Media Release: Dayton Children's welcomes 23 new physicians during the 2008-09 fiscal year

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08-26-2009 (Dayton, OH) - The Children's Medical Center of Dayton welcomes 24 new active and courtesy physicians to the hospital for the 2008-09 fiscal year. For more information log on to and click on "Find a doctor."

The new physicians are as follows:

  • Christine Bishop, MD, neonatology/newborn medicine
  • Chad Connor, MD, general pediatrics
  • Eeman Dajani, DDS, dentistry
  • Lawrence Daykin, MD, general pediatrics
  • Samuel Dzodzomenyo, MD, sleep medicine
  • Adan Fuentes, DO, otorhinolaryngology
  • Lisa Gichner, MD, emergency medicine
  • Mark Halsted, MD, medical imaging
  • Todd Hicks, MD, plastic surgery
  • Aniket Joshi, MD, critical care medicine
  • Melissa King, DO, general pediatrics
  • Lisa Klanke, MD general pediatrics
  • Katherine Lambes, MD, internal medicine
  • Pramodha Muniyappa, MD, gastroenterology
  • Jeffrey Pence, MD, pediatric surgery
  • Joy Phelps, DDS, dentistry
  • Hari Polenakovik, MD, internal medicine
  • Olsen Rogers, MD, general pediatrics
  • Max Rubin, MD, dermatology
  • Samantha Sandlin, MD, general pediatrics
  • Raymond Schwab, DO, dermatology
  • Ranjana Sinha, MD, emergency medicine
  • Richard Turner, MD, emergency medicine
  • David Zainey, MD, general pediatrics

For more information, contact:
Marketing Communications Department
Phone: 937-641-3666


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