Vanessa Fuentes, MD
Undergraduate School: Vanderbilt University
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University SOM
Why did you choose Wash U for residency?
I completed an away rotation at WashU and loved all the people I worked with. I felt at home and knew that WashU had everything I was looking for in a program including a close-knit group of residents, strong surgical training, numerous research opportunities, and a diverse patient population.
What do you like best about being a resident at WashU?
Working with my co-residents and amazing faculty to care for our patients.
Hometown: Smyrna, TN
What do you do outside of work?
Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my class, eating pizza, watching movies, and visiting family in Nashville!