Dan is originally from Spokane and attended medical school at the University of Washington. He will be completing his Dermatology residency at Texas Tech. Dan enjoys being back “home” with his wife and eating as much food as possible. His wife has a food blog so he has to fulfill his obligations to help her out!
Edward Callahan, III, MD
Edward was born in Leavenworth, WA and graduated from the University of Washington. He is headed to the University of Utah for his Interventional Radiology residency. Any of his free time is either spent outdoors hunting, fishing and hiking or managing his construction company.
Paul Chamberlain, MD
Paul Chamberlain grew up near Boise, Idaho and he is excited to be back in the Northwest. After graduating from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, he completed his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine and a Masters of Public Health at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. He is married with two children and one on the way, and loves spending time outdoors in and around Spokane with his family. After finishing his transitional year, he will return to Baylor College of Medicine to complete his residency in Ophthalmology.
Stephanie Clark, MD
Stephanie is a Seattle, Washington native and graduated from Western University of Health Sciences - COMP. Prior to medical school, she received a Master’s degree in Nutrition and she will complete her residency in PM&R at the Mayo Clinic with plans to pursue a sports medicine fellowship upon completion. Cooking, traveling, running, speaking Spanish and spending time with her friends and family are some of her favorite activities. She is excited to be back in the Pacific Northwest for her intern year and looks forward to exploring the city of Spokane.
Sebastian Elstrott, MD
Sebastian was born in New Orleans, LA but spent the later part of his childhood in Eugene, OR and in the Jura region of France. He is a triplet and a French-American dual citizen. He enjoys reading, hiking, photography, and playing golf with his triplet siblings. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University and will be heading to UC Irvine for Radiology Residency.
Emily Gorell, DO
Emily is from the Bay Area, California. Prior to medical school, she conducted clinical research for several years at Stanford School of Medicine. She also earned a master's degree from Georgetown University. She attended medical school at A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, at her school's Seattle campus. She will be going into dermatology. She enjoys trivia and wine tasting.
Trevor Hansen, MD
Trevor was raised in Logan, Utah. He is an avid college football fan, and also enjoys skiing and spending time outdoors with his wife and 1-year-old daughter. He attended Oregon Health and Science University for medical school, and is happy to stay in the northwest for his Transitional Year here in Spokane. He will complete his residency training in Dermatology starting next year at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.
Joel Hayden, MD
Joel is from Scottsdale, AZ. He enjoys winter sports, soccer, cooking, and traveling to different countries. His favorite city is Gimmelwald, Switzerland because of the incredible waterfalls and whitewater rafting. Joel graduated from Creighton University and will be heading to St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix for diagnostic radiology.
Wesley Hunter, DO
Wesley is from Paradise, California. He is a BYU grad and attended medical school at Rocky Vista University. He will be going into radiology and will complete that at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center here in Spokane. He is married, has a young son and a daughter on the way. He loves spending time with his family and enjoying the outdoors. He spent many childhood summers in Coeur d'Alene, as that is where his dad grew up, and is happy to be in the area again.
Clayton Kirk, MD
Clayton was born and raised in Chicago, IL. He went to the University of Illinois for undergrad and Loyola University Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine for his medical education. After this brief stint in the beautiful inland northwest, he is heading back to his home program at Loyola for his ophthalmology training.
Ryan Kraus, MD
Ryan Graduated from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. He was born and raised in Southern California. He and his wife enjoy hiking, traveling, and spending time with their daughter. He will be going to the University of Utah to complete his radiation oncology residency.
Laura Pasternack, MD
Laura grew up sharing her time between Orange County, CA and Kootenay Lake, BC. She has her Masters Degree in Global Health from UCSF. She attended medical school in Philadelphia at Drexel College of Medicine. Next year she will continue her training in Anesthesiology at UCSF. She enjoys sketching, painting, and exploring the beauty of the northwest through various outdoor activities. She also enjoys hanging out with her family dog who is a Guinness World Record holder for fastest dog on two front paws.
Andrew Roehrig, MD
Andrew was born in Redmond, Washington, and attended the University of Washington. He and his wife are skiers and hikers, and enjoy the vast amount of trails that the greater Spokane area has to offer. They also have an energetic Goldendoodle, Bennett, who constantly needs playtime. Andrew and his family will be heading across the country to SUNY Upstate Medical University for Radiation Oncology.
Crosby Rock, MD
Crosby is from Grand Junction, CO and went to medical school at Texas Tech. He will be heading to the University of Kansas to complete his residency in Radiation Oncology. In his free time, he loves being with his wife and two sons. You can also find him enjoying a nice long bike ride or a pick-up game of basketball.
Nicholas Spendlove, MD
Nicholas grew up in Utah. Before attending BYU, he did his LDS Mission in the US. He attended medical school at UT Southwestern in Texas. He will be going into Ophthalmology at Texas Tech in Lubbock. He is married and has four lovely children. They enjoy doing anything outside. He has also played the bagpipes competitively. They all love their German Shepard.
Michelle Tran, MD
Michelle is from Palo Alto, California and graduated from UC Davis. She will be continuing her training in Diagnostic Radiology at Providence Sacred Heart. She enjoys knitting and tumor boards.
Brittany Urso, MD
Brittany grew up in Spokane and is extremely happy to be back with friends and family. She graduated from the University of Central Florida College of Medicine and is now back in her hometown before going to UC Irvine for dermatology residency next year. She loves all outdoorsy activities, especially skiing, rock climbing, playing soccer, hiking, and running.
Bridget Walker, MD
Bridget is from Albuquerque, NM and attended medical school at Texas Tech. She is going into dermatology and will complete her residency at Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania. She and her husband love all manner of outdoor activities from backpacking to canoeing to skiing and are enjoying exploring the beautiful mountains, rivers, and lakes in this part of the country.