Meet our PM&R Residents

After residency the residents go on to practice all over the country. Here are where the most recent residents have gone.
  • All Saints Hospital, Racine, WI
  • Medical College of WI, Milwaukee, WI
  • McFarland Clinic, Ames, IA
  • Aurora Sports Medicine Institute, Oconomowoc, WI
  • Northwest Neurology, Lake Barrington, IL
  • Unity Point St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Kaweah Delta Hospital, Visalia, CA
  • Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine Clinic, Spokane, WA
  • St. Luke's University Health Network, Bethlehem, PA

Class of 2017: PGIV

 Resident Stefan Buetow, DO

Name: Stefan Buetow, DO
Hometown: Downing, Wisconsin
Undergrad: University of Oregon
Medical School: Rocky Vista University
Professional Interests: Sports Medicine, MSK, Wellness, Ultrasound, Interventional Spine
Hobbies/Interests: Enthusiast of the outdoors, water sports (frozen or unfrozen), costco, colorful socks, creating food & drink, and spending time with my wife, our yellow lab and our daughter



Resident Mark DeFord, MD

Name: Mark DeFord, MD

Hometown: Bloomington, IN

Undergrad: Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Medical School: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School

Professional Interests: MSK, SCI, Sports, Research

Hobbies/Interests: Basketball, rock climbing, Colts football, Purdue sports, traveling





Resident Emily Graf, DO

Name: Emily Graf, DO
Hometown: St. Paul, MN
Undergrad: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Medical School: Des Moines University-college of osteopathic medicine
Professional Interests: Musculoskeletal, Pain Management     

Hobbies/Interests: Card making/scrapbooks, weight-lifting, gardening


Resident Brent Pennelly, MD

Name: Brent Pennelly, MD
Hometown: Fremont, CA
Undergrad: Santa Clara University
Medical School: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

Professional Interests: General Inpatient Rehab, SCI, Neuro-Rehab, Amputee Care, Spasticity

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with my wife, camping, hiking, visiting the national parks, photography, canoeing, laughing



Resident Brian Robertson-Dick, MD

Name: Brian Robertson-Dick, MD
Hometown: Barrington, IL
Undergrad: Washington University in St. Louis
Medical School: Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Professional Interests: Spasticity, Neurorehabilitation, Musculoskeletal, EMG, and Research
Hobbies/Interests: Training for and running competitive road/track races, music (playing guitar, going to concerts), improvisational comedy, swimming, biking and outdoor activities


Resident Vivian Roy, MD


Name: Vivian Roy, MD
Hometown: Potomac, MD
Undergrad: University of Maryland, College Park
Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Professional Interests: General Rehabilitation, Amputee Care, Sports & Spine
Hobbies/Interests: Eating cheese, sewing, tennis & volleyball, Maryland/DC area sports, playing video games, being a Costco connoisseur (but not as much as Stefan)








Class of 2018: PGIII

 Resident Cassandra List, MD

Name: Cassandra List, MD

Hometown: Miami, Florida
Undergrad: Loyola University Chicago
Medical School: Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago
Professional Interests:  Brain Injury, Spasticity, General Rehabilitation
Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with family and friends, rest and relaxation with my dog, Oliver, cooking




Resident Thanzeela Mohideen, MD

Name: Thanzeela Mohideen, MD

Hometown: Valparaiso, IN
Undergrad: Indiana University
Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
Professional Interests: General Rehabilitation, SCI, Neuro, Pain, Sports, MSK
Hobbies/Interests: Drawing, Painting, Reading, Movies






Resident Kimberly Pillsbury, MD

Name:  Kimberly Pillsbury, MD  

Hometown:  Oconto, WI
Undergrad:  University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Medical School:  Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
Professional Interests: General Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal, Sports Medicine, Amputees
Hobbies/Interests: Cooking and baking, Playing and cuddling with my pup, Staying active and working out, Nearly everything outdoors, Country music, the Packers, Spoiling my nieces


Resident Carrie Poethke, DO

Name: Carrie Poethke, DO

Hometown: Rochester, MN

Undergrad: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Medical School: Des Moines University

Professional Interests: Sports Medicine, Musculoskeletal, Interventional Spine, Spasticity, Electrodiagnostics, Ultrasound, Wellness & Fitness

Hobbies/Interests: Running, biking, swimming, trying new restaurants, traveling, enjoying beaches and lakes, and spending time with family and friends



Resident Zara Schulman, MD

Name: Zara Schulman, MD

Hometown: West Bloomfield, MI
Undergrad: University of Michigan
Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Professional Interests: General Rehabilitation, MSK, SCI, Amputees, Stroke, EMG 
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, camping, hiking, origami, baking, Red Wings hockey


Resident Sarah Stauder, MD

Name:  Sarah Stauder, MD

Hometown:  Brookfield, WI
Undergrad:   UW-Madison
Medical School:  MCW
Professional Interests:  Pediatrics, Brain Injury, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Dementia, Palliative Care
Hobbies/Interests:  Food, trying new restaurants, cooking, wine, dance, Badgers sports, spending time with family including my dog



Class of 2019: PGII

Resident Sheila Bhat, MD

Name: Sheila Bhat, MD
Hometown: Downers Grove, IL
Undergrad: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Professional Interests: General Rehabilitation, Spasticity, Stroke, Amputees

Hobbies/Interests: Traveling, cooking, hiking, movies



Resident Cristina Dickson, DO

Name: Cristina Dickson, DO
Hometown: Delray Beach, FL
Undergrad: Florida Atlantic University
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Professional Interests: Pediatrics, Spasticity

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with my family, friends, husband Nic & my dogs Walter & Lola and cat Lewis, traveling, trying new restaurants, going to festivals in the summer and Netflix binges in winter



Resident Bryan Lamb, MD

Name: Bryan Lamb, MD
Hometown: Bloomingdale, IL
Undergrad: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: Chicago Medical School
Professional Interests: MSK, Sports Medicine, EMG, TBI

Hobbies/Interests: Golf, soccer, Notre Dame Football, Chicago White Sox


Resident Carrie Miller, MD

Name: Carrie Miller, MD
Hometown: Milwaukee, WI
Undergrad: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Medical School: Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

Professional Interests: Sports Medicine, Musculoskeletal, General Rehabilitation

Hobbies/Interests: Running, biking, boating, snowboarding (basically anything that involves being active outdoors!), cooking, and traveling



Resident Kyle Ryan, MD

Name: Kyle Ryan, MD
Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
Undergrad: University of California, Davis
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Professional Interests: SCI, MSK, Sports Medicine, Adaptive Sports

Hobbies/Interests: Swimming, biking, running, triathlons, cooking, going to concerts, photography


Resident Bridget Walker, MD

Name: Bridget Walker, MD
Hometown: Houston, TX
Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Professional Interests: Inpatient Rehabilitation, Brain Injury, SCI, Neuro Rehabilitation

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with my husband and our two dogs, traveling, photography, potlucks, cooking, baking, reading, Korean dramas