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Robotic-Assisted Surgery Team

Surgeons Who Are Specially Trained to Perform Robotic-Assisted Surgery at Inova

Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Browse Surgeons by Hospital

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Surgeons Trained in Robotic-Assisted Surgery at Inova Fairfax Hospital

Bariatric Surgery 
Hazem Elariny, MD
Niko Tapazoglou, MD

Lynda Dougherty, MD
Kimberly Matzie, MD
Daniel Otchy, MD
Lawrence Stern, MD

Patty Lee, MD

General Surgery 
Ranjit Pullarkat, MD

General Surgery – Pediatric
Stephen Kim, MD

Prashanti Aryal, MD
Sanda DiPaolo, MD

Gynecologic Oncology
John Elkas, MD
Ruchi Garg, MD
G. Scott Rose, MD
Stephanie Wethington, MD

Head and Neck Surgery
Ryan Sobel, MD

Sandeep Khandhar, MD

Transplant Surgery 
Johann Jonsson, MD
James Piper, MD

Walter Von Pechmann, MD

Brett Holt, MD
Simon Chung, MD (Medical Director of Robotic Surgery)
Ed Paquette, MD 
Dana Rice, MD

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

Inova Loudoun Hospital

Surgeons Trained in Robotic-Assisted Surgery at Inova Loudoun Hospital

Kate Khalifeh, MD 
Timothy Plerhoples, MD
John Tillou, MD

General Surgery
Robert Ahmed, MD 
C. Bernard "Bernie" Cross, MD
Brita Kriss, MD 
James Lesniewski, MD 
Virginia Madey, MD
Russell McDow, Jr., MD
Barry Walter, MD

Nadim Hawa, MD
Chauncey Stokes, MD
Jennifer Thompson, MD

Gynecologic Oncology
Ruchi Garg, MD

Lauren Scott, MD

Gregory Schenk, MD (Chairman of Robotics)
Nicholas Lailas, MD
Nathan Roberts, MD
Kambiz Tajkarimi, MD
Christine Tran, MD
Jennifer Young, MD

Gynecology Patients: For questions about how to access gynecology services or to schedule gynecology, gynecologic oncology or urogynecology surgeries, please call Inova Nurse Navigator, Marie Tolliver at 703-858-8936.