New York Medical College At Metropolitan Hospital Center

General Surgery Residency Training Program

Program Alumni


Class of 2019

Ana Machado Hopkins, MD

Specialty: Colorectal Surgery

Fellowship: Colon and Rectal Clinic at Orlando Health, Florida

Joseph Nabil Riad, MD

Specialty: Colorectal Surgery

Fellowship: Mount Carmel Health, Columbus, Ohio

Cynthia Payne, MD

Position: Rural General Surgery

Hospital: Ascension St. Joseph's Hospital, Central Michigan University


Class of 2018

Tina Joseph, MD

Position: Private Surgical Practice

Location: Long Island, New York

Avik Karmaker, MD

Specialty: Minimally Invasive Surgery

Fellowship: Jackson South Medical Center, Florida

Monty Littlejohn, MD

Specialty: Critical Care Surgery

Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, New Jersey


Class of 2017

Warqaa Akram, MD

Specialty: Colorectal Surgery

Fellowship: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Michigan

Juan Carlos Geronimo, MD

Specialty: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Fellowship: Albany Medical Center, New York

Amit Khithani, MD

Specialty: Complex General Surgical Oncology; Hepatobiliary Surgery

Fellowship: City of Hope National Medical Center, California (CGSO)

Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic, Ohio (HPB)


Class of 2016

Ibrahim Azer, MD

Specialty: Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS)

Fellowship: Richmond University Medical Center, New York

Luis Cerda, MD

Specialty: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Fellowship: Montefiore Medical Center, New York

Todd Jones, MD

Position: Faculty Surgeon

Hospital: Good Shepherd Medical Center, Oregon


Class of 2015

Carlos Rivera, MD

Specialty: Vascular Surgery

Fellowship: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, New Jersey

Ranjith Krishnankutty, MD

Specialty: Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS)

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania

Nadeem Quazi, MD

Specialty: Laparoscopic Surgery

Fellowship: Westchester Medical Center, New York