Resident group photo at a basketball court

Meet Our Residents

Driscoll Children’s Hospital is privileged to have a diverse, multicultural team of residents in our program. Residents from around the world choose our program for its close-knit system—one that fully utilizes every resident’s talents and capabilities to take them further in their medical careers. We are proud to see the achievements of our graduates and the impacts they make year after year.





Chief Residents


Navid Anvaripour

Navid Anvaripour, MD
Home State/Country: Iran
Hobbies: Playing music, cooking, swimming

Matthew Garcia

Matthew Garcia, MD
Home State/Country: Texas
Hobbies: Video games, watching movies

Dillon Lesak

Dillon Lesak, DO
Home State/Country: Texas
Hobbies: Family fun, hunting, fishing, woodworking, grilling