Residency Program & Contacts

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a teaching hospital of the Tufts University School of Medicine and sponsors and participates in residency programs for over 15 medical specialities.

Contact Information

You can write to any of the residency program directors at the following address:

Program Director’s Name
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805

For more information on Fellowship and Residency programs,the American Medical Association’s Fellowship and Residency Electronic Interactive Database can help: FREIDA Online

Anesthesiology Residency
Sohail K. Mahboobi, MD, FASA
Program Director
781-744-8132
[email protected]

Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency
Elizabeth Breen, MD
Program Director
781-744-8581
[email protected]

General Surgery Residency
Harold J. Welch, MD
Program Director
781-744-8193
[email protected]

Internal Medicine Residency
Elizabeth G. Nilson, MD, MPH
Program Director
781-744-5700
[email protected]

Neurology Residency 
Doreen Ho, MD
Program Director
Telephone: 781-744-8630

Neurosurgery Residency 
Carlos A. David, MD
Program Director
Telephone: 781-744-8982
E-mail: [email protected]

Pharmacy Residencies
Elizabeth A. O’Gara, PharmD
Program Director
781-744-8058
[email protected]

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Residencies
Adam J. Vernadakis, MD
Program Director
781-744-8582
[email protected]

Diagnostic Radiology Residency
Jalil Afnan, MD
Program Director
781-744-8170
[email protected]

Urology Residency
Karim J. Hamawy, MD
Program Director
781-744-7409
[email protected]

We participate in additional residencies in Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, OB-GYN , Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery,  Ophthalmology, and Orthopaedic Surgery.