GS Faculty

All members of the Department hold appointments through Central Michigan University College of Medicine. The Department has community volunteer physicians that work with resident physicians and students. These community volunteer physicians hold clinical faculty appointments from CMU.​

Samuel Shaheen M.D., F.A.C.S.

Samuel Shaheen M.D., F.A.C.S.

Interim Chair of Surgical Disciplines
Professor of General Surgery

Dr. Shaheen is the Vice Chair of Surgical Disciplines and Professor of Surgery at the CMU College of Medicine Department of Surgery.  He earned an MD degree in 1992 from the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor, and performed his surgical residency at Northwestern University in Illinois. He was board certified by the American Board of Surgery in 1998/2007, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Core Community Faculty:

Colon and Rectal Surgery:
Dean, Phillip A. M.D.
Residency: St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO (1992)

General Surgery:

Bays, Sussan M., M.D., F.A.C.S.
GS Residency: Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals, Inc., Saginaw, MI (1995)
ABS Board Certified

Patel, Sujal G., M.D., F.A.C.S.
GS Residency: Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals, Inc., Saginaw, MI, (2002)
ABS Board Certified

Richardson, Todd M.D.
GS Residency:  Providence Hospital & Medical Center, Southfield, MI (2003)
ABS Board Certified

Shaheen, Samuel J., M.D., F.A.C.S.
GS Residency: Northwestern University Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center, Chicago, IL (1997)
ABS Board Certified


Schinco, Frank P. M.D.
Residency: Northwestern University Medical School/Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL (1983)
ABS Board Certified

Pediatric Surgery:

Williams, Antonio M.D.
Surgical Residency - Moorehouse School of Medicine
July (1999)
Board Certified American Board of Surgery

Plastic/Burn and Hand Surgery:

Barry, Ronald C. M.D.
Plastic, Reconstructive & Hand Surgery
Residency: Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals, Inc.
ABS Board Certified

Zacharek, Anthony M.D.
Integrated Surgery-Plastic Surgery Residency (2004)

Transplant Surgery:

Punch, Jeffrey M.D.
Residency: University of Michigan (1992)
ABS Board Certified

Vascular Surgery:

Bays, Ronald A. M.D.
Residency: Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals, Inc.,
Saginaw, MI (1993)
ABS Certified

Beeman, Brian R. MD
Residency:  Synergy Medical Education Alliance
Saginaw, MI  (2008)
ABS Certified Neurosurgery