As a resident, your mentors will include faculty who have completed training within the past five years. Our surgeons and program leadership are fully invested in your success, offering invaluable expertise with more than 20 years’ experience in vascular surgery.

Program Leadership

Theodore Teruya,  MD

Theodore Teruya, MD

Associate Program Director

Dr. Teruya is a California native. He completed his medical school education and GS residency at the University of Hawaii, going on to complete his Vascular Surgery Fellowship training at Loma Linda University. His training was supplemented with a mini-fellowship in endovascular surgery at Southern Illinois University. Dr. Teruya has worked in the private sector and non-profit settings, and he holds a commission as commander in the U.S. Navy. Dr. Teruya has an unwavering commitment to vascular surgery, working tirelessly to help educate students, residents, and fellows.


Ahmed Abou-Zamzam, MD Professor of Surgery Division Chief, Vascular Surgery
Name Title
Kristyn Mannoia, MD Assistant Professor
Associate Program Director, Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency
Director of Education & Wellness, Vascular Surgery Fellowship
Sheela Patel, MD Assistant Professor
Program Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship
Allen Murga, MD Assistant Professor
Beatriz Leong, MD Assistant Professor