Resident Alumni

Neuroradiology AlumniAlumni Neuroradiologists at the American Society of Neuroradiology meeting in Chicago, 2015. (From left Alex McKinney, David Nascene, Jeffrey Rykken, Kunal Patel)

The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology Residency Program remains strong, both in size and quality. We are proud to educate 40-44 residents each year.

Our first-time pass rates on the oral and written Board examinations are consistently above the national average, and our graduating residents consistently gain entrance into prestigious fellowship programs.

Class of 2018

Class of 2018

Dr. Ahmad Al-Samaraee
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
Massachusetts General, Boston, MA

Dr. Zachary Beatty
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. John Benson
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Kevin Boegel
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Gretchen Butler
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Amanda Crawford
Musculoskeletal Imaging & Interventional Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Dr. Jacob Hakkola
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Matthew Markese
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Dr. Rishi Nigam
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Alexander Page
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Marcel Rivard
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Robben Schat
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2017

Class of 2017

Dr.  Andrew Babcock
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Farid Dahi
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mallinckrodt Institute, St. Louis, MO

Dr. James Dickinson
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Richard Jones
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Stanford University, Stanford, CA 

Dr. Joseph Luchsinger
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Douglas Martin
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Dr. Oksana Prychyna
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Luke Roller
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Christopher Stampe
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Brandon Stott
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 

Class of 2016

Class of 2016

Dr. Scott Boeke
Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Joseph Gill
Cross Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Daniel Hayward
Abdominal Imaging Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Noelle Hoven
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Hamed Jalaeian
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Jon Kralik
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Seyedmehdi Payabvash
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of California, San Francisco

Dr. Andrew Tyan
Neuroradiology Fellowship
John Hopkins, Baltimore, MD

Class of 2015

Class of 2015

Dr. Andrew Bunney
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Yale University, New Haven, CT

Dr. Ryan Cusic
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Memorial Sloan-Kettering, New York, NY

Dr. Bryan Donald
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Chad Hanson
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Veena Iyer
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Amitjeet Kalirao
Nuclear Medicine Fellowship
University of Penn, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Matthew Rischall 
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Dr. Ana Rosa
Veterans Administration Hospital,
St. Cloud, MN

Dr. Michael Salmela
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2014

Class of 2014

Mohamed Abdihalim
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of California, San Diego, CA

Ryan Brady
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Keith Craig
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ

Adrienne Dekarske
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Thomas Eluvathingal
Molecular Imaging Fellowship
Memorial Sloan-Kettering, New York, NY

Benjamin Hoffman
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of California, San Diego, CA

Brandon Johnson
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Greta Liebo
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Megan Meyers
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Prashant Shrestha
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, MInneapolis, MN

Jake Theis
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI    

Charles Wiltrout
Internventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2013

Class of 2013

Shawn Ahmed
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Masssachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA    

Cory Daignault
Nuclear Medicince Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Nicholas Frank
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN  

Mohiuddin Hadi
Neuroradiology Fellowship
massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Jon Loo
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of California, Los Angeles, CA    

Derrick Siebert
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Marek Siorek
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH    

Takashi Takahashi
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
University of California, San Diego, CA

Class of 2012

Class of 2012

Annelisa Carlson
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN   

Anil Chauhan
Oncoradiology Fellowship,
Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Lisa LaForest
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Cincinnnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH    

Jessica Laurence
Breast imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Christopher Mager
Abdominal Imaging Fellowshp
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, MO    

Kunal Patel
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of California, San Diego, CA

Trisha Prescott
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Benjamin Spilseth
Cross Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Jennifer Spanbauer
Cross Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN    

David Spirer
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Northwestern Universtiy, Chicago, IL

Jennifer Williams
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Class of 2011

Class of 2011

Kelly Dietz, M.D.
Pediatric Fellowship
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

Eric Moldestad, M.D.
Interventional Fellowship
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Siobhan Flanagan, M.D.
Interventional Fellowship
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL    

Michael Murati, M.D.
Pediatric Fellowship
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

Andrew Frager, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Nebraska Medical, Omaha, NE    

Scott Reardon, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Naveen Gowda, M.D.
Interventional Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN    

Jeffrey Rykken, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Brendan McMenomy, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN    

Gregory Thalken, M.D.
General Radiology Practice
Heartland Imaging Specialist
Omaha, NE

Class of 2010

Class of 2010

Tyler Bailey, M.D.
Interventional Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Wilfrido Castaneda, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Mitch Crider, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Adam Johnson, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Marina Levine, M.D.
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Jay Lin, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Texas, Houston, TX

Adeka McIntosh, M.D.
Pediatric Fellowship
Children's Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Trey Pham, M.D.
Interventional Fellowship
Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute, Miami, FL

Don Schroder, M.D.
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2009

Class of 2009

William Auffermann, M.D.
Cardiothoracic Radiology Fellowship
Duke University, Durham, NC

Brian Bell, M.D.
Cross-sectional Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Kenneth Bricker, D.O.
Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship
University of Rochester- Strong Memorial, Rochester, MN

