Plastic Surgery Residency Program

Current Residents

Combined General Surgery/Plastic Surgery Program

photo of lindsay abbottLindsay Abbott, M.D., R-3, PGY-6

Started: July 2012
Medical School: University of Kansas, 2009
Undergraduate School: University of Kansas
Hometown: Wakeeney, Kansas
Interests: Gardening, tennis, music (play banjo), art history, literature.
Reasons for choosing Boonshoft School of Medicine: I like that the program is community-based with high operative volume and a broad range of experiences in different practice environments. The program director and faculty are dedicated to resident education.

photo of francisco sanchez-navarroFrancisco Sanchez-Navarro, M.D., R-2, PGY-5

Started: June 2010
Medical School: University of Iowa Roy J. & Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, 2010
Undergraduate School: Pepperdine University
Hometown: Tucson, Arizona
Interests: Body contouring, hand, craniofacial. Soccer, snowboarding, traveling, watching/playing sports, outdoor activities, microbreweries, food.
Reasons for choosing Boonshoft School of Medicine: High operative volume, you always do the majority of the case regardless of its difficulty or your year in residency, approachable attendings that are enjoyable to work under, the best program director anybody could ask for, residency camaraderie, all graduates were more than comfortable to go straight into practice.

photo of maximilian malotkyMaximilian Malotky, M.D., R-1, PGY-4

Started: June 2011
Medical School: University of Arkansas College of Medicine, 2011
Undergraduate School: Gonzaga University
Hometown: Redding, California
Interests: Camping, hunting/fishing, watching/playing sports, wine/beer, cooking, music/DJ, long walks on the beach. Professional interests: craniofacial, cosmetic, hand, fat grafting.
Reasons for choosing Boonshoft School of Medicine: Gifted, nonmalignant attendings with a vested interest in resident education, research, and professional success. We are a close-knit group of motivated residents who also enjoy our time outside the hospital. Cases, cases...cases! Quantity. Quality. Diversity.

Integrated Plastic Surgery Program

photo of david jerkinsDavid Jerkins, M.D., R-3, PGY-3

Started: July 2012
Medical School: University of Texas at Houston, 2012
Undergraduate School: Rice University
Hometown: Lake Charles, Louisiana
Interests: Engineering, soccer, carpentry.
Reasons for choosing Boonshoft School of Medicine: Large patient population, staff and residents are fantastic, hospital is swank.

photo of michelle sieffertMichelle Sieffert, M.D., R-2, PGY-2

Started: July 2013
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
Undergraduate School: University of Arizona
Hometown: Reno, Nevada
Interests: Professional: Facial aesthetics, body contouring, breast reconstruction, general cosmetics, medical missions. Research: Adipose stem cell, resident and medical student education, healthcare cost and efficiency. Personal: Weight lifting, investing/finances, art, cooking, woodworking, spending time with my family and friends.

photo of eileen curryEileen Curry, M.D., R-1, PGY-1

Started: July 2014
Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Undergraduate School: Grove City College, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Interests: Professional: breast reconstruction, body contouring, hand, cosmetic surgery, medical missions. Personal: Cooking, singing, Texas Longhorn Football, live music, anything near the water, travel, art/architecture, teaching.
Reasons for choosing Boonshoft School of Medicine: Amazing staff that were engaging at the interview including the nation's best program director, great case loads as residents, other residents who were kind and welcoming, and staff and upper level residents who love to teach.

Residents who have graduated

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Todd Hicks, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

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Parviz Goshtasby, M.D.

Private Practice, Newport Beach, Calif.

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Salim Mancho, D.O.

Director, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Dayton Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Craniofacial Fellowship, University of Southern California

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Benjamin Monson, M.D.

Active Duty, Nellis Air Force Base, Las Vegas

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Sunishka Wimalawansa, M.D.

Hand Fellowship, University of Louisville

Last edited on 01/28/2015.