Nausheen Jamal, MD
Founding Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Phone: (956) 296-1426 Dr. Nausheen Jamal is the Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Founding Chair of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and Designated Institutional Official. Dr. Jamal comes to UTRGV from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine where she has served as Associate Professor of Otolaryngology and Director of the residency program. She received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and completed her residency training in Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals in New York. Dr. Jamal specializes in voice, swallowing, and airway disorders and completed her fellowship in Laryngology at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in California.
Michael Sander, MD
Founding Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Phone: (956) 296-2821
Dr. Sander is a native of Weslaco. He earned his medical degree with honors from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. For his orthopedic surgery residency, Dr. Sander attended The University of Iowa Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. He then completed his orthopedic sports fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.