Neurosurgery announces new residents, chief residents for 2020-21
New neurosurgery residents and chief residents announced for 2020-21
The department of neurosurgery at the University of Kansas Medical Center announced Anand Dharia, M.D., and Andrew Guillotte, M.D., as its new residents for the 2020-21 academic year.
Dharia earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, where he was active as a peer advisor and in the student council. He used an undergraduate degree in bioengineering from the University of California, Berkeley, to pursue a career in engineering before deciding to shift his focus to medicine and patient care. Dharia's extracurricular interests include soccer, basketball, travel and reading. He also plays the saxophone and was a street performer.
Guillotte is a graduate of the University of Missouri, Columbia, School of Medicine, where he was the recipient of the Medzou Outstanding Volunteer Award in 2019. He also was an American Association of Neurological Surgeons Neurosurgical Top Gun Competition Medical Student Award winner in 2018. With an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering and minor in mathematics, he worked as a mechanical engineer before transitioning to medicine. In Guillotte's spare time, he enjoys photography, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, boxing, camping and fishing.
The department also announced Domenico Gattozzi, M.D., and Chris Miller, M.D., as co-chief residents for the 2020-21 academic year. Gattozzi earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Texas and completed his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Miller holds an undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University and graduated with his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine.