Meet our Ophthalmology and Optometry Residents and Fellows


Graduates of the Ophthalmology Residency Program at The William H. Havener Eye Institute are trained in three years to a level of excellence that allows a full scope of ophthalmic practice. Our residents have been accepted to prominent clinical and research fellowships throughout the country. 

Ophthalmology Residents

PGY 4

Justin Kuiper, MD

KuiperJustinUndergraduate: Simpson College
Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Christine Martinez, MD

MartinezChristinaUndergraduate: Northwestern University
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Zachary Mikolaj, MD

MikolajZachUndergraduate: Miami University
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Hersh Varma, MD

VarmaHershUndergraduate: Case Western Reserve University
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Edward Washington, MD

WashingtonEddieUndergraduate: Morehouse College
Medical School: Morehouse School of Medicine

PGY 3

Anastasia Alex, MD

AlexAnastasiaUndergraduate: Rice University
Medical School: University of Toledo College of Medicine

Katia Chavez, MD

Katia ChavezUndergraduate: Nova Southeastern University
Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine

Caroline Craven, MD

Caroline CravenUndergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Kristen Ann Mendoza, MD

MendozaKristenUndergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
 

Chris Pappa, MD

PappaChrisUndergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Jessica Scott, MD

Jessica ScottUndergraduate: University of Maryland
Medical School: Morehouse School of Medicine

PGY 2

Lisa Chung, MD

Chung

Undergraduate: Ohio University
Medical School: 
University of Toledo College of Medicine

Mercy Kibe, MD

Undergraduate: Washington and Lee University
Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

Jack Li, MD

LiUndergraduate: Yale College
Medical School: Texas A&M College of Medicine

Julianne Matthews, MD

Matthews

Undergraduate: Youngstown State University
Medical School: 
Northeast Ohio Medical University

Shane Seipel, MD

Seipel

Undergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical School: Case Western Reserve

Greg Sovinski, MD

Sovinski

Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin - Madison
Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine

PGY 1

Maggie Casey, MD

Undergraduate: Tufts University                               
Medical School: Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
 
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Jessica Crawford, MD

Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University
Medical School: University of Kentucky College of Medicine
 
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Alyssa Darrah, MD

Undergraduate: Georgetown University
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
 
Alyssa-Darrah

Tiffany Huang, MD

Undergraduate: Rice University
Medical School: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
 
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Imran Khatri, MD

Undergraduate: Virginia Commonwealth University
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine 
 
Imran-Khatri

Mitchell Romito, MD

Undergraduate: The Ohio State University
Medical School: Ohio State University College of Medicine
 
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Optometry Residents

Optometry Residents

Marcus Noyes, OD

NoyesUndergraduate: University of Northern Iowa
Optometry School: University of Houston College of Optometry
 
Ophthalmology Fellows

Ophthalmology Fellows

Irina Livshitz, MD Surgical Retina

Irina Livshitz 72017Undergraduate: Northwestern University
Medical School:
University of Cincinnati
Ophthalmology Residency:
University Hospitals Case Medical Center

Adnan Mallick, MD Surgical Retina

Adnan MallickUndergraduate: Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Engineering
Medical School:
SUNY-Downstate
Ophthalmology Residency:
Hofstra-Northwell School of Medicine

Kelly Krespan, MD Cornea & External Disease

KrespanUndergraduate: Georgetown University
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Ophthalmology Residency: Georgetown University
 

 

William Stevenson, MD Surgical Retina

StevensonWilliam-updateUndergraduate: Wichita State University
Medical School:
University of Kansas
Ophthalmology Residency:
University of Arizona