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Rady Children's Specialists

Emergency Medicine

Team

All of our physicians have completed a residency in pediatrics or emergency medicine plus an additional two- to three-year training program in pediatric emergency medicine (for a total of five to six years of postgraduate training). Our nurse practitioners are also part of the Intermediate and Fast Track care team.

Physicians

Keri Carstairs, M.D., Chief and Medical Director; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Fareed Saleh, M.D., Clinical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Naomi Abe, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Lukas Austin-Page, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Mario Bialostozky, M.D., South Bay Urgent Care Medical Director and Physician Informaticist, Assistant Physician, UC San Diego

Amy Bryl, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor, UC San Diego

Heather Conrad, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Elizabeth Chang, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Gemmie Devera, M.D., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Joelle Donofrio-Ödmann, D.O., Medical Director, Emergency Medical Services; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Atim (Uya) Ekpenyoung, M.D., Ultrasound Director; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Arit Edwin-Enyenihi, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Marc Etkin, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Michael Gardiner, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor, UC San Diego

Nazli Ghafouri, M.D.

Jennifer Giboney, M.D., Intermediate Care Physician; Associate Physician, UC San Diego

David Gutglass, M.D., Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Jim Harley, M.D., M.P.H., Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Scott Herskovitz, M.D., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Cynthia Hoecker, M.D., Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Paul Ishimine, M.D., Program Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship; Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics

Geoffrey Jackman, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

John Kanegaye, MD, Research Director; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Simon Lucio, M.D., Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Katherine Mandeville, M.D, M.S., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Ashley Metcalf, D.O., Pediatric Emergency Medicine Medical Director, Rancho Springs Medical Center; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Melodie M. Miranda, M.D., Intermediate Care Physician; Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Matthew Murray, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Margaret Nguyen, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Mylinh Nguyen, M.D., Assistant Ultrasound Director; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Kathryn Pade, M.D., Assistant Ultrasound Director; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Beena Patel, M.D., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Dunisha Ranasuriya, M.D., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Stephanie Schroter, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Kristy Schwartz, M.D., M.P.H., Assistant Clinical Professor, UC San Diego

Seema Shah, M.D., Director of Quality and Patient Safety; Associate Clinical Professor, UC San Diego

Vanessa Tamas, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Stacey Ulrich, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Jackson Vane, M.D, M.S., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Tatyana Vayngortin, M.D., Associate Physician, UC San Diego

Shannon Wai, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Yvette Wang, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Karen Yaphockun, D.O., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Elise Zimmerman, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

Megan Feith, N.P.
Elizabeth McQuinn, N.P.
Randi Pucely, N.P.
Carly Welch, N.P.

Fellows

Kristina Brumme, M.D.
Sarah Gomez, M.D.
Michael Hazboun, M.D.
Anneka Hooft, M.D.
Matthew Kline, M.D.
Francesca Nichols, M.D.
Sarika Sheth, M.D.
Shane Wo, M.D.