Mercy Welcomes New Physicians

August 8, 2011

Mercy welcomes seven new physicians to join Mercy Clinic:

Dr. Zaher Naji

Zaher Naji, MD, FAAP, has joined St. Jude Mercy Affiliate Clinic. Dr. Naji received his medical education from Damascus University Medical School, Damascus, Syria, and completed his Pediatric residency with the University of Missouri-Columbia Health Systems. He rounded out his medical training with a fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University in Detroit. Dr. Naji is board-certified in pediatrics and a member of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, the Children’s Oncology Group, the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Roger O. Oghlakian

Roger O. Oghlakian, MD, has joined Mercy Clinic-Neurology. Dr. Oghlakian received his medical education from American University of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon, and completed his residency at the University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Department of Neurology in Cleveland, where he served as chief resident his final year. He rounded out his medical training with a Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy fellowship at University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Division of Clinical Neurophysiology.

 


Dr. Jason Carter

Jason Carter, MD, MHSA, has joined Mercy Clinic-Emergency Medicine. Dr. Carter received his medical education from St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, and completed his residency training at Synergy Medical Education Alliance/Michigan State University, Saginaw, Mich. He rounded out his medical training with an Emergency Medicine Fellowship also at Synergy Medical Education Alliance/Michigan State University. He is a member of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the American College of Emergency Physicians.

 

Dr. Matthew Brown

Matthew A. Brown, MD, has joined Mercy Clinic-Houston. Dr. Brown received his medical education from Baylor College of Medicine and completed his residency training at Conroe Regional Medical Center where he served as chief resident his final year. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

 


 

Dr. John C. Brand

John C. Brand, DO, has joined Mercy Clinic-Ozark. Dr. Brand received his medical education from the Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency training with the OSUCOM/Medical Center of Southeast Oklahoma Osteopathic Program.

 


 

Dr. Brian R. Swenson

Brian R. Swenson, MD, has joined Mercy Clinic-General & Specialty Surgery. Dr. Swenson received his medical education from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and completed his residency training at the University of Virginia Health System while at the same time completing a clinical research fellowship at the same institution. He rounded out his medical training with a Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship at the University of Minnesota. He is a member of the Gastroenterology Research Group, the American College of Surgeons, the Surgical Infection Society and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery.

 

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