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Charles Coones, M.D.
Charles Coones, M.D.
Class of 2015

Education: University of Tennessee

Hometown: Knoxville, Tennessee

Hobbies and Interests: Photography, graphic design, numismatics and spending time with family.

Why I Chose McLeod: "The unopposed, community-based practice experience at McLeod allows a breadth of experience for the future family physician."

 



David Shupe, D.O.
David Shupe, D.O.
Class of 2015

Hometown: Kennesaw, Georgia

Education: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hobbies and Interests: Reading, hiking, camping, spending time with his wife and their daughter.

Why I Chose McLeod: " I wanted a place where I could learn all forms of medicine in an unopposed program."



Dawn McCalla, M.D.
Dawn McCalla, M.D.
Class of 2015

Education: Ross University School of Medicine

Hometown: Miami, Florida

Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with family and friends

Why I Chose McLeod: "McLeod offers an unopposed program with great opportunities for  learning and growth."



Elizabeth Harleston, M.D.
Elizabeth Harleston, M.D.
Class of 2015

Education: St. Louis University School of Medicine

Hometown: Charleston, South Carolina

Hobbies and Interests: reading frivolous paperbacks, eating other people's cooking, singing songs to which she doesn't know the words.

Why I chose McLeod: "I liked the residents and faculty at McLeod Family Medicine."



Jamie Spicer, M.D.
Jamie Spicer, M.D.
Class of 2015

Education: Drexel University School of Medicine, MD

Hometown: New Paris, Pennsylvania

Hobbies and Interests: Jogging, traveling and spending time outdoors

Why I Chose McLeod: "I chose McLeod  because it is an unopposed program that offers many opportunities for learnign procedures. I liked the friendly attitude of the residents and faculty during my interview process."



Kevin Martin, D.O.
Kevin Martin, D.O.
Class of 2015

Education: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Vallejo, California

Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with famiy and friends, gardening, film and camping

Why I Chose McLeod: "I chose McLeod becuase I wanted a community hospital that was near the size of a university hospital; a place where I can take care of my own ICU patients and have the autonomy when deciding their care.  I was also looking for a program where the attending physicians treated you as colleauges, not as residents, in a community that was quiet with easy access to a large city environment."



Kyle Gehres, D.O.
Kyle Gehres, D.O.
Class of 2015

Eduation: Rhodes Colleges, B.A., 2004
                Philadelphia College of Oseopathic Medicine, D.O., 2011

Hometown: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Hobbies and Interests: Running, working at the Mercy Clinic, spending time with family

Why I Chose McLeod: "McLeod offered the total package.  It was an unopposed program at a large regional medical center.  Procedures, research, and international health participation were highly encouraged.  The residents and faculty are incredibly welcoming."



Naceme Azizzadeh, D.O.
Naceme Azizzadeh, D.O.
Class of 2015

Education:  Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Columbia, South Carolina

Hobbies and Interests:  Traveling, cooking, community service and shopping

Why I Chose McLeod: "I chose McLeod because it is an unopposed program close to home; the program is geared to quality education."



Andre Dyer, M.D.
Andre Dyer, M.D.
Class of 2016

Hometown:  May Penn, Jamaica

Education: Medical University of South Carolina, MD, 2013 

Hobbies and Interests:  Soccer, cooking, traveling and international medicine

Why I choose McLeod: "McLeod has an excellent repuation and is an unopposed program.  They offer a family atmosphere with heavy inpatient and procedural training."

 



Ashley Locklear-Batton, D.O.
Ashley Locklear-Batton, D.O.
Class of 2016

Education: Virginia College of Medicine, DO, 2013

Hometown: Pembroke, NC

Hobbies and Interests: Skiing, scrapbooking, shopping and spending time with family.

Why I Chose McLeod: "I chose McLeod because they offered strong inpatient training and a family oriented environment.  The attending and residents were very welcoming and willing to teach."



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