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Meet Our New Physicians​

Caring for patients close to home and work


Mehreen Fatima, MD
Family Medicine​​
Dr. Mehreen Fatima ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. She cares for patients at our Sienna Plantation Clinic.

​Fun Facts
As a child, Dr. Fatima’s favorite book was “Sherlock Holmes,” and she wished to have the power to help people when they are alone and in need. She loves to visit places with beautiful scenery and nature.
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Shira Amdur, MD
Palliative Medicine​​
Dr. Shira Amdur ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. She cares for patients at our Main Campus.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Amdur’s favorite historical figure is Benjamin Franklin. Her guilty pleasure is playing the Powerball lottery and her favorite book is “A Confederacy of Dunces.”
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Michelle Udayamurthy, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Michelle Udayamurthy ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. She cares for patients at our Main Campus.

​Fun Facts
The most interesting place Dr. Udayamurthy has ever traveled to is Antarctica – her seventh continent to visit. Her favorite dessert is cookies and her role models are her parents.​
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Siddharth Aranke, MD
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/Spine​​
Dr. Siddharth Aranke ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. He cares for patients at our Main Campus, Summer Creek and Meyerland Plaza Clinics.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Aranke enjoys reading, working out, traveling and watching basketball.
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Neema Nayeb-Hashemi, MD
Ophthalmology​​
Dr. Nayeb-Hashemi ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. He cares for patients at The Woodlands Clinic and Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Nayeb-Hashemi enjoys traveling, basketball, reading and composing electronic music.
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Mihir Shah, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Mihir Shah ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. He cares for patients at The Vintage Clinic.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Shah’s favorite book is “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald. As a child, he wished to be a pilot so he could travel the world. His favorite medical show is “Scrubs.”
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Shane Magee, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Shane Magee ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. He cares for patients at our Tanglewood Clinic.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Magee’s favorite book is “Les Miserables” by Victor Hugo and his favorite medical show is “St. Elsewhere.” When he was a child, he wanted to be an astronaut. 
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Angie Curtis, MD, MPT
Pediatrics; Pediatric Sports Medicine​​
Dr. Angie Curtis ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at The Vintage and Main Campus locations.

​Hobbies and Intere​sts
Dr. Curtis enjoys working out, traveling, sporting events, spending time with her loved ones and her two Yorkies Angelo and Armani.
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​​John Griffin, MD, FAAD
Dermatology; Dermatopathology​​
Dr. John Griffin ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in September, 2016. He cares for patients at our Tanglewood Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Griffin enjoys Texas A&M football, mountain biking, spending time with his family, outdoor activities and reading.
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Jamise Crooms, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Jamise Crooms ​joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Meyerland Plaza Clinic.

​Fun Facts
The most interesting place Dr. Crooms has traveled to is Australia. If she could have superpowers, she would choose the ability to fly. Her mother is her role model because of her selfness nature, enduring spirit and willingness to serve others.
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Rahul Trikha, MD
Cardiology​​
Dr. Rahul Trikha​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at The Woodlands Clinic.

​Fun Facts
As a child, Dr. Trikha wanted to be a cardiologist because his grandfather had heart problems. His favorite television show is The Office. 
Elizabeth Pena, DO
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation/Spine​​
Dr. Elizabeth Pena joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Clear Lake, Main Campus and Pasadena Clinics.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Pena’s favorite musicians are the Bee Gees. The best advice she ever received is “Don’t be afraid to change your mind.” Her favorite meal is salmon with asparagus and sweet potatoes. 
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Brenna Muniz, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Brenna Muniz​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Cypress Clinic.​

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Muniz enjoys traveling, exercising and reading.
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Yoav Kaufman, MD
Plastic Surgery​​
Dr. Yoav Kaufman joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Main Campus and Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center.​

​Fun Facts
The best advice he’s received is, “To be a surgeon is a privilege given to a few; never lose sight of that honor.”
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Jessica Stull, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Jessica Stull joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Tanglewood Clinic.​

​Fun Facts
The best advice she has received was “Live as if you were going to die tomorrow, but learn as if you were going to live forever.” 
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Jessica Lanerie, MD
Pediatrics​​
Dr. Jessica Lanerie​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Sienna Plantation Clinic

​Fun Fact​s
Dr. Lanerie’s favorite books are the Harry Potter series. Her guilty pleasure is television – she enjoys watching Food Network and superhero dramas. As a child, she wanted to be a veterinarian.
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Elmira Rakhmatulina, MD
Family Medicine​​
Dr. Elmira Rakhmatulina joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. She cares for patients at our Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center.​
Fun Facts
Dr. Rakhmatulina grew up in Siberia and her guilty pleasure is sweets, especially milk chocolate.​
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Hassan Dakik, MD
Gastroenterology​​
Dr. Hassan Dakik joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center.​

​Fun Facts
Dr. Dakik’s favorite actor is Daniel Day Lewis and his favorite book is “The Old Man and the Sea” by Ernest Hemingway.
Oliver Wu, MD
Family Medicine​​
Dr. Oliver Wu joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Clear Lake Clinic.​

