Skip to content

Surgery Chattanooga Graduates

2020

Cathryn McGill Johnson, MD
Fellowship:  Breast Surgical Oncology
Bryn Mawr Hospital:  Bryn Mawr, PA
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Tyler Harrison Koestner, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Lexington, KY
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Larry "Andrew" May, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Gadsden, AL
Medical School:  University of Alabama Birmingham

Nadine Gates Rampp, MD
University Surgical Associates (UT Faculty for one year)
Fellowship:  Minimally Invasive Surgery/Bariatric Surgery (as of August 2021)
Duke University (Durham, NC)
Medical School:  University of Arkansas

Veronica Patterson Zachry, MD
Surgery Practice (Hospital-Employed)
Nash UNC Healthcare (Rocky Mount, NC)
Medical School:  Meharry Medical College

Evon Zoog, MD
Fellowship:  Plastic Surgery
University of Alabama Birmingham (Birmingham, AL)
Medical School:  University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

2019

Stephen Greer, MD
University Surgical Associates (UT Faculty)
Chattanooga, TN
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Glendon Alan Hyde, MD
Fellowship:  Colon and Rectal Surgery
New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell (New York, NY)
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Timothy Stevens,  MD
Fellowship:  Surgical Critical Care
University of Alabama Birmingham (Birmingham, AL)
Medical School:  University of Cincinnati

Gavin Wilks, MD
Surgery Practice (Hospital-Employed):  Tuscaloosa, AL
Medical School:  University of Alabama

2018

Nicholas Ballay, MD
Fellowship: Transitions to Practice in General Surgery
UT College of Medicine Chattanooga, Department of Surgery
Chattanooga TN
Medical School: Louisana State University

Christopher Bell, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: El Paso, TX
Beaumont Army Medical Center
Medical School: University of Tennessee 

Fernando Domingo, MD
Advanced Residency:  Plastic Surgery
UT College of Medicine Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
Medical School: University of Louisville 

Mary Kathryn Huddleston, MD
Fellowship: Vascular Surgery
UT College of Medicine Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
Medical School: University of Alabama

Brent Soder, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Roseburg, Oregon
Medical School:  University of South Carolina 

2017

Nicholas Drahush, MD
Surgery Academic Practice:  Georgia
Medical School:  Medical College of Georgia 

Sara Edeiken, MD
Fellowship: Vascular Surgery:  Albany, NY
Medical School:  University of Maryland

John Huggins, MD
Surgery Academic Practice:   University Surgical Associates
Chattanooga, TN
Medical School:  University of Alabama 

John Scott, MD
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care
UT College of Medicine Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
Medical School:  Louisianna State University 

Jessica Reynolds, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Lexington, KY
Medical School:  Medical College of Georgia

2016

Kristen Butler, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Monroe, NC
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Anna Royer, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Lewiston, ME
Medical School:  Boston University  

Robert Vandewalle, MD
Fellowship:  Pediatric General Surgery Research 
Riley Children's Hospital, Indiana University
Medical School:  Indiana University 

2015

Matthew Figh, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Decatur, AL
Medical School:  University of Alabama

Robert Jean, MD
Surgery Academic Practice:  Memphis, TN
Medical School:  University of South Alabama

Ralston Major, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  LaGrange, GA 
Medical School:  University of Louisiana

Joshua Worthington, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Cleveland, TN
Medical School:  University of Tennessee 

2014

Nathan Creel, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Gainesville, Georgia
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Kyle Cunningham, MD
Surgery Academic Practice:  Carolinas Medical Center
Medical School:  University of Cincinnati 

David Daniel, MD
Fellowship:  Cardiothoracic Surgery
Houston, Texas
Medical School: Baylor University

Elizabeth Hartmann, MD
Fellowship:  Vascular Surgery
Minneapolis, MN 
Medical School: University of Tennessee

2013

Jacob Dowden, MD
Surgery Faculty and Practice:  UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates
Medical School:  Louisiana State University

James Goodin, MD
Surgery Faculty:  University of Tennesee Knoxville
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Carlos Fernandez, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Medical School:  Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Joseph Thomasson, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Tullahoma, TN
Medical School:  Quillen College of Medicine East Tennessee State University

2012

Jeff Butler, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Baxley, GA 
Medical School:  Mercer University 

Josh Hagan, MD
Surgery Faculty Practice:  University of Florida
Ocala, FL
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

Darren Hunt, MD
Surgery Faculty and Practice:  UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates 
Medical School:  University of Tennessee

2011

Heath Giles, MD
Surgery Residency Program Director and Practice:  UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates
Medical School: University of Tennessee

Paul Papillion, MD
Surgery Private Practice: Plastic Surgery
Brentwood, Tennessee
Medical School: Louisiana State University 

Bradley Thomas, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: Carolinas Medical Center
Medical School: Wake Forest University  

2010

Joshua Arnold, MD
Surgery Faculty: University of Tennessee Knoxville
Medical School:  University of Louisville

Chasen Croft, MD
Surgery Faculty: University of Florida
Medical School: University of Texas

Jeff Horn, MD
Surgery Faculty and Practice: UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates
Medical School: University of South Carolina

Philip Ramsay, MD
Surgery Residency Program Director: Atlanta Medical Center
Medical School: Mercer University

2009

Hans Burkholder, MD
Surgery Private Practice: New York, NY
Medical School: New York University 

Michael Fahr, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: Shreveport, Louisiana
Medical School: Louisiana State University (New Orleans)

Will Havron, MD
Surgery Academic Practice, University of Oklahoma (Oklahoma City)
Medical School: University of Tennessee 

Bruce Lynch, MD
Military Obligation: Florida
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College (Philadelphia)

2008

Kye Higdon, MD
Surgery Residency/Fellowship: Plastic Surgery at Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Medical School: University of Mississippi 

Amy Hildreth, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem NC)
Medical School: University of South Carolina (Columbia)

Aaron Kendrick, DO
Residency: Anesthesiology at University of Kentucky (Lexington)
Medical School: West Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Stephen Rich, MD
Surgery Private Practice, Murfreesboro, TN
Medical School: University of Tennessee

2007

Robert Aderhold, MD
Surgery Private Practice:  Albany, GA
Medical School: Mercer University (Macon, GA)

John Green, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: Washington University
St. Louis, MO
Medical School: Louisiana State University

Curtis Koontz, MD
Surgery Faculty and Practice: UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates
Medical School:  Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)

Johnathan Mauldin, MD
Residency: Anesthesiology at Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia 

2006

Alex Davit, MD
Residency: Plastic Surgery at the UT College of Medicine Chattanooga
Medical School: Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, NC)

Jon Hourigan, MD
Surgery Academic Practice: Pediatric Plastic Surgeon Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Medical School: East Tennessee State University

Jason Pooler, MD
Residency: Anesthesiology at the University of Oklahoma
Medical School: University of Tennessee College of Medicine (Memphis)

Jimmy Waldrop, MD
Residency: Plastic Surgery at the UT College of Medicine Chattanooga
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia

2005

D. J. Campbell, MD
Surgery Private Practice: Gainsville, Florida
Medical School: Mercer University

Marco Chavarria, MD
Surgery Private Practice: Columbia, TN
Medical School: Mercer University

Ben Dart, MD
Surgery Faculty and Practice: UT College of Medicine Chattanooga and University Surgical Associates
Medical School: Louisiana State University

Timothy Milner, MD
Surgery Private Practice: Suburban Atlanta
Medical School: University of Tennessee

Last Published: Apr 16, 2021