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Current Fellows

Robert B. Rutherford Fellowship in Vascular Surgery

Dr. John Eun
Senior Fellow

Dr. John C. Eun

John was born in South Korea and grew up in Marietta, Georgia.  He completed his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the University of Virginia.  He then obtained his Doctorate of Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia. He came to the University of Colorado to pursue his training in General Surgery, which included a two-year trauma research fellowship.

John and his wife, Lindsay, welcomed their daughter, Emery, into the world during John’s last year of residency.  John is pleased to be the first Vascular Surgery fellow at the University of Colorado.  John’s hobbies include video games, Atlanta Braves baseball, and movies.

Dr. Manuel Caceres Polo
Junior Fellow

Dr. Manuel Caceres Polo

Dr. Caceres Polo initiated his medical education in the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru.  He further pursued his surgical training at the Louisiana State University in New Orleans and Thoracic Surgical training at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. Dr. Caceres Polo pursued additional advanced cardiac surgical training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the Cedars Sinai Medical Center in the fields of heart and lung transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.

Over the last two years, Dr. Caceres has been caring for our Veterans at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, TN. He has decided to expand the scope of his practice to include all aspects of vascular and endovascular surgery. He is board-certified in General Surgery as well as Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Caceres and his wife Jessica are proud parents of a newborn son, Alexander Caceres Polo.

Dr. Greg Magee
2015-2017 Fellow

Dr. Greg Magee

Greg grew up in Northern Virginia and St. Louis, Missouri. From there he moved to New Haven, CT, where he attended Yale University, played on the varsity football team for four years, and graduated with a double major in Economics & Mathematics and Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry.

In 2000, Greg completed a M.Sc. degree in Applied Statistics at the University of Oxford, where he played on the varsity basketball team. Between graduate and medical school, he spent a year backpacking and photographing his way around the world.

Greg graduated from Yale School of Medicine in 2006. During his time there, he received a scholarship to conduct his thesis research in La Paz, Bolivia, where he helped the Bolivian Ministry of Health develop a testing and treatment program for children with Chagas Disease.

From 2006 to 2013, he was a was a general surgery resident at Stanford, where he served as the administrative chief resident. During his two research years he completed the Stanford Biodesign Surgical Innovation Fellowship, developing patents that formed the basis for two venture-funded start-up companies (Orpheus Medical & Pelvalon), both of which are currently conducting clinical trials.

Greg completed his surgical critical care and trauma surgery fellowship at USC from 2013-2015 and is board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. He will be a vascular surgery fellow at UC Denver from 2015-2017.

His personal interests include international travel, backpacking, scuba diving, mountaineering, cycling, triathlons, basketball, skiing, and photography.