Department of Surgery

Resident Profiles

Chiefs

Ricci

Caesar Ricci, M.D.

Hometown: Newport, Ark.
Undergrad: Texas A&M University
Medical School: University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio
Favorite thing about El Paso: The culture.
Plans after residency: General Surgery

 
Ahmad H.A. Othman, M.D.

Ahmad H.A. Othman, M.D.

Hometown: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: University of Jordan
Favorite thing about El Paso: The people.
Hobbies/Interest: Soccer (University of Jordan Medical School Soccer Club 2005-2009), volunteering and community service, reading and writing poetry, reviewer and editor on Wikipedia.org, running, squash, volleyball, wake boarding, snowboarding, hiking, and traveling.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

 
Yamin

Feras Yamin, M.D.

 

Hometown: Baghdad, Iraq
Medical School: University of Baghdad College of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: The people and food.
Hobbies/Interest: Soccer, hiking, snorkeling, scuba diving and sailing.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Carl D. Devemark, M.D.

Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
Undergrad: United States Air Force Academy
Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina
Favorite thing about El Paso: The people.
Hobbies/Interest: Woodworking, flying, skydiving, weight lifting/working out, scuba diving, 10-meter platform diving, gymnastics, snowboarding.
Surgical Interest:  General Surgery

 
Jennifer R. George, MD

Jennifer R. George, M.D.

 

Hometown: Westwood, N.J.
Undergrad: The College of New Jersey
Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: The people.
Hobbies/Interest: I have played the alto saxophone, guitar, and piano and have been singing in choirs for many years. I also enjoy baking.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Hashim M. Hanif, M.D.

 

Hometown: Karachi, Pakistan
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College
Favorite thing about El Paso: The people
Hobbies/Interest: My hobbies include crocket, cooking, fishing, camping, and soccer. I also enjoy reading mystery novels and writing poetry.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Ginger Coleman, M.D.

 

Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
Undergrad: Florida State University
Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: The great weather and Mexican food.
Hobbies/Interest: Scuba diving, geocaching, running, painting, reading, and traveling.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

Klinsporn

William Klingsporn, M.D.

 

Hometown: Brenham, Texas
Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: The weather and the people.
Hobbies/Interest: I like outdoor activities, swimming, hiking, fishing, traveling, exercising and hunting.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

Lee

Isaac Lee, M.D.

 

Hometown: Brenham, Texas
Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: The weather and the people.
Hobbies/Interest: I like outdoor activities, swimming, hiking, fishing, traveling, exercising and hunting.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Evan Liggett, M.D.

 

Hometown: Burnet, Texas
Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin, University of Pennsylvania, Austin Community College
Medical School: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy running, road biking, swimming, cooking, carpentry, and travelling.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Colin Martyn, M.D.

Hometown: Ottawa, Ill.
Undergrad: Vanderbilt University
Medical School: Rush Medical College at Rush University Medical Center
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy fingerstyle acoustic guitar, vocal performance, technology, competitive video gaming, sports and graphic design.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery, Bariatrics, MIS

 
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Alexander Schrodt, M.D.

 

Hometown: Decatur, Ill.
Undergrad: Florida State University
Medical School: Florida State University, College of Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy being outdoors, especially water skiing and snow skiing and tumbling.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

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Elizabeth De La Rosa, M.D.

Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Undergrad: University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, Texas
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy traveling and reading. I’ve travelled to Peru, Mexico City, London, Paris, Barcelona, Italy, Marrakesh, Greece, Romania, India and Costa Rica.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

 
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Jesus A. Gamez, M.D.

Hometown: El Paso, Texas
Undergrad: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas
Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, El Paso, Texas
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy fishing, camping, outdoor activities, flag football, golf and automobiles.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

 
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Ellen Wicker, D.O.

Hometown: El Paso, Texas
Undergrad: University of Dallas
Medical School: University of North Texas Health Science Center, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I am a Zumba instructor, and enjoy cooking and travelling. I have been sewing and crocheting since I was a child, so I continue to do that whenever it is practical.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery

 

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Joseph Gamboa, M.D.

Hometown: Boise, ID
Undergrad: Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
Hobbies/Interests: In my spare time, I enjoy snow skiing, swimming, hiking, watching and playing sports, cooking and spending time with family and friends.
Future Interest: Radiology

 
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Charlton A. Lindsay, M.D.

Hometown: Flagstaff, Arizona
Undergrad: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy freshwater angling, automobile restoration and silversmithing.
Future Interest: Radiology

 
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Yanuy Long, M.D.

Hometown: Wuzhou, China
Undergrad: Tongji University
Medical School: Tongji University School of Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy travelling, hiking and cooking.
Surgical Interest: General Surgery