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Meet Our Alumni

Graduates of Tufts University Family Medicine Residency

James S. Bath, MD* - Class of 2007. James graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is now practicing family medicine at Ball Square Family Medicine in Somerville, MA.

Paola C. Batista, MD - Class of 2009. Paola graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is currently practicing family medicine at the Framingham Community Health Center in Framingham, MA.

Christopher I. Bechara, MD - Class of 2001. Chris graduated from Rush Medical College of Rush University in Chicago, IL. He is now practicing family medicine in Lunenburg, MA.

Priya Pullukat Bhattacharrya, MD - Class of 2008. Priya graduated from University of Michigan Medical School. She is now doing a Women's Health Fellowship at MacNeal Family Medicine Residency in Chicago, IL.

Victoria Boisen, D.O. - Class of 1996. Victoria graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Florida.

Stacey M. Breen-Greally, MD - Class of 2004. Stacey graduated from UMASS School of Medicine and she is practicing in Malden, Massachusetts.

Matthew D. Butka, MD - Class of 2001. Matt graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. He is now practicing family medicine in Carver, MA.

Cristina J. Cataldo, MD* - Class of 2008. Cristina graduated from Saint George's University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine south of Boston, Massachusetts.

Emily K. Chin, MD - Class of 2006. Emily graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is practicing family medicine in Stoneham, MA.

Jacqueline C. Chirco, DO - Class of 1997. Jackie graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is now practicing in Waterford, MI.

Evelyn Chu, MD* - Class of 2004. Evelyn graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva University and is now practicing family medicine in New York City.

Matt A. Ciesielski, D.O.* - Class of 2001. Matt graduated from University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is currently working in a practice in Kalamazoo, MI.

Michael D. Coffey, MD - Class of 2003. Mike graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and is practicing in Somerville, MA.

Linda Colby, MD - Class of 1996. Linda graduated from Wayne State School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine at the Harbor Family Health Center in South Boston, MA.

Douglas W. Comeau, D.O.* - Class of 2006. Doug graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, ME. He completed a fellowship as a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow and Team Physician for Wake Forest University. Currently he is practicing family medicine and sports medicine in Boston, MA.

Kristen DiMarco, D.O. - Class of 1999. Kristen graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Coventry, Rhode Island.

Rima Downs, D.O. - Class of 1997. Rima graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in New Hampshire.

Mary K. Engel, MD - Class of 2008. Kate graduated from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Amherst, New Hampshire.

Karyn M. Entrop, MD* - Class of 2007. Karyn graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is currently practicing family medicine in Malden, Massachusetts.

Marc B. Feingold, MD - Class of 2002. Marc graduated from Albany Medical College and is practicing family medicine in Plymouth, MA.

Jill M. Fleming, MD - Class of 2001. Jill graduated from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She will be practicing family medicine at the Family Care Center in Stoneham, MA.

Felicia A. Freilich, MD - Class of 2009. Felicia graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and is currently practicing family medicine at Southcoast Physician Services in Fall River, MA.

Anastasia Fyntrilakis, MD - Class of 2000. Anastasia graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. She is practicing in Seattle, Washington.

Paula M. Gardiner, MD - Class of 2003. Paula graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. Currently she is a Clinical Instructor in TUSM Dept. of Family Medicine and Community Health and is an adjunct professor at the Mass College of Pharmacy.

Kristen H. Goodell, MD - Class of 2007. Kristen graduated from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She is a faculty Development Fellow at Tufts University School of Medicine and is in part-time practice at Medford Family Care.

Stephen Guay, MD - Class of 1999. Steve graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. He is now practicing family medicine at the Lynn Community Health Center in Lynn, MA.

Kristen Guest Pfau, MD - Class of 2006. Kristen graduated from Albany Medical College and will be practicing family medicine in Skaneateles, NY.

Laurie Gumuchian, MD - Class of 1999. Laurie graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She is practicing family medicine at the Family Care Center in Stoneham, MA.

Craig S. Gustafson, Jr., MD* - Class of 1998. Craig graduated from Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia. He is now practicing family medicine in Harvard, MA.

Christine Hand, MD* - Class of 1999. Christine graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Derry, NH.

Steven M. Handler, MD - Class of 2000. Steven graduated from UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School. He is practicing in Pittsburgh, PA after completing a 2 year fellowship in Geriatrics and Medical Informatics.

Casey S. Hanson, MD* - Class of 2006. Casey graduated from the University of Rochester School of Medicine. She is practicing full-spectrum family medicine in Gouldsboro, Maine.

Johnathan E. Henderson, MD - Class of 2003. Johnathan graduated from Yale University School of Medicine. He is practicing family medicine at the Bridgewater Family Practice, PC in Conyers Georgia.

Aimee J. Hromadka, MD - Class of 2004. Aimee graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and has joined a private practice in Beverly, Massachusetts.

Sherry Huang, MD - Class of 2003. She graduated from UMDNJ-RWJ. She is now practicing family medicine in Cupertino, CA.

Wynne Huang, MD* - Class of 2002. Wynne graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. She is practicing family medicine in Massachusetts.

Elizabeth A. Hutton, MD - Class of 2008. Beth graduated from Albany Medical College. She is now practicing in Hamilton and Sherburne, NY with Bassett Healthcare.

Jenifer M. Johnson, MD - Class of 2005. Jenifer graduated from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. She is currently practicing family medicine at the Westchester Medical Group - Urgent Care in White Plains, NY.

Scott A. Jusseaume, MD - Class of 2004. Scott graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and is practicing in Stoneham, MA.

Christina Y. Kim, MD - Class of 2008. Christina graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Malden, Massachusetts.

Alexis M. Klock, MD - Class of 2001. Alexis graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Carver, MA.

Eric L. Knight, MD - Class of 2001. Eric graduated from Harvard Medical School and is now practicing family medicine in Londenderry, NH.

Rebecca E. Krasnof, MD - Class of 2007. Becky graduated from Brown University School of Medicine. And will be practicing at Derry Medical Center in Derry, New Hampshire.

Alicia A. Krol, MD - Class of 2005. Alicia graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is practicing at Bridgewater Goddard Park Medical Associates in Brockton, MA.

Jennifer M. Lager, D.O.* - Class of 2002. Jennifer graduated from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences - Iowa. She is practicing family medicine in Lebanon, OH.

Stephen K. Lane, MD* - Class of 2001. Steve graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is now practicing in Scituate, MA.

Amy L. Lee, MD* - Class of 2005. Amy graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine. She is practicing Family Medicine in Lowell, MA and also is faculty at Tufts Medical School in the Department of Family Medicine.

Claudia L. Legere, MD - Class of 2009. Claudia graduated from the University of California-Irvine School of Medicine. She has donated her snow shovel to the residency program and moved to sunny Austin, TX. She is practicing family medicine at Steiner Ranch Primary Care and hopes to see you all at the South by Southwest Festival!

Lenard I. Lesser, MD* - Class of 2009. Lenny graduated from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and is doing a Research Fellowship at the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at UCLA.

Jacquelyn W. Leung, MD - Class of 2004. Jackie graduated from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and she is practicing family medicine at Ventura County Medical Center in Southern California.

Charlotte Lin, MD - Class of 2005. Charlotte graduated from UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School and she is practicing family medicine in the Indian Health Service in Chinle, AZ.

Shani L. Lipset, MD* - Class of 2000. Shani graduated from SUNY Health Science Center of Syracuse College of Medicine. She practices family medicine with Dr. Poul LaPlante, in Medford, MA.

Charmaine R. Lobo, MD* - Class of 2000. Charmaine graduated from Baylor College of Medicine. She is practicing family medicine in Newton, MA.

Honor MacNaughton, MD - Class of 2007. Honor graduated from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She will be doing a "Reproductive Health Advocacy and Faculty Development Fellowship" at the Institute for Urban Family Health in New York City, NY.

Dana D. Mann, MD* - Class of 2008. Dana graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Topsfield, Massachusetts.

Steven Mullaney, MD* - Class of 1997. Steve graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is now practicing family medicine at the Core Physician Service - Plasitow Health in Plaistow, NH.

Mina F. Obbehat, MD - Class of 2006. Mina graduated from the University of Toronto. Her medical interests are preventative medicine, adolescents and academics. Although Mina has not yet finalized her plans, she hopes to find an ideal balance between practicing medicine and raising her son.

Kristina I. Parisien, MD - Class of 2004. Kris graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and is practicing in Westbrook, Maine.

Hannah E. Phillips, MD - Class of 2007. Hannah graduated from McGill University Faculty of Medicine and will be working for Nova Medical Group in Ashburn, VA.

Rahib M. Poonawala, MD* - Class of 2003. Rahib graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and is now practicing at Rocky Run Family Medicine in Centerville, VA.

Brian P. Randall, MD - Class of 2009. Brian graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine and currently remains in the area.

Catherine A.E. Rea, MD - Class of 2009. Catherine graduated from the Queen's University of Belfast-United Kingdom and is currently practicing family medicine at the Wellesley Family Care Associates in Wellesley, MA.

Ronda A. Rockett, MD - Class of 2001. Ronda graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and is now practicing family medicine in Wellesley, MA.

Jean-Paul Romes, MD - Class of 2002. Jean-Paul graduated from the University of Texas at Houston. He is practicing family medicine at the Meadville Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA.

Stacy A. Rubtchinsky, MD - Class of 2005. Stacy graduated from Albany Medical College. She is now practicing family medicine at the Marblehead Family Practice in Marblehead, MA.

Mark J. Samuelson, MD - Class of 2000. Mark graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. He is practicing family medicine at Harbour Medical Associates, PC in South Weymouth, MA.

Keith Sargent, D.O. - Class of 1998. Keith graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is now practicing family medicine in Lawrence, KS.

Jade L. Schechter, MD - Class of 2006. Jade graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in San Francisco, CA.

