Department of Ophthalmology




Class of 2019 -- Second Year Residents

 
Aldo Espinoza, M.D.

Interests: Travel, scuba diving, soccer, badminton, racquetball and disc golf.

After graduation: Pending

Educational Background
B.S. Biology with biomedical emphasis -- Southern Adventist University -- 2011

M.D. -- Loma Linda University School of Medicine -- 2015

Internal Medicine Internship -- Augusta University -- 2016

Presentations & Awards:
June 23, 2017PGY-2 Resident Research Presentation
"ERG Analysis of Color Blindness"
June 23, 2017Best basic science presentation at 2017 Resident-Alumni meeting
"ERG Analysis of Color Blindness"
 
Jordan Patton, M.D.

Interests: International travel, golf, playing and recording music, making guitars, church community, hunting and the outdoors.

After graduation: Pending

Educational Background
B.S. Biology -- University of Georgia -- 2011

M.D. -- Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University -- 2015

Internal Medicine Internship -- Augusta University -- 2016

Presentations & Awards:
June 23, 2017PGY-2 Resident Research Presentation
"Proteomic Analysis of Aqueous Humor in Patients"
June 23, 2017Runner up to best basic science research award.
"Proteomic Analysis of Aqueous Humor in Patients."
 
Kathryn Shmunes, M.D.

Interests: Yoga, weight-lifting, art, cycling, reading, travel & cooking.

After graduation: Pending

Educational Background
B.A. Studio Art / Chemisty Minor -- Florida State University -- 2009

B.A. Studio Art with Chem minor -- Florida State University -- 2009

M.D. -- American University of the Caribbean -- 2015

Internal Medicine Internship -- Augusta University -- 2016

Presentations & Awards:
June 23, 2017PGY-2 Resident Research Presentation
"Acute Bilateral Blindness: The Perfect Storm"