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Our Team: Robotic-Assisted Surgery

Surgeons who are specially trained to perform robotic-assisted surgery at Inova

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Lynda Dougherty, MD
Kimberly Matzie, MD
Daniel Otchy, MD
Lawrence Stern, MD

Patty Lee, MD

General surgery
Ranjit Pullarkat, MD

General surgery – bariatric
Hazem Elariny, MD
Niko Tapazoglou, MD

General surgery – head & neck
Ryan Sobel, MD

General surgery – pediatric
Stephen Kim, MD

General surgery – transplant
Johann Jonsson, MD
James Piper, MD

Prashanti Aryal, MD
Sanda DiPaolo, MD

Gynecology oncology
John Elkas, MD
Ruchi Garg, MD
G. Scott Rose, MD
Stephanie Wethington, MD

Sandeep Khandhar, MD

Walter Von Pechmann, MD

Brett Holt, MD
Simon Chung, MD (Medical Director of Robotic Surgery)
Ed Paquette, MD Dana Rice, MD

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

Bariatric surgery
Hazem A. Elariny, MD
Amir M. Moazzez, MD
Nicholas S Tapazoglou, MD

Lynda Dougherty, MD
Kimberly Matzie, MD
Daniel Otchy, MD
Lawrence Stern, MD

General surgery
Richard Brenner, MD 
Gordon Hafner, MD
Hiral Patel, MD
Ranjit Pullarkat, MD
Barry Walter, MD

Leonard Rosen, MD (Chairman of Robotics)
Eleni Solos-Kountouris, MD
Felicia Donald, MD
Lino Montilla, MD
Glen Silas, MD
Jasser Thiara, MD
Jaime Zaita, MD

Gynecoloy oncology
Ruchi Garg, MD 
G. Scott Rose, MD

Jonathan M. Mobley, MD 
Inderjit Singh, MD

Inova Loudoun Hospital

Lynda Dougherty, MD
Kate Khalifeh, MD
Timothy Plerhoples, MD

Saweda Bright, MD
Chauncey Stokes, MD
Jennifer Thompson, MD
Shalanda Webb, MD

Gynecology oncology
Ruchi Garg, MD

General surgery
Robert Ahmed, MD
James Cook, MD
C. Bernard "Bernie" Cross, MD
Leonardo Espinel, MD
Brita Kriss, MD
James Lesniewski, MD
Virginia Madey, MD
Russell McDow, Jr., MD
Barry Walter, MD

Gregory Schenk, MD (Chairman of Robotics)
Nicholas Lailas, MD
Nathan Roberts, MD
Kambiz Tajkarimi, MD
Christine Tran, MD
Jennifer Young, MD

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