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Dr. Reddy is a general endocrinologist, specializing in the management of all endocrine conditions. She is in private practice at Diabetes and Endocrinology Center of Ohio.  Where you were born and/raised? I was born in India but moved to the U.S. at the age of 2, when my parents emigrated here in the 1970s.  I am proud to say that I was raised in the illustrious town of Lima, Ohio​ (Yes I'm   actually   from Lima.) ​​ What was your first job? ​My first job was being the "gift wrap girl" at a local family owned shop in Lima. ​I got to wrap holiday gifts for customers and arrange holiday store displays, including adorable ...
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Dr. Denise Blocker is a Internist and Transitional Care Physician at Central Ohio Primary Care. Where you were born and/raised? I was born in Barberton, Ohio and raised in Copley Ohio (both in NE Ohio in the Akron area). What was your first job? I worked at the concession stand at our local pool over the summer, because we were a one car family and I could walk to work. I was soon in charge of everything including the selling, cooking and even doing the ordering for the owner. I remember actually telling him that I would need a raise for all the additional responsibilities I had mastered, and he gave me the pay increase to $2.50 an hour! What ...
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Dr. Wanda Boudinot is a Pediatrician at COPC/Riverside Pediatric Associates Click here to see Dr. Boudinot's CMA Loop profile Where you were born and/raised? I was raised in Logan Ohio- My parents were born in Poland and immigrated to the States after WWII. My father, a family physician, chose Logan because another Polish physician lived in a nearby community, and Logan had a movie theater- he thought it was a great way to improve his English. I'm married to my high school sweetheart- so it worked out well for me. What was your first job? I worked in my Dad's office cleaning it, acting as receptionist, and going on house calls with him, as well ...
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Dr. Burns is an Ophthalmologist with Ophthalmic Surgeons and Consultants of Ohio Click here to see Dr. Burn's CMA Loop Profile Where you were born and/raised? Delaware, Oh. with short stays in St. Clairsville, Oh and Huntington, W. V. What was your first job? Carried a paper route for the Delaware Gazette for five years. What made you decide to be a physician? I didn't travel the usual route. I was a science student at Ohio Wesleyan U. with no particular major. At the start of my junior year I realized that 9 of my 19 fraternity brothers we going to medical school and I decided that looked good to me. The 9 included CMA doctors Don Gebhart, Joe ...
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Dr. David Stahl is an a Anesthesiologist with the Ohio State Wexner Center. Where you were born and/raised Orange County, CA What was your first job? A Lifeguard. You have two weeks off and a plane ticket to go anywhere. Where would you go? South America - I speak Spanish and have always wanted to explore the countries, cultures, and food. What would you like your fellow CMA physicians to know about you? Having not grown up in the Midwest, I'm occasionally still surprised when strangers come up to say hi . What made you decide to be a physician? I wanted a career where I could make a difference in the lives of others on a daily basis. What hobbies ...
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Where you were born and/raised? Newark, New Jersey What was your first job? Sportswriter for a local newspaper You have two weeks off and a plane ticket to go anywhere. Where would you go? Bend, Oregon What would you like your fellow CMA physicians to know about you? I love music of all kinds from Motown to Country to Opera What made you decide to be a physician? When I was 10 years old, I was inspired by our family physician’s care of my grandmother who had cancer. He often came to see her in her home. What hobbies do you participate in your free time? Exercising with a trainer, Music, Reading Is there ...
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Click here to view Dr. Mayr's Loop profile Where you born and/or raised? Cincinnati, OH What was your first job? I was a lifeguard at a sleepy apartment complex with a host of interesting characters. You have two weeks off and a plane ticket to go anywhere. Where would you go? Backpacking, pack-rafting and fishing in Alaska. What would you like your fellow CMA physicians to know about you? I love the outdoors. I also love learning about things outside the realm of medicine including nature, politics and survival. What made you decide to be a physician? ...
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Click here to view Dr. O'Handley's Loop Profile Where you born and/or raised? Born in Seattle, raised in Newport, R.I., Philippines, Bethesda, Md., California, London, New York. (Navy brat) What was your first job? Clerk in a grocery store in Manhasset, N.Y. You have two weeks off and a plane ticket to go anywhere. Where would you go? Philippine Islands What would you like your fellow CMA physicians to know about you? I love my work with the homeless and underserved. What made you decide to be a physician? The lives of Albert Schweitzer and Tom Dooley, M.D. What hobbies do you participate in your free ...
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Click here to view Dr. Zangmeister's Loop Profile Where were you born? I was born in Columbus, spent brief time in Akron and then Detroit while my father completed his residency/fellowship at those sites, and was then raised for most of my life in Upper Arlington. What was your first job? My first job was cutting grass. I then graduated to working at BBF (a competitor of McDonalds that is now defunct) and bagging groceries at Tom Tarpys (now Huffman's Market). If you had two weeks off and a plane ticket for anywhere, where would you go? St. John's, my idea of heaven on earth! What made you decide to be ...
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Where were you born and/or raised? I was born in the hospital in which I later trained. I suspect not too many people can say that! I have lived in central Ohio all my life and in fact have lived within the same 10 mile radius. I would consider my hometown to be Hilliard where I spent my youth and teenage years and graduated from what was then Hilliard high school. Following residency I have since lived in Dublin where I continue to live. What was your first job? My first job if you go way way back was delivering newspapers for what was then the weekly "Spectator". I remember we delivered a free sample of the paper to every house ...
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