Babak Behseta Hometown: Toronto, Normal, Chicago, DC, and now New York! Undergrad: University of Illinois at Chicago in Electrical Engineering Medical School: George Washington University
In my free time: I'm always looking to play sports, especially Basketball, or anything outdoors, social, or competitive. My guilty pleasure: Playing video games and singing Disney songs (not at the same time). Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Bulls! In a past life I was: Steph Curry with the shot. And maybe Marc Anthony before that.
Ben Chill, MD
I am a fun loving family guy who enjoys playing basketball, reading and learning new things. Family and friends are the most important things in my life and of course that includes all of my new friends at SIUH!
Dimitry Danovich, MD
Undergrad: university of California, Davis Med: Ross University school of Medicine
I was born in Uzbekistan and raised in San Francisco. I moved to New York about 5 years ago to finish my rotations in med school and now I never want to leave. In my free time I enjoy being active in any way possible and spending time with my family.
Han Tony Gao, MD
Hometown: Woodhaven, Queens, NYC Undergrad: Syracuse University Med School: SUNY Upstate Medical University
I grew up here in NYC, then left for Syracuse for 8 years, and excited to return for the next three years! My hobbies include scifi and fantasy novels, documentaries, Netflix, TV and film blogs, JRPGs and anything Apple. Medically, I love all things EM but especially Toxicology, PEM, and FOAM!
Brendan Lally, MD
Hometown: St. Petersburg, FL Undergraduate: University of Florida Medical School: Meharry Medical College
Kelly Levis, MD
Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
I am from Philadelphia, PA, the oldest of seven, and bleed gold and blue. I love playing squash, reading and spending the maximum amount of time outside.
Ilya Litvak, DO
I was born in Russia and grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. I graduated from Case Western Reserve University with the degree in Economics and Biology. After a short break, I went on to complete my medical education at LECOM. I have been to NYC many times and always enjoyed the time spent in the city. I am very excited to finally come to this amazing city for my residency training. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with the family and friends, traveling and hockey.
Nicholas Otts, MD
I was born and raised in New Orleans. I studied dramatic writing at Ithaca College in upstate New York before returning home for medical school at LSU. I enjoy humor and good company.
Alexander Philip, MD
I was born in India and raised in Oman and the U.S. I love to go fishing, hunting, and play tennis, basketball, football, and chess. I spend my free time reading comics, preferably DC over Marvel, and playing video games. My wife, my dog Kaiju, and I love Staten Island, and look forward to our many adventures here!