PMR Residency Program

Current Residents

Class of 2021 - PGY-4 Chiefs

emortazavi@usf.edu
Undergrad: Nova Southeastern University
Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Travelling, water activities, spending time with family and friends.
PM&R interests/goals: Interventional pain, prosthetics and orthotics, msk

rrotman@usf.edu
Undergrad: University of Michigan
Medical School: Sackler School of Medicine NY/American Program
Hobbies: Traveling, Trying new foods, University of Michigan Sport Teams
PM&R interests/goals:Sports Medicine, Interventional pain, MSK, TBI, and SCI.

kyankowski@usf.edu
Undergrad: University of Central Florida
Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Snorkeling, hiking, yoga, traveling and photography
PM&R interests/goals: Sports medicine, MSK, and holistic medicine.

Class of 2022 - PGY-3

danielleary@usf.edu
Undergrad: University of Florida
Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Working out, yoga, cooking, traveling, sports
PM&R interests/goals: Sports/pain/msk medicine, attending at an academic institution

jtsantos@usf.edu
Undergrad: University of South Florida
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Adventures with my son, fishing, basketball, weight lifting and cooking
PM&R interests/goals: General Rehab, MSK, Interventional Pain

mvassaur@usf.edu
Undergrad: Texas A&M University
Medical School: Texas A&M University
Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and three girls, lifting weights, fishing, hiking/camping, watching football (Texas A&M and the Dallas Cowboys), going to the beach
PM&R interests/goals: MSK, Pain, Sports Medicine, holistic treatment, acupuncture

Class of 2023 - PGY-2

Undergrad: BYU
Medical School:Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences
Hobbies:Seahawks football, BYU sports, playing baseball, fishing, board games, and going on new adventures with my family.
PM&R interests/goals:Adaptive sports, robotic assisted rehab, VR rehab, general rehab

Undergrad: University of Georgia
Medical School:PCOM Georgia (Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine)
Hobbies:Georgia football, playing golf, spending time with friends and family, working out, any and all sports
PM&R interests/goals: Sports medicine and spine, MSK, interventional pain

Undergrad: University of Cincinnati
Medical School:Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies:Beach volleyball, weightlifting, hiking, painting, cooking, traveling
PM&R interests/goals:Sports Medicine

Class of 2024 - PGY-1

Undergrad: Temple University
Medical School:Campbell University
Hobbies:Soccer, Fitness, Traveling
PM&R interests/goals:Sports Medicine, MSK, Ultrasound, and Electrodiagnostics

Undergrad: University of Florida
Medical School:Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies:Weightlifting, Florida Gators sports, automobile mechanics, beaching in my 1997 Jeep Wrangler
PM&R interests/goals:General rehab, amputee, hospice and palliative medicine, interventional pain

Undergrad: University of West Florida
Medical School:Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies:Golfing, kayaking, traveling, and spending time with my pups
PM&R interests/goals:Adaptive sports, P&O, and TBI