan Pannell, M.D.

Jonathan Pannell, M.D.

Jonathan Pannell, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - Medical University of South Carolina
Internship - Surgery - Palmetto Health, Richland, SC

Khalid Shaqdan, MB.BCh

Khalid Shaqdan, MB.BCh

Khalid Shaqdan, MB.BCh

Khalid Shaqdan, MB.BCh

Radiology

MB.BCh - Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain
Transitional year - Henry Ford Allegiance Health, Jackson, MI

Robert Swanson, M.D.

Robert Swanson, M.D.

Robert Swanson, M.D.

Robert Swanson, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health

Second-year Residents

Madhura Chitnavis, M.D.

Madhura Chitnavis, M.D.

Madhura Chitnavis, M.D.

Madhura Chitnavis, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute

Hassan Elzein, D.O.

Hassan Elzein, D.O.

Hassan Elzein, D.O.

Hassan Elzein, D.O.

Radiology

D.O. – Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship – Transitional Year at Riverside Regional Medical Center

Landon Funiciello, M.D.

Landon Funiciello, M.D.

Landon Funiciello, M.D.

Landon Funiciello, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - Eastern Virginia Medical School

Tyrell Gardner, M.D.

Tyrell Gardner, M.D.

Tyrell Gardner, M.D.

Tyrell Gardner, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Eastern Virginia Medical School
Internship - Preliminary Surgery - VCU Health System

Nicole Markwith, M.D.

Nicole Markwith, M.D.

Nicole Markwith, M.D.

Nicole Markwith, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of Florida
Internship – Transitional Year at Orange Park Medical Center

Daniel Poulsen, II, M.A., M.D., Ph.D.

Daniel Poulsen, II, M.A., M.D., Ph.D.

Daniel Poulsen, II, M.A., M.D., Ph.D.

Daniel Poulsen, II, M.A., M.D., Ph.D.

Radiology

M.D. – SUNY Upstate Medical University
Internship – Transitional Year at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Care

Asem Rahman, M.Sc., M.D.

Asem Rahman, M.Sc., M.D.

Asem Rahman, M.Sc., M.D.

Asem Rahman, M.Sc., M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health System

Joseph Widdicombe, M.D.

Joseph Widdicombe, M.D.

Joseph Widdicombe, M.D.

Joseph Widdicombe, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine - VCU Health System

Third-year Residents

Brandon Bunker, M.D.

Brandon Bunker, M.D.

Brandon Bunker, M.D.

Brandon Bunker, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of Louisville School of Medicine
Internship – Transitional Year at Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Cooper Cain, M.D.

Cooper Cain, M.D.

Cooper Cain, M.D.

Cooper Cain, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas Southwestern
Internship – Internal Medicine at University of Arizona COM at Tucson

Agni Chandora, M.D.

Agni Chandora, M.D.

Agni Chandora, M.D.

Agni Chandora, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Internship – Preliminary Surgery at Moorehouse School of Medicine

Jared Jaynes, M.D.

Jared Jaynes, M.D.

Jared Jaynes, M.D.

Jared Jaynes, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of South Carolina School of Medicine Columbia
Internship – Internal Medicine at Medical College of Georgia

Priyanush Kandakatla, M.D.

Priyanush Kandakatla, M.D.

Priyanush Kandakatla, M.D.

Priyanush Kandakatla, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Internship – Internal Medicine at Nassau University Medical Center

Michael Pasyk, M.D.

Michael Pasyk, M.D.

Michael Pasyk, M.D.

Michael Pasyk, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship – General Surgery at the University of Virginia

Vidushani Perera, M.D.

Vidushani Perera, M.D.

Vidushani Perera, M.D.

Vidushani Perera, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Northeast Ohio Medical University
Internship – Internal Medicine at Akron General Medical Center

S. Mobeen Reza, D.O.

S. Mobeen Reza, D.O.

S. Mobeen Reza, D.O.

S. Mobeen Reza, D.O.

Radiology

D.O. – Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship – Transitional at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center

Son Vo, M.D.

Son Vo, M.D.

Son Vo, M.D.

Son Vo, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of Missouri, Columbia School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine at University Hospitals, Columbia, MO

Fourth-year Residents

Matthew Alexander Burr, M.D.

Matthew Alexander Burr, M.D.

Matthew Alexander Burr, M.D.

Matthew Alexander Burr, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Internship – Transitional Prelim at Baptist Health System, Alabama

Nelya Ebadirad, M.D.

Nelya Ebadirad, M.D.

Nelya Ebadirad, M.D.

