Department of Medicine Faculty


Department of Medicine Directory

Office of the Chairman

Michael P. Madaio, MD, Professor (Chairman)
Justin Pantano, Administrator Operations
Mumtaz Rojiani, PhD, Associate Professor [PT]

Cardiology

Adam Berman, MD, Associate Professor (Chief)
Vishal Arora, MD, Associate Professor
Preston Conger, MD, Assistant Professor
Haitham Hreibe, MD, Assistant Professor
Sean Javaheri, DO, Associate Professor
Deepak Kapoor, MBBS,, Associate Professor
Jacob Misenheimer, MD, Assistant Professor
Vincent J.B. Robinson, MBBS, Professor
Pasha Schafer, MD, Associate Professor
Gyanendra Sharma, MBBS, Professor
Robert Sorrentino, MD, Professor
John W. Thornton, MD, Associate Professor
Neal Weintraub, MD, Professor 
Mahendra Mandawat, MD, Professor (VA)
Christopher W. Pallas, MD, Assistant Professor (PT)
James Wilkin, MD, Professor (PT)

Dermatology

Loretta Davis, MD, Professor (Chief)
Abena Ofori, MD, Assistant Professor [PT]
Christy Rainey, MD, Assistant Professor [PT]
Daniel Sheehan, MD, Associate Professor [PT]
Morgan Thakore, MD, Assistant Professor [PT]

Endocrinology, DIABETES & METABOLISM

Anthony L. Mulloy, DO, PhD, Professor (Chief)
Edward Chin, MD Professor
Renee Julio Harper, MD, Associate Professor
Bridget Sinnott, MD, Associate Professor
Max E. Stachura, MD, Professor [T]
Carlos Isales, MD, Professor
Thomas Huff, MD, Professor (RET)

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Thomas Kiernan, MD,  Professor (Interim Chief)
Steven Ellison, M.D., Assistant Professor
Satish S.C. Rao, MD, PhD, Professor
Amol Sharma, MD, Assistant Professor
Humberto Sifuentes, MD, Assistant Professor
Subbaramiah Sridhar, MBBS, Professor (PT)
Charles Spurr, Jr., MD, Clinical Assistant Professor [VAMC]

General Internal Medicine

Christos Hatzigeorgiou, D.O., Associate Professor (Chief)
Shilpa Brown, MD, Assistant Professor
Thaddeus Carson, MD, Assistant Professor
Thomas Dobosz, MD, Assistant Professor
David Fallaw, MD, Assistant Professor
Jaspal S. Gujral, MBBS, Professor
Dean Harrell, MD, Assistant Professor
Wanda Jirau-Rosaly, MD, Associate Professor
Lee Ann Merchen MD, Associate Professor
Namita Mohanty, MD, Assistant Professor
William H. Salazar, MD, Professor
Vanessa Spearman, MD, Assistant Professor
Pamela Tipler, DO, Assistant Professor
Jarvis G. Reynolds, MD, Associate Professor [RET]

Hematology/Oncology

Anand Jillella, MD, Professor (Chief)
Locke Bryan, MD, Assistant Professor
Paul M. Dainer, MD, Associate Professor
Zhonglin Hao, MD, Assistant Professor
Asha Nayak Kapoor, MD, Assistant Professor
Abdullah Kutlar, MD, Professor
Jeremy Pantin, MD Clinical Assistant Professor
Jigarkumar Parikh, MD, Assistant Professor
Claude Sportes, MD, Professor
Leila Clay, MD, Assistant Professor

Infectious Diseases

Jose Vazquez, MD, Professor (Chief )
Stephanie Baer, MD, Assistant Professor (VA)
Andrew Chao, MD, Assistant Professor
Rhonda Colombo, MD, Assistant Professor
John Fisher, MD, Professor (PT)
David R. Haburchak, MD, Professor
Cheryl L. Newman, MD, Professor
J. Peter Rissing, MD, Professor  [T]
Stuart Thompson, PhD, Associate Professor

Nephrology

Laura L. Mulloy, DO, Professor (Chief)
Matthew J. Diamond, DO, Associate Professor
Rajan Kapoor, MD, Assistant Professor
Michael P. Madaio, MD, Chairman Department of Medicine
Azeem Mohammed, MD, Assistant Professor
N. Stanley Nahman, MD, Professor
William Paulson, MD, Professor [T]
J. Jason White, MD, Associate Professor
Carlos Zayas, MD, Professor

Pulmonary 

William Bruce Davis, MD, Professor (Chief) [T]
Amy Blanchard, MD, Associate Professor
Thomas Dillard, MD, Professor
Caralee Forseen, MD, Assistant Professor
Joyce Gonzales, MD, Assistant Professor  
James Gossage, MD, Professor
Clark McDonough, DO, Assistant Professor
Varsha Taskar, MD, Assistant Professor
John W. Brice, MD, Clinical Associate Professor (VA)
Edward Clark Garner, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor (VA)
James K. Smith, MD, Clinical Associate Professor (VA)
Umapathy Siddaramappa, PhD, Assistant Professor

Rheumatology

Laura Carbone, MD, Professor (Chief)
Walter J. Moore, MD, Professor
Alyce Oliver, MD, Associate Professor
Joseph Bailey, MD, Professor (RET)

Institutes/ Centers & Other Campuses:

Academic Affairs

Paul Wallach, MD, Professor, Vice Dean
T. Andrew Albritton, MD, Professor
Alexander H. Lorch, Jr., Assistant Professor, Part-Time
Louise M. Thai, MD, Professor, Part-Time
Andria Thomas, PhD, Associate Professor

Augusta University Cancer Center

Samir Khleif, MD, Professor (T), Director CC
Yukai He, MD, Associate Professor [T]
Gang Zhou, PhD, Associate Professor [TT]
Mikayel Mkrtichyan, PhD, Instructor (3/1/12 – Hem/onc)

CBGM

Leszek Ignatowicz, PhD, Professor [T]
Piotr Kraj, DVM, Associate Professor [T]
Rafal Pacholczyk, PhD, Assistant Professor [TT]
Robert Podolsky, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
Center for Clinical Investigation
Anthony L. Mulloy, DO, Professor (Director)

IMMAG

Erhard Bieberich, PhD, Professor [T]
Richard S. Cameron, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
KeHong Ding, Research, PhD, Senior Research Sci
William S. Dynan, PhD, Professor [T]
Ali Eroglu, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
Shuyi Li, PhD, MD, Adjunct Research Sci
BaoZheng Yuan, MD, Assistant Research Sci
Qing Zhong, PhD, Senior Research Sci

Immunotherapy Center

Andrew L. Mellor, PhD, Professor (Director) [T]
Philip Chandler, PhD, Principal Research Sci
Pandelakis Koni, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
Santhakumar Manicassamy, PhD, [TT]

Molecular Chaperone & Radiobiology

Anatolij Horuzsko, MD, PhD, Associate Professor [T]
Ahmed Chadli, PhD., Assistant Professor [TT]
Dimitrios Moskophidis, MD, Professor [T]

VBC (Vascular Biology Center )

Boris Gorshkov, PhD, Assistant Research Sci
Ganesan Ramesh, PhD, Associate Professor [TT]
Yaoliang Tang, MD, PhD, Associate Professor
Alexander Verin, PhD, Professor [TT]

Graduate Studies:

Patricia L. Cameron, PhD, Assistant Professor

MCG-UGA Medical Partnership:

Seth Jelinek