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UC San Diego Division of Plastic Surgery Residents

Integrated Program


Dr. Garrison Leach
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Undergraduate: Arizona State University
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Labrador retrievers, weightlifting, and design/engineering



Dr. Meera Reghunathan
Hometown: Agoura, CA
Undergraduate: California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Medical School: University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Hobbies: Poetry, dancing, traveling


Dr. Paige McLean

Dr. Paige McLean  
Hometown: Reno, NV
Undergraduate: (Neuroscience) University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV
Medical School: University of Nevada School of Medicine, United States 
Hobbies: Traveling, camping, hiking, snowboarding, golfing, Crossfit, cooking 


Dr. Riley Dean


Dr. Riley Dean
Hometown: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Undergraduate: (Biology) Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Medical School: McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas
Hobbies: Snow skiing, hiking, fishing, cooking, surfing, traveling, gardening, and cycling

Dr. Kevin Englar


Dr. Kevin Englar
Hometown: Greensboro, NC
Undergraduate: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Medical School: Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem NC
Hobbies: soccer, skiing, keyboard, surfing, traveling

Dr. Anthony Kordahi


Dr. Anthony Kordahi
Hometown: Atlantic Highlands, NJ
Undergraduate: (Psychology) The George Washington University, Washington, DC
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Interests in Plastic Surgery: microsurgery, hand surgery, cosmetic surgery
Hobbies: tennis, soccer, golf, squash, basketball, hunting


Dr. Sean Li
Hometown: Wuhan, China
Undergraduate: (Music and Economics) University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Interests in Plastic Surgery: microsurgery and hand surgery
Hobbies: piano, guitar, singing, basketball, tennis, weightlifting

Dr. Michelle Zaldana-Flynn


Dr. Michelle Zaldana-Flynn
Hometown: Carmichael, CA
Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Interests in Plastic Surgery: Breast Surgery and Reconstruction
Hobbies: Travel, road biking, gardening, sewing, swimming

Independent Program


    Dr. Jiwon Sarah Crowley 
    Undergraduate: (Psychology) University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign 
    Medical School: Florida State University- College of Medicine 
    Residency: University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento


Dr. Adam Hauch
Hometown: New Orleans, LA
Undergraduate:  Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Medical School:  Univeristy of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Dr. Chinwe Kpaduwa


Dr. Chinwe Kpaduwa
Hometown: Germantown, MD
Undergraduate: (Biochemistry) Harvard University, Cambridge, MS
Medical School: Georgetown University
Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
Interests in Plastic Surgery: pediatrics
Hobbies: working out, playing piano, playing board games

Dr. Chris Reid


Dr. Chris Reid
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Undergraduate: (Biology) San Diego State University. San Diego, CA
Medical School: UC San Diego Medical School, San Diego, CA
Residency: UC San Diego, San Diego, CA
Interests in Plastic Surgery: reconstructive microsurgery and craniofacial surgery
Fellowship:  Reconstructive Microsurgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Charlie Chen


Dr. Charlie Chen 
Hometown: San Marino, CA
Undergraduate: (Biology) UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Medical School: Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Residency: Yale University, New Haven, CT
Interests in Plastic Surgery: Aesthetic Surgery
Fellowship:  ASAPS Aesthetic Fellowship with Dr. Joeph Hunstad, Hunstad-Kortesis Center, Charlotte, N.C.

Dr. Gehaan D'Souza


Dr. Gehaan D'Souza
Undergraduate: (Mol Biology) John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD  
Medical School: UC Irvine, Irvine, CA   
Residency: UC Irvine and University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
Fellowship: Aesthetic Surg Fellowship Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH

Dr. Ahmad Saad


Dr. Ahmad Saad
Undergraduate: (Biology) American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Medical School: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency: Yale University, New Haven, CT
Fellowship: Private Practice in San Diego and Faces+ with Dr. Steve Cohen

Dr. Brian Mailey


Dr. Brian Mailey
Undergraduate: (Biology) Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
Medical School: University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Champign-Urbana, and Rockford, IL  
Residency: UC Irvine, Department of Surgery, Orange, CA and City of Hope, National Cancer Center, Duarte, CA 
Fellowship: Hand Surgery Fellowship, University of Texas, Southwestern, Dallas, TX

Dr. Sam Saba


Dr. Sam Saba
Undergraduate: (Biology) Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
Residency: Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Fellowship:  Microsurgery Fellowship, University of Texas, Southwestern, Dallas, TX

Dr. Jason Bailey


Dr. Jason Bailey
Undergraduate: (Italian) University of Texas, Austin, Austin, TX Biotechnology reciprocal year aboard program Department of Chemistry University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Medical School: University of Texas Medical School Houston, Houston, TX 
Residency:  UCSD, San Diego, CA
Fellowship:  UCSD Clinical Instructor Division of Plastic Surgery, San Diego,

Dr. Dan Brown


Dr. Dan Brown
Undergraduate: (Neuroscience) Univ of Pittsburgh, Pittsburg, PA
Medical School: MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine
Residency: New York Univ Medical Center, Inst for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Microvascular and Tissue Engineering Laboratory and Microsurgical & Craniofacial Research Fellowship, NYU Medical Center Institute for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York, NY
Fellowship: Private Practice, San Diego, CA