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Current Residents

Meet the Department of Surgery residents at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Class of 2023

William Isom, MD
  • Medical School: Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: University of Wyoming
  • Clinical Interest: General Surgery
  • Hometown: Lyman, Wyoming

Javaneh Jabbari, MD
  • Post-Graduation Plans: Vascular Fellowship at the University of Maryland
  • Medical School: Creighton University of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: John Hopkins University
  • Clinical Interest: Critical Care/ Trauma, Vascular
  • Hometown: Baltimore, MD

Adam Kahle, MD
  • Post-Graduation Plans: Transplant Surgery Fellowship at the University of Kansas
  • Medical School: University of Nebraska College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: University of Nebraska
  • Clinical Interest: Transplant/HPB
  • Research Interest: HPB/Transplant Surgery and Medical Education
  • Hometown: Dorchester, NE

Sean Liebscher, MD
  • Post-Graduation Plans: Vascular Surgery Fellowship at Univ. of Vermont Med. Ctr.
  • Medical School: Loyola Univ. Chicago Stritch SOM
  • Undergraduate: Univ. of Notre Dame
  • Clinical Interest: Vascular Surgery
  • Hometown: 

Amanda Sutherland-Beck, MD
  • Post-Graduation Plans: Breast Fellowship at Stanford University
  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Miami University
  • Clinical Interest: Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Hometown: Overland Park, KS

Class of 2024

Patrick Chizek, DO
  • Medical School: Des Moines University of College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate: University of Northern Iowa
  • Clinical Interest: Colorectal
  • Hometown: Cedar Rapids, IA

Brian Cummiskey, MD
  • Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Purdue University
  • Clinical Interest: Global Surgery & Medical Education
  • Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN

Babak Mohammadian, DO
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Undergraduate: University of California
  • Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Quinn Nix, MD
  • Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Clemson University
  • Hometown: Pickens, South Carolina

Class of 2025

Christopher Camarata, MD
  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Loyola Univ. Chicago
  • Hometown: Overland Park, KS

Corey Hounschell, DO
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences.
  • Undergraduate: Missouri Southern State Univ. 
  • Hometown: Joplin, MO

Gregory Mouradian, MD
  • Medical School: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown Univ,
  • Undergraduate: Brown Univ.
  • Hometown: Franklin, MA

Jourdaen Sanchez, MD
  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
  • Hometown: Overland Park, KS

Thomas Schermoly, DO
  • Medical School: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Drake University, Des Moines, IA
  • Hometown: Olathe, KS

J. Caleb Shahbandeh, MD, MPH
  • Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: University of Oklahoma
  • Hometown: Tulsa, OK

Class of 2026

Terra Hill, MD
  •  Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  •  Graduate: John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  •  Undergraduate: Howard University, Washington, DC
  •  Hometown: Kansas City, KS

Connor King, MD
  • Medical School: University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Southeast Missouri State University
  • Hometown: Jackson, MO

Derek Marlor, MD
  • Surgical Scholar Fellowship; Children’s Mercy Hospital, July 2022 – June 2024
  • Medical School: University of Colorado
  • Undergraduate: University of Colorado & Brigham Young University
  • Clinical Interest: Pediatric Surgery & Medical Education
  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Tateum Mattingly, MD
  • Medical School: University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Undergraduate: Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
  • Hometown: Hoisington, KS / Lincoln, NE

Alexander Reeb, DO
  • Medical School: University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, College of Osteopathic College. Fort Worth, TX
  • Undergraduate: The University of Texas at Austin, TX
  • Hometown: Fort Worth, TX

Julia Alexandra Sullivan, MD
  • Medical School: University De Navarra, Spain
  • Undergraduate: University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Hometown: Kansas City, MO

Class of 2027

Jennaye Burkhart, DO
  • Medical School:  Touro Univ. Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate: California State University
  • Hometown: Camanche, CA

Gelilla Daniel, MD
  • Medical School:  Univ. of Missouri, Kansas City COM
  • Undergraduate: Univ. of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Hometown: Kansas City, MO

Katherine Grabowski, DO, MPH, MBA
  • Medical School: Kansas City Univ. College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Rockhurst University & University of Iowa
  • Hometown: Clarendon Hills, IL

Kelsey Lambou, MD
  • Medical School: Univ. of Arkansas for Medical Sciences COM
  • Undergraduate: Louisiana State
  • Hometown: Little Rock, AR

    Aubrey Swilling, DO
    • Medical School: Univ. of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth COM
    • Undergraduate: Univ of Houston
    • Hometown: Georgetown, TX

    Prelim Residents

    Zachary Denton, MD
    • Medical School:  University of Kansas SOM
    • Undergraduate: Pittsburg State University
    • Hometown: Fort Scott, KS

    Andrew Schmidt, MD
    • Medical School: Univ. of Kansas SOM
    • Undergraduate: Bethel College
    • Hometown: Hesston, KS

    Brayden Stine, MD
    • Medical School: Univ. of Kansas SOM
    • Undergraduate: Kansas State University
    • Hometown: Scott City, KS

    KU School of Medicine

    University of Kansas Medical Center
    Department of Surgery
    Mail Stop 2005
    3901 Rainbow Boulevard
    Kansas City, KS 66160
    Phone: 913-588-3117