Jill Schmidtlein, MD* - Class of 1999. Jill graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Santa Rosa, CA.

Sarah M. Sciascia, MD - Class of 2002. Sarah graduated from the Medical College of Georgia. She is practicing family medicine at South Carver Medical Associates in MA.

Sarah Scott, MD, MPH* - Class of 2009. Sarah graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine and is now practicing in Minneapolis, MN doing urgent care work.

Rebecca L. Seekamp, MD - Class of 2006. Rebecca graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and plans to practice family medicine in Wakefield, MA.

Patricia Sereno, MD* - Class of 1996. Patty graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester. She was a Residency Faculty Physician for Tufts University Family Medicine Residency for eight years and is now practicing family medicine in Malden, MA.

Natasha Shah, MD* - Class of 1995. Natasha graduated from The University of Western Ontario. She is now practicing family medicine at Family Doctors in Swampscott, MA.

Naureen A. Shaikh, MD - Class of 2003. Naureen graduated from Rush Medical College of Rush University. She is practicing at the Tamalpais Family Practice in Marin County, CA and the Palliative Care Program at Marin General Hospital.

Robert Shiner, MD* - Class of 1997. Rob graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He is now practicing family medicine at the Manet Community Health Center in North Quincy, MA.

Jason Moshe Shuker, MD - Class of 2005. Jason graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. He is now practicing family medicine at the Westchester Medical Group - Urgent Care in White Plains, NY.

Jessica Small, MD - Class of 2002. Jessica graduated from Rush Medical College of Rush University in Chicago, IL. She is now practicing family medicine in Stoneham, MA.

Cara L. Smith, MD - Class of 2005. Cara graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School - Twin Cities. She is now practicing family medicine with Dr. LaPlante and Dr. Lipset in Medford, MA.

Kenneth Smith, MD* - Class of 1998. Ken graduated from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. He is now practicing family medicine in Victoria British Columbia, Canada.

Gabrielle M.H. Sousa, MD - Class of 2008. Gabe graduated from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She is now practicing family medicine south of Boston, MA.

Lauren Stearns, MD - Class of 1999. Lauren graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. She is now practicing family medicine in Fullerton, CA.

Timothy N. Stephens, MD* - Class of 2008. Tim graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine - Kansas City. He is now practicing at the Windsor Street CHA community health center in Cambridge, Mass, including obstetrical care.

Anna Louisa Stevens, MD - Class of 2000. Anna Louisa graduated from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She is working in a small family practice office in Arlington, MA.

Michael B. Stevens, MD* - Class of 2004. Mike graduated from Tufts University and practices family medicine at Mystic Medical Group in Medford, Massachusetts.

Mark L. Su, MD* - Class of 2003. Mark graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and is now practicing family medicine at Cornerstone Family Practice in Rowley, MA.

Jennifer L. Sutherland, MD - Class of 2007. Jennifer graduated from University of Arizona College of Medicine. She plans to practice Family Medicine at Cummings Medical Associates in Beverly, Massachusetts.

Jill E. Swartz, MD - Class of 2007. Jill graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and is currently practicing family medicine in New York.

Stephanie H. Taylor, MD - Class of 2003. Stephanie graduated from Harvard Medical School. She plans to practice family medicine in a solo practice in Montpelier, VT.

James D. Tollman, MD - Class of 2002. "Dan" graduated from the University of Nebraska. He is practicing family medicine in Essex, MA.

Sanjay Upadhyay, MD - Class of 2009. Sanjay graduated from Saint George's University School of Medicine and is currently practicing family medicine part time while he studies for a Masters in Public Health at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Dept. of Population and Family Health, Global Health Track, in NY.

Tricia L. Vorderstrasse, MD - Class of 2002. Tricia graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She is now practicing at the Winchendon Family Health Center in Winchendon, MA.

David M. Wahl, MD, MPH - Class of 1998. David graduated from George Washington University. He is now practicing family medicine at the Medical Treatment Center of Saugus in MA.

Emily Y. Wu, MD - Class of 2006. Emily graduated from the University of Florida. She is practicing family medicine, with obstetrics, at Cambridge Health Alliance.

Brian A. Yeaman, MD* - Class of 2005. Brian graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine - Oklahoma City. He is currently practicing in Norman, Oklahoma at the Norman Clinic emphasizing sports medicine and adolescent care in his practice. In addition he continues to run a Medical Explorer Post and his wife Erin has continued her work as a professional cellist. ~ Sooner born and Sooner bred!

Jane Y. Yu, MD - Class of 2004. Jane graduated from University of Miami School of Medicine and is practicing at Bridgewater Goddard Park Medical Associates in Brockton, MA.

* Chief Resident

Tufts University Family Medicine Resident Graduates are practicing in the following locations:

AZ - 1 KS - 1 NH - 6 RI - 1 CANADA - 1
CA - 7 MA - 53
NY - 8 TX - 1
FL - 1 ME - 2 OH - 1 VA - 2
GA - 1 MI - 2 OK - 1 VT - 1
IL - 1 MN - 1 PA - 3 WA - 1