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Current Residents

View current Podiatric Surgical Residency Program residents by selecting a name below.

Nooreen Ibrahim, DPM

Medical School: Des Moines University

Nooreen Ibrahim, DPM was born and raised in Chicago. She attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where she majored in neuroscience. She went to medical school at Des Moines University where she was a peer tutor, fitness instructor, participated in research and published an article.

Nooreen is happily married and enjoys spending time with her husband, reading and practicing Mixed Martial Arts.

Christopher Juels, DPM

Medical School: Des Moines University

Chris Juels, DPM was born and raised in a small town outside of Iowa City. He attended Beloit College in Wisconsin where he majored in chemistry and also played collegiate football. Chris then proceeded to attend Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. There he was a student tutor and involved with the Pi Delta honor society. He then joined St. Joseph Campus’ podiatry residency to pursue a surgical podiatric career.

Chris is married and loves to spend time with his wife and his dog Zoie. He also enjoys playing basketball, running, snowboarding, wakeboarding, exploring Milwaukee, and watching sports.

Caroline Kiser, DPM

Medical School: William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Carrie Kiser, DPM was born in Columbus, Ohio; however, she was raised in the Chicagoland area. She attended the University of Illinois - Chicago where she majored in biological science with a minor in Spanish. Carrie has a special interest in sports medicine, complex deformities and reconstruction of the foot and ankle.

Outside of work, Carrie is happily married and spends most free evenings and weekends with her two dogs Nayla and Chloe. She enjoys playing tennis, cooking, visiting zoos and traveling.

Jonathan Shih, DPM

Medical School: Midwestern University of Arizona

Jonathan Shih, DPM was born and raised in Jefferson City, Missouri. He earned his bachelor’s degree in athletic training from Southwest Baptist University, where he was a scholarship concertmaster violinist. Jonathan’s interest in foot and ankle began while working as an athletic training student with collegiate sports during his undergraduate studies. He earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from Midwestern University of Arizona.

Jonathan is an avid fly fisherman, and he also enjoys hiking, running, swimming, hunting, camping and following Mizzou athletics.

Anne Stroze, DPM

Medical School: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

Anne Stroze, DPM was raised in Wellington, Florida. She attended Florida State University where she majored in exercise science and was president of the university’s Student Association of Pre-Health Professionals. More importantly, she became a lifelong fan of the Seminoles. Anne then moved to Chicago where she attended medical school and served as president of her college’s chapter for the Pi Delta Honor Society. She spent an additional intern year of residency in Chicago and then moved to Milwaukee to join the St. Joseph Podiatric Residency program.

Outside of work Anne enjoys going to the gym, rock climbing, college football and spending free time volunteering at her family friend’s record and book store.

James Whelan, DPM

Medical School: Des Moines University, College of Podiatric Medicine & Surgery

James Whelan, DPM was born and raised in Omaha, and he attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln for his undergraduate studies and then proceeded onto DMU College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. After graduating from podiatry school, he began his foot and ankle surgical residency training here at Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus.

Outside of work, James enjoys exploring Milwaukee with his friends, traveling, ice fishing, camping in northern Wisconsin, and following his Nebraska Huskers along with professional sports teams in Wisconsin.

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Monica Kurzewski
Program Coordinator
Phone: 414-874-4500