Our Team

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Lori Brown, MD, FACP

Medical Degree: Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Internship: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Residency: Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Diabetes, Gastrointestinal and Cardiac Disease,
Musculoskeletal Disease, Wellness and Disease Prevention, Women’s Health

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Lynette Cederquist, MD

Medical Degree: Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK
Residency: UC San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Pain Management, Urgent Care, Pain and Symptom Management for Cancer Patients


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Alan Shataji, DO

Medical Degree: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago, IL (Valedictorian)
Fellowship: Wake Forest University, Wake Forest, NC
Residency: UC San Diego, School of Medicine  (Chief Resident)
Clinical Expertise Areas: Concussion Assessment, Concussion Management, Exercise Prescriptions, Fracture management, Injury Prevention, Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

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Melanie R. Fiorella, MD

Medical Degree: SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY
Residency: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Board Certifications: Family Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine (Primary Specialty), Primary Care

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Patricia Brady, MD

Medical Degree: Medical School of Triangulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Brazil
Fellowship: West Suburban Hospital, Medical Center, Oak Park, IL
Residency: Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
Board Certifications:  Family Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine

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Suraj Arthur Achar, MD

Medical Degree: SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY
Fellowship: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Residency: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Board Certifications: Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine, Sports Medicine

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Chad Osborne, MD

Medical Degree: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Board Certifications: Family Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine

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Suriti Kundu, MD

Medical Degree: University of California Davis School of Medicine & Surgery, Davis, CA
Residency: UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA
Board Certifications: Family Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine

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Julie Chuan, MD

Medical Degree: UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Board Certifications: Sports Medicine
Clinical Expertise Areas: Family Medicine, Sports Medicine

David Bazzo, M.D. – Chief Medical Officer; Member, Board of Advisors
Dr. Bazzo is associate director of the UC San Diego School of Medicine Physician Assessment and Clinical Education (PACE) program where he is also a clinical professor of family medicine. In addition to operating an active practice in family and sports medicine, Dr. Bazzo serves as co-director of the Primary Care Core Clerkship for the UC San Diego Family Medicine Residency Program and the UC San Diego Sports Medicine Fellowship.

William Norcross, M.D. – Chief of Quality Control; Member, Board of Advisors
Dr. Norcross is the founder and director of the UC San Diego School of Medicine Physician Assessment and Clinical Education (PACE) program. He also serves as a clinical professor of family medicine and preventive medicine at the university where – for more than a decade – he served as the residency director of family medicine.

Stephen Miller, M.D., MPH – Member, Board of Advisors
Dr. Miller has served as a professor of plastic surgery at several institutions including San Francisco General Hospital, Penn State School of Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University and UC San Diego School of Medicine. In 2005, Dr. Miller became president and CEO of the American Board of Medical Specialties and is certified by the American Boards of Surgery and Plastic Surgery. From 1984 to 1990, he served as director of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and chairman of the board from 1989-1990. Dr. Miller was also editor-in-chief of the Yearbook of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and has published more than 200 articles and abstracts.

Stephen Schneid, MHPE – Director of Assessment; Member, Board of Advisors
Stephen Schneid founded the UC San Diego Team-Based Learning (TBL) program for the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences where he serves as  co-director.  He received his Master of Health Professions Education from the University of Illinois, at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine, and has over 10 years of experience in health professions education.  His research interests and expertise are focused on assessment with an emphasis on multiple-choice testing and standard setting.

Leonard Glass, M.D. – Founder; Chairman, Board of Directors
Dr. Glass served as a clinical professor of plastic surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine for six years. As a leading physician certified by the American Board of Surgery and American Board of Plastic Surgery, he operated a private plastic and reconstructive surgery practice for nearly 30 years. Dr. Glass is a member of several professional associations including the San Diego County Medical Society, the San Diego County Plastic Surgery Society, the California Medical Association, the American Society of Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Philip Ramey – Treasurer; Member, Board of Directors
Business consultant, Owner and business C.E.O., (ret.) B.A. in Economics, University of Washington.