Department of Ophthalmology

PGY-2 Ophthalmology Residents

Master
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Iyza

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Iyza Baig, M.D.

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Hometown: Houston, Texas
Undergraduate: Rice University, Houston, Texas
Medical School: UT Houston McGovern Medical School, Houston, Texas
Why Baylor: Renowned clinical and surgical training, wide breadth of pathology, and access to incredible research opportunities in the Texas Medical Center.
Outside Interests: Traveling, reading, cooking, tennis, landscape photography, and playing guitar.

Troy

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Troy Gurney, M.D.

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Hometown: Wichita, Kas.
Undergraduate: Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
Medical School: UT Southwestern, Houston, Texas
Why Baylor: Baylor excelled at everything that I was looking for in a program. The autonomy and joint internship were especially big draws. The residents clearly worked hard but were also obviously proud of the program and vibed well together. I knew Baylor would push me to be the best ophthalmologist possible.
Outside Interests: Exploring new places and playing fetch with my Golden Retriever, tennis, piano, and boating on Table Rock Lake.

Anne

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Anne Irvine, M.D.

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Hometown: Carlisle, Pa.
Undergraduate: Samford University, Birmingham, Ala.
Medical School: Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, MX
Why Baylor: The program's amazingly diverse patient population, the variety of clinical teaching sites, incredible faculty, and friendly, collegial vibe.
Outside Interests: Riding bikes with my husband and two children, hiking, laughing, cooking for family and friends.

Nhon

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Nhon Thanh Le, M.D.

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Hometown: Carrollton, Texas
Undergraduate: University of Houston, Houston, Texas
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Why Baylor: I chose Baylor because I love taking care of the patient populations at Harris Health and the Veterans Affairs. We have wonderful faculty members that are both excellent teachers and clinicians, who foster an environment of collaboration. Moreover, I think we have a great culture among our residents which can make even the busiest days more rewarding and enjoyable.
Outside Interests: I enjoy weight lifting, basketball, eating at the variety of delicious restaurants in Houston, and spending time with my friends, family, and fiancée.

Rohini

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Rohini Rao Sigireddi, M.D.

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Hometown: Houston, Texas
Undergraduate: Rice University, Houston, Texas
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Why Baylor: I grew up in Houston and had the privilege of attending college and medical school in this wonderful city. I chose Baylor College of Medicine for my ophthalmology residency training for its diversity in clinical training pavilions, research opportunities, and its excellent teaching faculty. I am honored to train at Baylor College of Medicine and serve the people in my community!
Outside Interests: Cooking, crochet, embroidery, travel, and spending time with my family.

Stephen

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Stephen Yoon, M.D.

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Hometown: Aldie, Va.
Undergraduate: Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
Medical School: Duke University, Durham, N.C.
Why Baylor: I chose Baylor because of the camaraderie and teamwork among the residents. Baylor offers great clinical and surgical opportunities in a variety of clinical settings. I was also drawn to the diversity and amenities of Houston. 
Outside Interests: Tennis, skiing, hiking and discovering new great restaurants.