Nelya Ebadirad, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University

Dow Eldon Emerson, IV, M.D.

Dow Eldon Emerson, IV, M.D.

Dow Eldon Emerson, IV, M.D.

Dow Eldon Emerson, IV, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Internship – Surgery Prelim at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Shareh Hallaji, M.D.

Shareh Hallaji, M.D.

Shareh Hallaji, M.D.

Shareh Hallaji, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Ross University School of Medicine
Internship – Pinnacle Health Hospitals

Erik Kristen Loken, M.D., Ph.D.

Erik Kristen Loken, M.D., Ph.D.

Erik Kristen Loken, M.D., Ph.D.

Erik Kristen Loken, M.D., Ph.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University

Adam Walter Ramdass Maxwell, M.D.

Adam Walter Ramdass Maxwell, M.D.

Adam Walter Ramdass Maxwell, M.D.

Adam Walter Ramdass Maxwell, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine at University Hospitals Columbia, Missouri

Christopher Ovanez, M.S., M.P.H., M.D.

Christopher Ovanez, M.S., M.P.H., M.D.

Christopher Ovanez, M.S., M.P.H., M.D.

Christopher Ovanez, M.S., M.P.H., M.D.

Radiology

M.S. - Mount Sinai (Icahn) School of Medicine in Biomedical Sciences
M.P.H. - Columbia University
M.D. – St. George’s University School of Medicine
Surgery Residency – Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center

Kunal Patel, M.D.

Kunal Patel, M.D.

Kunal Patel, M.D.

Kunal Patel, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University
Internship – Surgery Prelim at Orlando Health, Florida

Michael George Petrides, M.D.

Michael George Petrides, M.D.

Michael George Petrides, M.D.

Michael George Petrides, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University

Parth N. Shah, M.D.

Parth N. Shah, M.D.

Parth N. Shah, M.D.

Parth N. Shah, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Eastern Virginia Medical School
Internship – Internal Medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School

Current Independent Interventional Radiology Residents

Wali Danish, M.D.

Wali Danish, M.D.

Wali Danish, M.D.

Wali Danish, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Georgetown University School of Medicine
Internship - Internal Medicine at Georgetown University Hospital
Residency - Independent Interventional Residency at VCU Health System

Avinash Pillutla, M.D.

Avinash Pillutla, M.D.

Avinash Pillutla, M.D.

Avinash Pillutla, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship -Internal Medicine at VCU Health System
Residency - Independent Interventional Residency at VCU Health System

Current Fellows

Reza Amerinasab, M.D.

Reza Amerinasab, M.D.

Reza Amerinasab, M.D.

Reza Amerinasab, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Internship/Residency - Internal Medicine Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Residency - Radiology, VCU Health
Fellowship - Abdominal Imaging, VCU Health

Paul Fang, M.D.

Paul Fang, M.D.

Paul Fang, M.D.

Paul Fang, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – State University of New York, Downstate
Residency – Internal Medicine, Albany Medical Center
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, State University of New York, Downstate
Fellowship - Musculoskeletal Imaging & Intervention, VCU Health

David Feldman, M.D.

David Feldman, M.D.

David Feldman, M.D.

David Feldman, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Ross University School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine, Eastern Carolina School of Medicine
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, University of South Alabama
Fellowship –Musculoskeletal Imaging & Intervention, VCU Health

Judson Frye, M.D.

Judson Frye, M.D.

Judson Frye, M.D.

Judson Frye, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine, VCU Health
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, VCU Health
Fellowship - Gastrointestinal/Genitourinary Imaging, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship - Breast Imaging, VCU Health

Lynn Ivey, M.D.

Lynn Ivey, M.D.

Lynn Ivey, M.D.

Lynn Ivey, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. – Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine
Internship - Preliminary Surgery, VCU Health
Residency - Radiology, VCU Health
Fellowship - Breast Imaging, VCU Health

Ahsan Khan, D.O.

Ahsan Khan, D.O.

Ahsan Khan, D.O.

Ahsan Khan, D.O.

Radiology

D.O. – Nova Southeastern University
Internship - Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, Morristown Medical Center
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship - Musculoskeletal Imaging & Intervention, VCU Health

Nita Kommula, M.D.

Nita Kommula, M.D.

Nita Kommula, M.D.

Nita Kommula, M.D.

Radiology

M.D. - Saba University School of Medicine
Internship – Internal Medicine, Medstar Harbor Hospital
Residency – Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas Medical Branch
Fellowship – Women’s Imaging, VCU Health