Medicine

The goal of the Department of Medicine is to innovate and provide leadership in:

  • Healing
  • Education
  • Discovery
  • Integrated health-care delivery
  • Shaping institutional and public policy

The Department of Medicine supports the mission of Loma Linda University and of Loma Linda University Health.

Vision

  • The Department of Medicine becomes a greater regional clinical resource.
  • The Department of Medicine fosters a spirit of inquiry expressed in research and teaching. Its faculty advances clinical practice and understanding.

Themes

  • Renewal
  • Growth
  • Teamwork

Chair

Douglas R. Hegstad

Vice Chairs

Philip M. Gold

Daniel Kim

Lawrence Loo

H. Bryant Nguyen

Philip Roos

Vice Chair, LLUMC Division

Kenneth R. Jutzy

Associate Chairs

Amy Hayton

T. Michael Kashner

Sonny Lee

Leah Tudtud-Hans

Division of Cardiology

Anthony Hilliard, Co-Head

Kenneth R. Jutzy, Head

Division of Endocrinology

Kevin Codorniz, Head

Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Michael L. Volk, Head

Division of Hematology and Oncology

Mark E. Reeves, Interim Head

Division of Hospitalist Medicine

David H.T. Kim, Head

Division of Infectious Diseases

Ingrid K. Blomquist, Head

Division of General Internal Medicine & Geriatric Medicine

Shivani R. Scharf, Head

Division of Nephrology

Amir Abdipour, Head

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care

H. Bryant Nguyen, Head

Division of Regenerative Medicine

David J. Baylink, Head

Division of Rheumatology and Immunology

Karina D. Torralba, Head

Program director, Residency Program

Sonny C. Lee

Primary faculty

Maisa Abdalla

Amir Abdipour

Dmitry Abramov

Islam Abudayyeh

Endre Agoston

M. Reza Amini

Lydia Aye

Mansoor Azim

Ramesh C. Bansal

Frances P. Batin

David J. Baylink

Abigail Benitez

Aditya Bharadwaj

Rahul Bhardwaj

David K. Bland

Charles Brinegar

Huynh Cao

Jayaram Chandrasekar

Kendrick CHe

Gregory Cheek

Audrey Sue Cruz

Policarpo Despaigne

Christina Downey

Parastu Emrani

Farzin Farajzadeh

Rosemarie Florian

Glenn Foster

Brian Furukawa

Silvana Giannelli

Thomas Godfrey

Walter Graf

George Grames

Tricia Guadiz

Richelle Guerrero-Wooley

Saba Hamiduzzaman

Raymond Herber

Mehrnaz Hojjati

Chung-Tsen Hsueh

Ingrid K. Blomquist

Swapna Boppana

Vince P. Cacho

Tahmeed A. Contractor

Arianne S. Furman

Kay Chea

Chien-Shing Chen

Jason T. Cheng

Sahil Chopra

Ara A. Chrissian

Kevin A. Codorniz

Adrian N. Cotton

Alfred C. Cottrell

James J. Couperus

Patricia P. Dang

Marvin L. Elias

Steven C. Forland

Bevan A. Geslani

Paresh C. Giri

Susan L. Hall

Amy C. Hayton

Douglas R. Hegstad

Anthony A. Hilliard

Thanh X. Hoang

Frank D. Howard

Erick Imbertson

Jason S. Hwang

Sergio Infante

Dale M. Isaeff

Alexander W. Jahng

Charmaine Jamias

Geun David Jang

Niranjan Jeganathan

Suchaya Jinamornphongs

Kenneth R. Jutzy

Tejinder M. Kalra

Muhammad Kamal

Matthew Kaptein

Emmanuel P. Katsaros

David H. T. Kim

Kevin Kim

Shawn Kim

Ja Eun Koo

Edwin Krick

Irvin Kuhn

Victor Laluz

Andrea Lee

Sonny Lee

James P. Larsen

Timothy Lee

Paul Levine

Terence D. Lewis

Jennifer N. Li

Jayce Liang

Roy Liu

Lawrence K. Loo

Kanwaljeet K. Maken

Nirav M. Mamdani

Ravi Mandapati

Neel Mann

Robert Marsa

Axa I. Martell

J. Todd Martell

Michael Matus

Lauren Midthun

Hamid R. Mirshahidi

Saied Mirshahidi

J. Lamont Murdoch

Gayathri Nagaraj

H. Bryant Nguyen

Mike C. Nguyen

Christopher Nguyen

Wassim Noureddine

Matthew J. Oman

Takahiro Otsuka

Sudha M. Pai

James M. Pappas

Purvi Parwani

Jon G. Persichino

Gerald M. Pohost

Vinoy Prasad

Walter Quan

Gulnara Rackauskas

Samira Rahmanian

Vinutha Rajesh

Mina Rakoski

Surakshya Regmi

Rhodes L. Rigsby

Daniel K. Rogstad

Giorgio Roveran

Gergette Sacay

Ebrahim Sadeghi-Najafabadi

Leena Sahay

Antoine Sakr

Vaneet K. Sandhu

Matheni Sathananthan

Shivani R. Scharf

Khaled Selim

Steve Serrao

Matilda H. Sheng

Geoffrey Shouse

Danish S. Siddiqui

Ambika Sivanandam

Hae-Young Song

Liset N. Stoletniy

Teri Swanson

Ellen Tambunan

Laren D. Tan

Xiaolei Tang

Siegmund Teichman

Karina D. Torralba

James Y. Tsai

Leah A. Tudtud-Hans

Padmini Varadarajan

Rafael Villicana

Michael L. Volk

John H. Wang

Mark A. Welch

Leonard S. Werner

Raymond Y. Wong

John Wong

Jeffrey E. Wonoprabowo

Andrew Wright

Xiao-Bing Zhang

Cindy Zhang

Yan S. Zhao

Secondary Faculty

Carlos A. Casiano

Francis D. W. Chan

Camille Clarke

Marc J. Debay

Vi Dinh

Gary E. Fraser

David Hecht

Nancy J. Heine

Kathy A. Herzberger

Yvonne Heung

Sharon Jamie

Jayakaran S. Job

Selma Khan

Pushpa Nowrangi

Sunitha Nune

Kimberly J. Payne

David Puder

Mark Reeves

Joan Sabate

Lawrence Sandberg

Tamara M. Shankel

Rebekah Bartos Specht

Gary R. Stier

Javad Tafreshi

Sigve K. Tonstad

Gina Tran

Chad J. Vercio

Andrew Wai

Alan Wei

Sean M. Wilson

Timothy Wong

Sidney Wu

Emeritus

Stanley Condon

Robert Mitchell

Stewart Shankel