Congratulations to our 2024 Graduating Residents!

Front Row L-R: Dr. Matt Vincent, Dr. Kurtis Carlock, Dr. Max Coale
Back Row L-R: Dr. Ena Nielsen, Dr. Pooja Prabhakar, Dr. Avrey Novak


Kurtis Carlock, M.D.

Kurtis and his wife Laura will be moving to Chicago, where he will complete a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at Rush University. After fellowship, they hope to settle in either the Seattle or the Washington DC area. 


Max Coale, M.D.

Max, his wife Liz, and their son Oliver will return home to Baltimore, Maryland where he will complete a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy Medical Center. After fellowship, Max hopes to practice in the PNW or near family. 


Ena Nielsen, M.D.

Ena and her partner Alex will be returning (together!) to sunny Southern California to complete her fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedics at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. After fellowship they hope to settle somewhere in the Southwest/West coast but are keeping their options open.


Avrey Novak, M.D.

Avrey will be moving to Houston where she will complete a fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. After fellowship, she is looking for academic trauma positions.


Pooja Prabhakar, M.D.

Pooja will be heading to Dallas, Texas to complete a Foot and Ankle Surgery fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center. She is keeping her options open on where she will practice afterwards, although she is interested in staying in the Northwest or Texas. 


Matt Vincent, M.D.

After residency, Matt and his wife, Jenny, will be moving to Los Angeles where he will be completing an Adult Spine fellowship at UCLA. Afterward, he and Jenny hope to settle in California while keeping strong ties to Seattle.