Class of 2023

July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2023

Andrei Jipa, MD

Andrei Jipa, MD, is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati and completed his undergraduate at The Ohio State University. His academic interests include Neuro, IR, and interdisciplinary collaborations. Hailing from Columbus, Ohio, Andrei enjoys skiing, hiking, art museums, and 1/35-1/48 scale models. His favorite thing to do in Cleveland is visiting the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Andrei’s favorite restaurants near MetroHealth are located in Ohio City: Le petit Triangle, and Heck Café. Two little known facts about him are that he has two cats and can speak Romanian.

 

 

Tai Lam, DO

Tai Lam, DO, is a graduate of Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his undergraduate at Wright State University. His academic interests include abdominal imaging, IR, and MSK.

Tai’s hometown is Dayton, Ohio, and his personal interests are traveling, cycling, and trying out new foods. In fact, one of his favorite things to do in Cleveland is to try out new restaurants. He also enjoys the MetroParks. Mitchell’s Ice Cream is Tai’s favorite eatery. One little known fact about him is that he speaks Vietnamese and Cantonese.

 

 

Brandon Pearlman, MD

Brandon Pearlman, MD, graduated from the University of Toledo and completed his undergraduate at The Ohio State University. His academic interests are interventional radiology and MSK. Brandon grew up in Highland Heights, Ohio and enjoys sports, technology, travel, and video games.

His favorite things to do in Cleveland are exploring the food scene and enjoying the outdoors. Szechuan Gourmet is his favorite restaurant. One little known fact about Brandon is that he has a twin brother.

 

 

Devon Smith, MD

Devon Smith, MD, graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University and completed his undergraduate at Case Western Reserve University. His academic interest is Neuroradiology. Devon’s hometown is Cleveland, Ohio, and he enjoys politics, coffee, guitar, classical flute, Cleveland Browns football, and losing to Alex at golf.

His favorite things to do in Cleveland are tailgating at Browns games, hiking in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP), and golfing. Das Schnitzel and Lola are his favorite restaurants. One little known fact about Devon is that he possesses the keys to a submarine (USS224 WWII submarine in downtown Cleveland).