Open Accessibility Menu

Meet our Faculty

Methodist General Surgery Residency Program

The faculty members participating in the General Surgery Residency program at Methodist Dallas Medical Center are skilled surgeons and dedicated, passionate educators.

  • Michael Truitt, MD
    Michael Truitt, MD
    Program Director
  • Phillip Sladek, MD
    Phillip Sladek, MD
    Associate Program Director


  • Amos
    Darryl Amos, MD
    Chair of Surgery
  • Jennifer Burris, MD
    Jennifer Burris, MD
  • Henry Jefferson, MD
    Henry Jefferson, MD
    Past Chair of Surgery
  • Manuel Lorenzo, MD
    Manuel Lorenzo, MD
    ICU Director
  • Vanessa Shifflette, MD
    Vanessa Shifflette, MD

General Surgery / Bariatric Surgery

  • Sachin Kukreja, MD
    Sachin Kukreja, MD

Breast / General Surgery

  • Katrina Birdwell, MD
    Katrina Birdwell, MD
  • DiPasquale
    Allison DiPasqule, MD
  • Martin Koonsman, MD
    Martin Koonsman, MD
    Chief Medical Officer

Colorectal Surgery

  • Anand Lodha, MD
    Anand Lodha, MD

Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Susannah Hambright, MD
  • Rohan Jeyarajah, MD
    Rohan Jeyarajah, MD
    Hepatopancreatobiliary Fellowship Director
  • Houssam Osman, MD
    Houssam Osman, MD

Liver Institute / Transplantation

  • Richard Dickerman, MD
    Richard Dickerman, MD
  • Carlos Fasola, MD
    Carlos Fasola, MD
  • Alejandro Mejia, MD
    Alejandro Mejia, MD

  • Vichin Puri, MD

Vascular Surgery

  • Ahn
    Samuel Ahn, MD
  • Uceda
    Pablo Uceda, MD
  • Javier Vasquez, MD
    Javier Vasquez, MD

Not pictured: Robert Corn, MD