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Wu enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing the guitar and piano and following sports of all kinds, especially basketball and football.
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Chung Yoon, MD
Cardiology​​
Dr. Chung Yoon joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Main Campus.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Yoon enjoys Brazilian jiu-jitsu and taking care of his pets: two dogs, a rabbit and a parakeet.
Richard Harris, MD, Pharm.D
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Richard Harris joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Katy Clinic.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Harris' favorite actor is Denzel Washington and the best advice he ever received was, “Forge ahead.” The most interesting place he’s ever visited was Brussels, Belgium.
Dino Nguyen, MD
Family Medicine​​
Dr. Dino Nguyen joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Meyerland Plaza Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Nguyen loves to spend time with his family and two dogs. In his free time, he works with organizations like Hard Hats for Little Heads, which educates elementary school children about helmet safety.
Philip Saikin, MD
Internal Medicine​​
Dr. Philip Saikin joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Pearland Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Saikin enjoys reading, listening to music, cooking, jogging and attending sporting events.​
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Hunaid Gurji, DO, PhD
Pediatrics​​
Dr. Hunaid Gurji​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in August, 2016. He cares for patients at our Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Gurji’s best advice he’s ever received was “Always believe that you can do anything you put your mind to.” 
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Mary Schlichtemeier, MD
Pediatrics​​
Dr. Schlichtemeier​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. She cares for patients at our Kingwood Clinic.

​Fun Facts
The most exotic place Dr. Schlichtemeier has visited was Belize. Her guilty pleasure is binge-watching shows on Netflix.
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Sunaina Likhari, MD
Dermatology​
Dr. Likhari​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. She cares for patients at our Summer Creek Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Likhari enjoys travel, yoga, food, music, dancing and reading.
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Megan Pallister, MD
OB/GYN​
Dr. Pallister​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. She cares for patients at our Tanglewood and Woman's Center locations.

​Fun Facts
The best advice Dr. Pallister has ever received was “Kill them with kindness.” When she was little, she wanted to be a marine biologist.


Laura Roberts Pena, MD
Pediatrics​
Dr. Roberts​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. She cares for patients at our Summer Creek Clinic.

Fun Facts 
Dr. Roberts Pena was born in England and moved to Texas with her family when she was 8. Her favorite book is “The Little Prince.”​ 
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Melanie Williams, MD
Pediatrics​
Dr. Williams​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. She cares for patients at our Pasadena Clinic.

​Fun Facts​
The most exotic travel experiences she’s had occurred when she worked in Malawi and when she traveled to Thailand. Her favorite medical television show is “Grey’s Anatomy.”​
Shamail Butt, MD
Hematology/Oncology​
Dr. Butt​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in July, 2016. He cares for patients at our Main Campus and Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center locations.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Butt’s favorite movie stars are Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts. As a child, he was fascinated by fighter jets and wanted to be a fighter jet pilot. His favorite medical television show is “Grey’s Anatomy.”




Ghazala Abuazza, MD
Pediatrics​
Dr. Abuazza​ cares for her patients at our Cypress Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
When she isn’t taking care of her patients, Dr. Abuazza enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, cooking and trying new recipes.
Renita Butler, MD
Radiology​
Dr. Butler​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in May, 2016. She cares for patients at our Main Campus.

​Fun Facts​
The best advice Dr. Butler's ever received was, “Do your best,” and her favorite topics to read about outside of medicine are history and space. If she could have any super power, she’d choose time travel.​
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Sahil Mittal, MD
Gastroenterology​
Dr. Mittal​ joined Kelse​y-Seybold in June, 2016. He cares for patients at our Katy Clinic and Main Campus locations.

​Professional Background 
Dr. Mittal graduated from medical school in Punjab, India in December 2000. From 2000-2001, he served as the house physician in Nephrology at Rajindra Hospital in India.
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Abby Sokunbi, MD
Internal Medicine​
Dr. Sokunbi joined Kelse​y-Seybold in April, 2016. She cares for patients at our Katy Clinic.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Sokunbi likes to relax by watching HGTV. Her role model is her mother. She said the best advice she learned growing up was “Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.”

Sangeetha Radhakrishnan, MD
Internal Medicine​
Dr. Radhakrishnan joined Kelse​y-Seybold in March, 2016. She cares for patients at our Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center.

​Professional Associations 
Dr. Radhakrishnan is a member of the American College of Physicians and the Texas Medical Association.
Kimberly Vernon, MD
Internal Medicine​
Dr. Vernon joined Kelse​y-Seybold in March, 2016. She cares for patients at our Meyerland Plaza Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Vernon enjoys spending time with family and playing with her dogs. 
Rosella Creed, MD, FAAD
Dermatology​
Dr. Creed joined Kelse​y-Seybold in March, 2016. She cares for patients at our Katy Clinic.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Creed’s favorite favorite book is “Les Miserables” by Victor Hugo.

