Anisa Yalom, M.D.

Dr. Anisa Yalom is the newest surgeon to join the Regional Hand Surgery Associates. She recently completed the prestigious Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship at University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Yalom grew up in San Diego and attended medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles. She then completed a General Surgery residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Yalom has been recognized for her excellent technical and teaching skills. She received the Excellence in Teaching with Humanism Award from UCLA. Of note, Dr. Yalom was part of the historic team that performed the first pediatric bilateral hand transplant which took place in July of 2015 at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Yalom is also an accomplished sculptor and ceramic artist, having studied at California College of the Arts prior to her medical education. Dr. Yalom is fluent in Spanish and French and conversational in German. She enjoys surfing, open ocean swimming, international travel and spending time outdoors with her husband and son.

Randi Galli, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Randi Galli is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. A member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society that comprises the top ten percent of medical students…

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Anisa Yalom, M.D.

Dr. Anisa Yalom is the newest surgeon to join the Regional Hand Surgery Associates. She recently completed the prestigious Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship at University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Yalom grew up in San Diego and attended medical…

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Ricardo Avena, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Ricardo Avena is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Born and raised in Mexico City, Dr. Avena attended medical school at the National…

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Ileana Cervantes, M.S., PA-C

Ileana Cervantes obtained her Masters degree as a physician assistant through Western University of Health Sciences and is a certified physician assistant through the National Commission on…

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Eric Wagoner, M.S., PA-C

Eric Wagoner obtained his Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies through Loma Linda University. He is a certified physician assistant through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has also obtained certification…

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