Surgical Residency Graduates

RESIDENTS MEDICAL SCHOOL FELLOWSHIPS/ LOCATION PRACTICE/ LOCATION
1978:
W. Bradford Martin, MD University of Wisconsin   Whitehall, WI
1979:
Susan F. Behrens, MD University of Wisconsin Colorectal Surgery
Ferguson Clinic
Grand Rapids, MI
Beloit, WI
1980:
Lynn D. Koob, MD University of Iowa   Rice Lake, WI
1981:
Peter J. Sippel, MD Medical College of Wisconsin Vascular Surgery
Good Samaritan Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio
Manitowoc, WI
1982:
Neal A. Melby, MD University of Wisconsin   New Richmond, WI
1983:
George Portilla, MD Indiana University   Detroit Lakes, MN
1984:
Richard E. Fox, MD Loyola University   Jacksonville, IL
1985:
Henry M. Busch, MD University of North Dakota   Faribault, MN
1986:
Jeffrey Landercasper, MD University of Colorado   La Crosse, WI
1987:
Dominic F. Frecentese, MD University of Iowa   St. Paul, MN
1988:
Marilu Bintz, MD Indiana University   Prairie du Chien, WI
1989:
Joel A. Johnson, MD Medical College of Wisconsin Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO
Ishpeming, MI
1990:
Christopher M. Huiras, MD University of Wisconsin   La Crosse, WI
1991:
Gwen M. Martin, MD University of North Dakota   Rice Lake, WI
1992:
Randel T. Stolee, MD University of Southern California   Perham, MN
1993:
Barbara J. Merz, MD University of Wisconsin   Phoenix, AZ
1994:
Mark S. Claussen, MD Oral Roberts University   Bemidji, MN
William R. Jongewaard, MD University of Iowa   Sheldon, IA
1995:
Gregory G. Dodge, MD University of South Dakota   Merrill, WI
William H. Merry, MD University of Southern California   Omak, WA
1996:
Donald D. Damschen, MD University of Nevada   Plains, MT
1997:
Melanie L. Richards, MD Michigan State University Endocrine Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Rochester, MN
Nirav Y. Patel, MD University of Wisconsin Trauma/Critical Care
University of California
San Diego, CA
Phoenix, AZ
1998:
Hans J. Serleth, MD University of Minnesota Surgical Registrar at Taunton and Somerset Hospital, England Grnad Rapids, MN
Bradley C. Thaemert, MD University of Minnesota   Sioux Falls, SD
1999:
Clark A. Davis, MD University of Washington Vascular Surgery
Arizona Heart Institute
Phoenix, AZ
La Crosse, WI
Jeanne M. Johnson, MD University of Minnesota   La Crosse, WI
2000:
Shanu N. Kothari, MD University of Illinois - Peoria Laparoscopic Surgery
MCV - Richmond, VA
La Crosse, WI
Paula M. Rechner, MD Michigan State University   Sault Ste. Marie, MI
2001:
Thomas H. Blee, MD Creighton University   Red Wing, MN
Kathleen L. Monaghan, MD University of Washington   Duluth, MN
2002:
Robert F. Cuff, MD Michigan State University Vascular Surgery
Kansas University Medical Center
Grand Rapids, MI
Jason D. Walsh, MD University of Nebraska   Scottsbluff, NE
2003:
Matthew H. Guzzo, MD University of Iowa Plastic Surgery Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
La Crosse, WI
Wendy A. Frye, MD Michigan State University   Ishpeming, MI
2004:
Melissa M. Najarian, MD University of Minnesota Colon & Rectal Surgery
Northwest Colon and Rectal Clinic, P.S.
Seattle, Washington
Duluth, MN
Brian P. Watkins, MD Medical College of Wisconsin   Rochester, NY
2005:
Thomas J. Schroeppel, MD University of Minnesota Surgical Critical Care
University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Regional Medical Center At Memphis
Memphis, TN
Memphis, TN
2006:
K. John Hartman, MD University of Iowa College of Medicine   Davenport, IA
Gina M. Risty, MD University of South Dakota   Mankato, MN
2007:
Blaine J. Ruby, MD University of Washington   Buffalo, WY
Luke C. Serck, MD University of South Dakota   Yankton, SD
2008:
Kevin P. Riess, MD University of Minnesota   Virginia, MN
Alexander D. Wade, MD University of New Mexico   Viroqua, WI
2009:

Andy A. Hand, MD

University of South Carolina

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan

Waco, TX

Jesse L. Kampshoff, MD

University of South Dakota

Yankton, SD                 

2010:
 Daniel E. Mumme, MD      University of Minnesota Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Utah
Tacoma, WA
2011:
Julio J. Bird, IV, MD Saint Louis University School of Medicine Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship
Crosby, MN
Marshfield, WI
Nicholas J. Kitowski, MD Medical College of Wisconsin   Black River Falls, WI
Jared H. Linebarger, MD Indiana University School of Medicine Breast Surgery Oncology Fellowship
Atlanta, GA
La Crosse, WI
 2012:
Joshua P. Froman, MD     University of Minnesota   Owatonna, MN
Travis J. Smith, MD Mayo Medical School Hepatobiliary Surgery Fellowship
Oregon Health Science Center, Portland, OR
 La Crosse, WI        
 2013:
Timothy J. Berkseth, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin   Barron, WI
Jill S. Ties, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin   St. Croix Falls, WI
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