General Surgery Residency Faculty

Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Mark Hirko, MD
Program Director
General Surgery

Pranat Kumar, MD
Assistant Program Director
General Surgery

Ryan Swan, MD
Assistant Program Director
General Surgery & Surgical Oncology

Cliff Connery, MD
Core Faculty
General Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Sean Lee, DO
Core Faculty
General Surgery &
Trauma Surgery

Vadim Meytes, DO
Core Faculty
Trauma Surgery

Haitham Al Shetawi, MD, DMD
Head and Neck Surgery

John Choi, MD
General Surgery

Jason Cohen, MD
Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

Lee Farber, DO
General Surgery

Mark Kulbaski, MD
General Surgery &
Vascular Surgery

James Nitzkorski, MD
General Surgery & Surgical Oncology

Stephanie Saltzberg, MD
Vascular Surgery

Rohit Shahani, MD

Rohit Shahani, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Adam Silverman, MD
Plastic Surgery

Andreas Spirig, MD
Vascular Surgery

Sanjay Thomas, MD
General Surgery

Britt Tonnessen, MD
Vascular Surgery

Fausto Vinces, DO
General Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Gregory Zanieski, MD
General Surgery & Breast Surgery

Putnam Hospital Center

Carl Calica, MD
General Surgery

Scott Grant, MD
Endocrine Surgery

Adam Semegran, MD
General Surgery

Northern Dutchess Hospital

Brian Binetti, MD
General Surgery

Gregory Zale, MD
General Surgery