Our Team

Gretchen Ahrendt, MD

Gretchen M. Ahrendt, MD

Professor of Surgery
Director, Diane Thompson O'Connor Breast Center

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Steve Ahrendt, MD, FACS

Steven A. Ahrendt, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Director, Cytoreductive Surgery/HIPEC Program

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Carlton Barnett, MD, FACS

Carlton C. Barnett, Jr., MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Surgical Oncology, Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center

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Nicole Christian, MD, MSCS

Nicole Christian, MD, MSCS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

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Marco Del-Chiaro, MD, PhD, FACS

Marco Del Chiaro, MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
Clinical Director, Hepatopancreatobiliary Program

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Christina A. Finlayson, MD

Christina A. Finlayson, MD

Professor of Surgery

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Ana Gleisner, MD, PhD

Ana Gleisner, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Blair Hamner, MD

Blair Hamner, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Kshama Jaiswal, MD

Kshama Jaiswal, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

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Martin McCarter, MD

Martin McCarter, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery

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Cheryl Meguid, DNP, ACNP

Cheryl Meguid, DNP, ACNP

Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Faculty Affairs for Advance Practice Providers
Clinical Director, Pancreas & Biliary Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic

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Colleen Murphy, MD

Colleen Murphy, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Richard Schulick, MD, MBA, FACS

Richard D. Schulick, MD, MBA, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Aragón/Gonzalez-Gíustí Chair, Dept. of Surgery

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Camille Stewart, MD

Camille Stewart, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Sarah Tevis, MD

Sarah Tevis, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Yuwen Zhu, PhD

Yuwen Zhu, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery

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Adjunct Faculty


Sohei Satoi, MD, FACS

Sohei Satoi, MD, FACS

Associate Adjoint Professor
Professor, Division of Pancreatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Japan

Roberto Valente, MD, PhD

Roberto Valente, MD, PhD

Associate Adjoint Professor
Head of Medical Pancreatology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

Christan Bartsch, MSHS, PA-C, MPH

Christan Bartsch, MSHS, PA-C, MPH

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Erica Becker, PA-C

Erica Becker, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Sarcoma Multidisciplinary Clinic

Kelly Calero, PA-C

Kelly Calero, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Mona Hamermesh, PA-C

Mona Hamermesh, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Nicole  Garduno, PA-C

Nicole Garduno, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Jennifer Goode, PA-C

Jennifer Goode, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Megan Marsh, MPAS, PA-C

Megan Marsh, MPAS, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Esophageal and Gastric Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic

Whitney Herter, PA-C

Whitney Herter, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Colorectal Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic

Kristen Oase, MS, PA-C

Kristen Oase, MS, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Surgical Oncology

Karina  Romandetti, PA-C

Karina Romandetti, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Surgical Oncology

Reed E. Weiss, DNP, AGNP

Reed E. Weiss, DNP, AGNP

Nurse Practitioner, Liver Multidisciplinary Clinic

Bryan Downey, MBA

Bryan Downey, MBA

Division Administrative Director

Phone: 303-724-2632

E-mail: bryan.downey@cuanschutz.edu

Darya Cogswell, MS

Darya Cogswell, MS

Professional Research Assistant

Phone: 303-724-3949

E-mail: darya.cogswell@cuanschutz.edu

Amy Fortner

Amy Fortner

Executive Administrative Assistant to Drs. Marco Del Chiaro and Martin McCarter

Phone: 303-724-4205

E-mail: amy.fortner@cuanschutz.edu

Noelia Huerta

Noelia Huerta

Intake & Access Coordinator

Phone: 720-848-0376

E-mail: noelia.huerta@uchealth.org

Emily Miller

Emily Miller

Professional Research Assistant

Phone: 303-724-7999

E-mail: emily.4.miller@cuanschutz.edu

Laura  Morales

Laura Morales

Intake & Access Coordinator

Phone: 720-848-0710

E-mail: laura.morales@uchealth.org

Cathy Richter

Cathy Richter

Patient Affairs Coordinator II

Phone: 303-724-2725

E-mail: cathy.richter@cuanschutz.edu

Sarah Steinbergs

Sarah Steinbergs

Patient Affairs Coordinator, Surgical Oncology — Breast Surgery

Phone: 303-724-4014

Fax: 303-724-2733

E-mail: sarah.steinbergs@cuanschutz.edu

Richard Tobin, PhD

Richard Tobin, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Phone: 303-724-3949

E-mail: richard.tobin@cuanschutz.edu