Meet our Residents

1st Year Residents

Anne Niehaus, MD

Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

Juan Ramos, MD

Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine-Carolinas Campus

2nd Year Residents

Alison Schildt, MD

Medical School: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine

Courtney Verscaj, MD

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine

3rd Year Resident

Ryan Gates, MD

Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine at Galveston

Ryan is interested in dysmorphology and clinical genetics, specifically diagnosis and early intervention for children with neurodevelopmental diseases.  He also has a passion for medical education and bioinformatics and hopes to incorporate each of those into his future practice.


4th Year Resident

Brendan Floyd, MD, PhD

Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine

Graduate: PhD (Biochemistry) University of Wisconsin-Madison

Brendan is interested in the intersection between genetics, metabolism, and the heart. He has been involved with research into the utility of an algorithm to guide genetic testing for neonates with congenital heart disease, as well as evaluating for deficiencies of important metabolism-related vitamins in children with heart failure.