Derrick Chu, M.D.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Michael Farber, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Bharathi Jagadeesan, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Kari Messner, M.D.
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Naomi Mraz, M.D.
Breast Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Joshua Simonson, M.D.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Daniel Susanto, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Andrew Thoreson, M.D.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2008

Class of 2008

Scott Greenley, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Saravanan Krishnamoorthy, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Nathan McParlan, M.D.
Private Practice
Houghton, MI

David Nascene, M.D.
Pediatric/Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Gregory Rathmann, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Peter Reichert, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Matthew Schaefer, M.D.
Private Practice
Mankato, MN

Alan Shapiro, M.D.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Daniel Steinberger, M.D.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Robert Yost, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Fellowship
Mayo Medical School
Rochester, MN

Class of 2007

Class of 2007

John Colford, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Body Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, Fl

Kelly Furda, M.D.
Faculty
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Craig Grimes, M.D.
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Andrew Misselt, M.D.
Cardiac Imaging
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Randy Muscak, D.O., D.V.M.
Body/Breast Fellowship
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Arun Nachiappan, M.D.
Thoracic Radiology Fellowship
MGH
Boston, MA

Bret Neiderman, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Kavita Peshori
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Sara Veldman, M.D.
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Bret Yonke, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Class of 2006

Class of 2006

Tadashi Allen, M.D.
Thoracoabdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Eric Hoggard, M.D.
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Stanford
Palo Alto, CA

Tara Holm, M.D.
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

Jessica Kuehn-Hajder, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Faculty
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Naveen Murthy, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Gopal Punjabi
Private Practice
Hennepin County Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN

Michael Rogan, M.D.
Body Imaging Fellowship
University of Vermont-Fletcher Allen Health Center
Burlington, VT

Abdul Shamsi, M.D.
MRI Fellowship
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Mark Veldman, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Class of 2005

Class of 2005

John Allred, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

John Crouch, M.D.
Medical Practice
Locums Tenens
Tucson & Phoenix, AZ

Paul Hunt, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Alexander Lai, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Barrow Neurological Institute
St. Joseph's Hospital
Phoenix, AZ

David Lambert, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI

Meghan McKeon, M.D.
Radiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Jeffery Mueller, M.D.
Cardiothoracic Radiology Fellowship
University of Maryland
College Park, MD

Randy Niblett, M.D.
Medical Practice
Tulsa Radiology Associates
Tulsa, OK

Jonathan Sudberry, M.D.

James Short, M.D.
Neuroradiology Research
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2004

Class of 2004

Jeffrey Brace, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Sebastrian Cherian, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Chad Coeyman, M.D.
Medical Practice
Depictro & Miller
York, PA

Scott Cole, M.D.
Medical Practice
Luther Midezfort Clinic
Eau Claire, WI

Alexander Lekah, M.D.
Cross-Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Shelly Marette, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Faculty
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Roman Mirksy, M.D.
Nuclear Medicine Fellowship
NY Presbyterian Hospital
Cornell Medical Center
New York, NY

Frederick Ott, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Christopher Palmer, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Fareed Siddiqui, M.D.
Cardiovascular Interventional Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Jason Wong, M.D.
Vascular/Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University Of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2003

Class of 2003

Martin Asis, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Bryan Canty, M.D
Private Pratice
Billings Deaconess Hospital
Billings, MT

Brent Chamberlain, M.D.
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Stephen Eigels, M.D.
MRI Fellowship
John Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Rajesh Gogia, M.D.
Throacoabdominal Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Alexander McKinney, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 

Loay Muftah, M.D.

Christian Nguyen, M.D.
Cross Sectional Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Michael Semotuk, M.D.
Private Practice
Radiological Associates of Duluth
Duluth, MN

Eric Spitzer, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL

Scott Vanderheiden, M.D.
Chest Radiology Fellowship
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Class of 2002

Class of 2002

Eva Baker, M.D., Ph.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

William Chuang, M.D., Ph.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mark Hinson, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Colorado
Denver, Colorado

Jon Kane, M.D.
Private Practice
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gerald McCullough, M.D.
Private Practice
Tri-County Hospital
Wadena, Minnesota

John Van Tassel, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
Columbia University
New York, New York

Norbert Wilke, M.D.
Faculty
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Class of 2001

Class of 2001

Quinn Carmichael, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship
University of California Medical Center
San Diego, California

John Chang, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

John Dalle, D.O.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

Asad Irfanullah, M.D.
Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mark Miner, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Prateek Sahgal, M.D.
Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Deborah Steen, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Class of 2000

Class of 2000

Meghal Antani, M.D.
Vascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Albany Medical Center
Albany, New York

Alpa Chandarana, M.D.
Vascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, Illinois

Bernie Dallum, M.D.
Private Practice
Altru Hospital
Grand Forks, North Dakota

Grace Fan, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Herbert Jones, M.D.
Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship
University of California Medical Center
San Diego, California

Wendy Kroll, M.D.
Faculty
Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

E. Paul Lindell, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Brian Morley, M.D.
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Alexandra Muschenheim, M.D.
Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ying Wang, M.D.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, Minnesota