Meet Our Internal Medicine Residents


Named Cincinnati's number one hospital by U.S. News and World Report for 2020-2021, The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine program holds itself to high standards.

Through our commitment to providing exceptional care for our patients, The Christ Hospital has Network remained the National Research Corporation's Most Preferred Hospital in the Greater Cincinnati region for more than 20 consecutive years. 

Our residents maintain our tradition of providing the same high-quality care wherever they practice.

The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine Residency was founded in 1976, training highly  skilled, compassionate and well-rounded internal medicine physicians. 

Currently, 36 internal medicine residents are in the program, including nine categorical interns, ten preliminary interns and 18  senior residents. These physicians are preparing for practice in primary care, hospital medicine or a sub-specialty. 

Meet our Residents

 3rd Year

William Geisen
PGY3 | Chief Resident
Philip Graves
PGY3
Lilit Margaryan
PGY3
Alexandra MacPherson
PGY3
Chizara Nwade
PGY3
Jeremy Renz
PGY3 | Chief Resident
Chris Rosse
PGY3 | Chief Resident
Justin Berger
PGY3

 2nd Year

Abhimanyu Reddy
PGY2
Alexander Pennekamp
PGY2
Balaj Rai
PGY2
Daila Aziz
PGY2
David Schmidt
PGY2
Eric Tharmathurai
PGY2
Julie Van Baardwijk
PGY2
Malik Ahmad
PGY2
Sean Trinh
PGY2
Spencer Wade
PGY2
Ahmed Moid Shehzad
PGY2

 1st Year

Carlos Kuria
PGY1
Konstantin Gruenwald
PGY1
Tyler Halicek
PGY1
Kyle Hart
PGY1
Amy Hecht
PGY1
Kevin Mason
PGY1
Sabrina Newstead
PGY1
Kirtan Patel
PGY1
Ian Patterson
PGY1
Dustin Peth
PGY1
Steven Pope
PGY1
Sydney Proffer
PGY1
Austin Reifel
PGY1
Kyle Schwarz
PGY1
Rutu Shah
PGY1
Reed Shank
PGY1
Christopher Smith
PGY1
Kaitlyn Spinella
PGY1
Jared Yeggy
PGY1

Meet the graduates of The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program 


The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine program holds itself to high standards, helping our residents thoroughly develop their career pathways to become some of the best physicians in the country. We our proud of all our graduates and the work they are able to accomplish throughout their careers. Some of those careers happen right here in Cincinnati at The Christ Hospital, while many are well established in other parts of the country, working to improve the health of the communities they now serve.