Eileen Wu, MD
Orthopedics ​/ Orthopedic Surgery​
Eileen Wu, MD, joined Kelse​y-Seybold in April, 2016. She cares for patients at The Woodlands Clinic.

​Professional Associations 
Dr. Wu is a member of Health Volunteers Overseas, the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Deep Bassi, MD
Radiology​
Deep Bassi, MD, joined Kelse​y-Seybold in February, 2016. She cares for patients at our Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Bassi is trained in Kathak, a classical Indian dance, and has visited Machu Picchu and Peru. As a child, she wanted to be an interior designer. 
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​​Amy Turner, DC
Chiropractic Medicine​
Amy Turner, DC​, joined Kelse​y-Seybold in October, 2015. She cares for patients at our Pearland, Pasadena Tanglewood and Main Campus locations.

​Fun Facts
Dr. Turner said that the best advice she has ever received was “Always be yourself.” Her favorite book series is the Girl With The Dragon Tattoo trilogy. Her favorite television show is The Walking Dead. 
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Krishnawari Pant, MD
Pediatrics​
Krishnawari Pant, MD, joined Kelse​y-Seybold in January, 2016. She cares for patients at our Cinco Ranch Clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
In her free time, Dr. Pant enjoys volunteering her medical services for community outreach. ​





Harjaneet Bedi, MD
Family Medicine
Harjaneet Bedi, MD, joined Kelse​y-Seybold in January, 2016. He cares for patients at The Woodlands Clinic.

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Bedi enjoys music, dance, skiing, and watching sports – Detroit teams in particular.
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Anna Arumugam, MD
Internal Medicine Hospitalist
Anna Arumugam, MD, joined Kelsey-Seybold in November, 2015. She cares for patients at The Woodlands and The Vintage clinics.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Arumugam enjoys listening to music, watching movies, gardening and swimming.  





Ashu Verma, DO
Family Medicine
Ashu Verma, DO, joined Kelsey-Seybold in October, 2015. She cares for patients at our Pasadena clinic.

​Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Verma enjoys running marathons, cooking, reading literature and traveling. 
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Linh Hong, OD
Optometry
Linh Hong, OD, joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at our Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center.

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Hong has developed a passion for providing eye care to the underserved during her service with Remote Area Medical (RAM). As a student, she traveled with Student Volunteers for Optometric Services to Humanity (SVOSH) on mission trips to provide eye care in Mexico, Colombia, Honduras and Belize.​
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Theodore Wissink, MD
Radiology
Dr. Wissink joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. He cares for patients at our Main Campus. He graduated from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Neb., in 2009.​

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Wissink ​enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, playing golf and basketball and watching Notre Dame football.​
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Huiqing Yang, MD
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation / Spine
Dr. Yang joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at our Main Campus, Pasadena and Clear Lake locations. She earned her medical degree from Central South University Xiangya School of Medicine in 1997.

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Yang enjoys travel, cooking and spending time with family.​
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Sanah Ali, MD
Internal Medicine Hospitalist
Dr. Ali joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at St. Luke's Medical Tower. Dr. Ali graduated from Ross University School of Medicine in 2012.
Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Ali enjoys spending time with family, traveling, running, cooking and taking pictures.
Mohsin Mir, MD
MOHS Surgery, Dermatology
Dr. Mir joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. He cares for patients at our Tanglewood Clinic. After completing a Dermatology residency at Baylor College of Medicine in 2010, Dr. Mir was awarded a procedural dermatology fellowship with The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, which he completed in 2011.

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Mir enjoys playing golf, exercising and spending time with his children.
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Tiffany Tracy, MD
OB/GYN
Dr. Tracy joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at The Woodlands OB/GYN and Kingwood Clinic. After graduating magna cum laude Texas A&M University with a degree in biomedical science, Dr. Tracy went on to earn her medical degree from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston.

Hobbies and Interests
Dr. Tracy enjoys spending time with her husband and three children, cooking, and spending time on the lake near her home.
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Diana Collins, MD
Pediatrics
Dr. Collins joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at our Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center. She completed a Bachelor of Science degree in cell and molecular biology from the University of Texas at Austin. 

Fun Facts
Dr. Collins’ favorite childhood game was Mario Kart and her favorite cartoon character was Winnie the Pooh.​

Kamran Ahmed, MD
Internal Medicine - Hospitalist
Dr. Ahmed joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. He cares for patients at our Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center. After completing his Internal Medicine residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in 2011, Dr. Ahmed took a position as an associate professor of medicine and hospitalist at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

Fun Facts
Dr. Ahmed’s favorite musical group is Van Halen. His favorite meal is lasagna and his favorite dessert is chocolate mousse.

Rachele Gibson, MD
Pulmonary Medicine
Rachele Gibson, MD, joined Kelsey-Seybold in September, 2015. She cares for patients at our Main Campus, Spring and The Vintage locations. 
Professional A​sso​ciations 
Dr. Gibson is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association, the American Thoracic Society and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.​
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