Anesthesiology Residency Faculty

Vlad Frenk, MD
Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency

Dr. Vlad Frenk serves as the Program Director for Health Quest’s Anesthesiology Residency Program, overseeing all clinical and educational experiences, faculty and residents. He is a board-certified and fellowship-trained anesthesiologist with more than 20 years of clinical experience. He is also an experienced teacher, supervising residents, CRNAs and medical students.

Dr. Frenk also maintains an active practice as an anesthesiologist with North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) primarily focusing on regional anesthesia/acute pain services and has lectured on related topics. He graduated with his Doctor of Medicine from the University of California, San Francisco and completed his residency and fellowship training at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Frenk welcomes the opportunity to share his enthusiasm and knowledge about state-of-the-art anesthesiology education with engaged and motivated residents.

Nibras Bughrara, MBBCh
Teaching Faculty – Intensive Care (AMC)

Patrick Chery, MD
Teaching Faculty – Neuroanesthesia

Tim Collins, MD
Teaching Faculty – Intensive Care (VBMC)

Melissa Ehlers, MD
Teaching Faculty – Pediatrics Site Director (AMC)

Mohamed Elmousely
Core Faculty & PreOp/PACU

Richard Goldmann, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia

Thomas Grogan, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia

Frederick Gutt, MD
Core Faculty & Obstetric Anesthesia

Karthik Hiremath, MD
Teaching Faculty – Regional Anesthesia

Ethan Kim, MD
Core Faculty, Cardiac Anesthesia

Kevin Lee, MD
Core Faculty & Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Hsin Li, DO
Core Faculty, General Anesthesia

John Mascia, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia

Lilybeth Morales, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia

Bijal Patel, MD
Core Faculty & Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Lena Patel, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia

Elvis Rema, MD
Teaching Faculty – Chronic Pain

Jaskaran Sawhney
Core Faculty, General Anesthesia

James Smit, MD
Thoracic/Vascular Anesthesia

Bachtruc Tu
Teaching Faculty, General Anesthesia

Lionel Williams, MD
Teaching Faculty – Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Melissa Williams, MD
Teaching Faculty – General Anesthesia